The GreenShows is an ambitious fashion event that seeks to exclusively showcase designs that are committed to ecofriendly, ethically-sound, fair-trade fashion. This is The GreenShows 2nd year producing a full-length runway show by 11 select designers. Each designer will be given the opportunity to show their Fall 2010 collection before an audience of influential editors, buyers, and VIPs.
Each designer selected for The GreenShows must follow a specific set of criteria geared toward demonstrating that innovative, luxurious, and inspirational fashions can be created, produced, and manufactured without compromising ethical and environmentally-conscious standards. Some examples of what the brands may incorporated include:
- Vegan/Animal-Free Materials
- Ethically Produced
- Fair Trade
- Organic Materials
- Recycled Materials
- Ethically Produced Wool
- Natural Dyes
- Carbon Footprint Conscious
As well as showcasing eco-friendly fashions, The GreenShows’ design team will produce the entire event using 100% environmentally-friendly, energy efficient, sustainable, recycled, recyclable and
compostable materials wherever possible. From the runway to the lighting, from
the marketing to the invitations, The GreenShows is devoted to
working with materials that are of the highest green standards available on the
The GreenShows will host an opening night runway show and event on Febuary 15,
2010 followed by two days of shows.