Stella McCartney and Christopher Raeburn are among 10 brands that were given the CO10 leadership award for sustainability.
The business network Common Objective applauded those 10 brands for having pioneered best practice in the fashion industry.
Christopher Raeburn for example is a purveyor of menswear clothes, made with a remake, reduce, recycle ethos.
The winners will be connected with experts who will impart a wealth of insight in environmental solutions.
About Stella McCartey :
Stella is an English fashion designer. She is a daughter of American photographer, musician, and animal rights activist Linda McCartney and former Beatles member Sir Paul McCartney. Like her parents, McCartney is a firm supporter of animal rights and is particularly known for her use of vegetarian and animal-free alternatives in her work.
McCartney launched a joint-venture line with Adidas, establishing a long-term partnership with the corporation in September 2004. This line is a sports performance collection for women.
In January 2010, McCartney announced she would be collaborating with Disney to create an Alice in Wonderland-inspired jewelry collection. In July of the same year, together with PETA and eco designer Atom Cianfarani, McCartney worked to petition the British Ministry of Defence to cease the use of Canadian Black Bears as the fur for their guards’ hats. As of yet, the Military has not taken up the change.
In July 2011 she participated at the catwalk of The Brandery fashion show in Barcelona.
In December 2018, Stella McCartney announced to launch a new fashion industry charter for climate action, in collaboration with the United Nations. To help fashion companies welcome sustainable business practices.