NYFW: Future Fashion by Brave GentleMan

Stepping in from the the sunny, winter NYC streets and inside the doors of the Mercer Hotel, an invitation leads me to a well appointed pop-up showroom.

Entering the room, you could hear the distinct sound of champagne corks popping. Joshua Katcher, designer of Brave GentleMan, was the cause for this evening's toast, a celebration of his first fully vegan, luxury men's suiting collection. 

Written by The Air Vegan

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LUSH Goes Naked

Late last year we flew out to Berlin for the LUSH Prize, which you can read all about it in Issue Seven, but what you didn’t know is that we also visited their brand new naked store. That’s right, it’s packaging-free.

They have really useful facts dotted around the store that highlight the specific reasons why their store is packaging-free.

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The Power Of Getting Angry

It sometimes feels like we’re living in a world of positivity, and declarations of #postivevibes only. 

Sure, nobody really likes to spend too much time with a Negative Nancy or a Debbie Downer (side note: why are all these names female?) but humans are capable of a wide and varied range of emotions. We are complex creatures who react to the world around us with emotions, thoughts and intelligence, to deny any ‘negative’ emotions is to deny a large portion of what makes us who we are. 

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Black Eyed Peas Release New Vegan Anthem

Will.I.Am is back and rapping about his vegan lifestyle in Black Eyed Peas’ new track ‘Vibrations’.

In the track the Black Eyed Peas talk about finding “a brand new vibe” with a focus on changing their views and staying ‘elevated’, which for Will.I.Am includes his new plant-based lifestyle. Watch the video here.

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How Your Purchases Can Vote For You

We each have individual values and causes that we care about, whether they’re ethical, environmental, to do with people, animals or otherwise.

We’ve discovered CoGo, a new platform and app that enables you to communicate your values through your purchases and effect change in businesses you shop from. We caught up with Ben Gleisner, founder of CoGo to find out more about this new platform.

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