Archive for the ‘Ethical’ category

Upcycling thoughts

November 21st, 2011

Upcycling Regurgitating the media! We are constantly being reminded in the media that our planet is precious and we should be very mindful of all that we throw away into landfill, but what do we do when we simply no longer have use for an item and have to dispose of it?  This is when [...]

Roadkill Couture part II

July 29th, 2011

Is this a horror show, or is this an ethical way of reusing animal waste?  The collection is certainly very striking and very wearable.  If it weren’t for the title of Roadkill Couture, then we would probably be none the wiser.  The topic is very interesting to us at Ethical Eco Art, as from an [...]

It seems that couture is now taking on even more different forms.  The fact that the 28 year old German biologist and fashion designer Anke Domaske has a new collection of outfits made from cow’s milk proves that this is definitely the case, hence couture from cow’s milk. It feels like silk, but is easy [...]

Ethical Roadkill Couture

July 27th, 2011

This appears to be a highly controversial topic.  Is it ethical to use animals in this way?  Is it green and sustainable to have Ethical Roadkill couture? It was referred to by ‘The Guardian’ in their greenliving blog recently as ‘ethical pelts or revolting wraps’.  Take a look and see for yourselves………….. This is a [...]

  Our new client’s kitchen has just been renovated, which means that the bookshelves in the fireplace recess now house a collection of vintage china plates.  This leaves the books temporarily homeless. If the kitchen renovations have been designed to reflect a green and ec0-friendly lifestyle, the new bookshelves must showcase all of these factors. [...]

Business Ethics

April 8th, 2011

Business ethics is an important subject. It is a key issue in many businesses and also an essential part of many school and college courses in Business Studies. This YouTube clip features a series of short “business ethics” situations for consideration and discussion. It takes almost 9.5 minutes to watch the whole sequence. Go ahead, [...]