Tag Archives: Upcycling

Airline upcycles 4 million plastic bottles

AFTER SIX months of research and design, Virgin Atlantic has today revealed amenity kits made of 100% recycled material.   The kits have been designed with sustainability in mind. They’re made from recycled PET (rPET) material which smashes, melts, polymerizes and spins recycled plastic bottles into a workable yarn. Using this technology, the airline estimates…
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Royal Wedding Dress Rumours Rubbished!

Will it be white, with hand-sewn roses, pure taffeta, cinched-in corsetry and what about that all-important train? The excitement around Kate Middleton’s wedding dress is reaching fever pitch, so much so that Julia Roebuck, a recent graduate from the London College of Fashion, has used her creative flare to create a unique one-of-a-kind dress for…
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