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Michael Phelps Stars in Louis Vuitton Core Values Commercial | Olympic Swimmer Poses with Record-Breaking Gymnast

Michael Phelps Stars in Louis Vuitton Core Values Commercial | Olympic Swimmer Poses with Record-Breaking Gymnast

Swimming superstar Michael Phelps is the latest big name tapped for Louis Vuitton's Core Values advertising campaign. It's no big surprise really, as an image of the record-breaking Olympic medallist in a bathtub next to ...


Apolis Designs Market Bag for Steven Alan | Local + Global Tote Helps Bangladesh Women’s Co-Op

Apolis Designs Market Bag for Steven Alan | Local + Global Tote Helps Bangladesh Women’s Co-Op

Social enterprise initiative Apolis has created a simple Market Bag for New York fashion boutique Steven Alan. This is Apolis' ninth Local + Global project, and part of an initiative which connects regional retailers with Apolis' global advocacy efforts.

The reusable ...


Stella McCartney’s Charity Python Tote for Kenya | Recycled Canvas Tent Bag Helps Africa

Stella McCartney’s Charity Python Tote for Kenya | Recycled Canvas Tent Bag Helps Africa

Stella McCartney's latest vegan tote isn't just good for the planet; it's also good for its people.

Stella McCartney's new printed python shopper was created as part of Ethical Fashion Africa, a unique initiative spearheaded by the United Nations. Workers in Nairobi, Kenya hand crafted the ...


Rising Tide Fair Trade’s Eco-Friendly Bags | Sustainable Label Helps Female Artisans

Rising Tide Fair Trade’s Eco-Friendly Bags | Sustainable Label Helps Female Artisans

Virginia Dooley and Nicole Jones are doing their bit to help women out of poverty with their fashion label Rising Tide Fair Trade. The company launched in 2004 with a view to help the planet and its people.

Rising Tide Fair Trade sources materials ...


Michael Kors Hamilton Bag for Japan | Limited Edition Pink Handbag Helps Red Cross

Michael Kors Hamilton Bag for Japan | Limited Edition Pink Handbag Helps Red Cross

Michael Kors will release a limited edition Hamilton bag to assist ongoing earthquake relief efforts in Eastern Japan.

The Hamilton has been one of Michael Kors most popular purses for a few years now, and this one's set to be even more covetable. The ...


Vintage Cartier Purse Raises Thousands for Children’s Hospice | Rare Silk Bag Helps Helen & Douglas House

Vintage Cartier Purse Raises Thousands for Children’s Hospice | Rare Silk Bag Helps Helen & Douglas House

A vintage Cartier handbag raised £2600 for the Helen & Douglas House when it was auctioned off recently. The stunning silk purse commanded significantly more than its £300 to £500 estimate.

All money raised at the auction will go to the Helen & Douglas House, a children's ...


Free Endearment Releases Breast Cancer Dana Clutch | Pink Cowhide Purse Helps Hope Lodges

Free Endearment Releases Breast Cancer Dana Clutch | Pink Cowhide Purse Helps Hope Lodges

Free Endearment has released a hot pink version of its popular Dana clutch to commemorate Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

The Dana purse is an accordion style clutch, so it packs a greater organizational punch than your average evening purse. It's made entirely from cowhide, ...


Gucci Helps Chinese Workers | Handbag Label Responded to Employee Complaints

Gucci Helps Chinese Workers | Handbag Label Responded to Employee Complaints

Gucci headquarters has responded swiftly to complaints of inhumane working conditions in its store in Shenzhen, China.

Store employees banded together to report the problems to their local newspaper, the Global Times. The workers complained that they were required to work many hours ...


Coles Supermarkets Releases Cathy Freeman Foundation Bag | Student Artwork Shopper Helps Palm Island Charity

Coles Supermarkets Releases Cathy Freeman Foundation Bag | Student Artwork Shopper Helps Palm Island Charity

Australia's Coles supermarket chain has partnered up with the Cathy Freeman Foundation to create a contemporary new reusable shopping bag. The shopper features colorful artwork from Jimeka Richardson, an indigenous student living on Australia's remote Palm Island.

Richardson says the vibrant pinks, greens, and blues she's ...


Fashion. Love. Africa Helps Kenyan Women | Plastic Bag Totes Benefit Poor Community

Fashion. Love. Africa Helps Kenyan Women | Plastic Bag Totes Benefit Poor Community

After witnessing the poor conditions of residents of the Giota Garbage Slum in Nakuru, Kenya, designer Ryan Clements knew he had to do his bit to help out. And so he created Fashion. Love. Africa, an accessories company that provides jobs for the ...