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Brand Activation & Immersion Interview: DTC Pioneer Outlier Looks Back On Ten Years Of Menswear Innovation

Known for its use of innovative performance materials and online-only retail model, Outlier shares insights into paving a path for many direct-to-consumer apparel brands to come

Design Modern Home Created Entirely Out Of Modular Shipping Crates

A project in Ecuador used the ubiquitous material to design a spacious and industrial-chic house

Retail Zara's Fall Collection Is Sustainable From Stitches To Shipping

The fashion brand is making strides to keep its clothing line ethical including use of material, labor and energy

Fashion & Apparel This Thread Can Produce And Store Solar Energy

The new technology could allow you to charge your devices on-the-go using your clothing materials

Design Recycled Newsprint Gets A Second Life As Furniture

Despite being made from paper, the marbled brick-like creations are sturdy enough for everyday use

Fashion & Apparel Handbags Crafted From An Old NFL Stadium

People for Urban Progress is an up-cycling program that tackles the waste problem of big demolitions

Fashion & Apparel Samsung Offshoot Makes Smart Belt That Monitors Your Overeating

This waistline wearable knows when you've been seated for too long and can stop you from eating an extra large meal

Technology Take Design Concepts Off The Page With This Unique Pen

The 3D printing tool can create wood and copper products that can be polished or sanded for versatile finishes

Design Designer Collaborates With NYC Sanitation Department On Sustainable Fashion Project

The collection features reused and recycled labor uniforms to make green-living effortlessly cool

Automotive New Bendable Concrete Offers More Durability Than Regular Materials

ConFlexPave could halve the time it takes to install new pavement

Retail Waterproof Hats Designed For Urban Environments

An umbrella for your head: Herschel Supply Co. and GORE-TEX® collaborated on a range of technical caps to keep city-dwellers dry

Advertising Japan Wants To Make 2020 Olympic Medals From Recycled Electronic Waste

The Tokyo Games could showcase the first-ever gold, silver and bronze awards made from discarded phones and computers

Food & Beverage A Tiny Amount Of This Powder Could Block All The Bitterness In Food

A new substance made from mushrooms can bond with taste receptors on your tongue to overcome unpleasant flavors

Home Movable Vacation House Constructed Using Concrete Boxes

The 4,000 square foot building is made up of modular frames so it can be relocated if needed due to coastline erosion