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Christina Binkley, Rachel Kibbe, Shilla Kim-Parker

Hot Buttons is a show about the future of fashion and culture on a changing planet. Each week, Christina Binkley, Rachel Kibbe,... more

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Repairing our way to sustainability

One way to curb overproduction of clothing is to keep the clothes we have longer. It’s an old-fashioned solution but... more

11 Aug 2022 · 40 minutes
The planet is awash in returns

This week, we’re talking about returns. The more we shop, the more we return. And the more we shop online,... more

04 Aug 2022 · 51 minutes
Putting beauty products under the microscope

This week, we take our first look at the beauty industry – skin care, cosmetics, hair care, and wellness supplements... more

28 Jul 2022 · 48 minutes
H&M’s sustainability deception

H&M has an uphill battle to be taken seriously as a sustainable fashion brand, and last week it got even... more

21 Jul 2022 · 42 minutes
Metaverse fashion is framed as a sustainability play. Is it?

The metaverse became a household term after Mark Zuckerberg rebranded Facebook as Meta, and Fortnite gamers started attending virtual concerts... more

14 Jul 2022 · 53 minutes
Is recycled plastic clothing a lie?

This week, we’re talking about plastic fashion. Your Instagram and TikTok feed are probably littered with feel-good ads for clothes... more

30 Jun 2022 · 41 minutes
The trillion-dollar climate gap in fashion

Last fall, the Apparel Impact Institute and Fashion for Good mapped out what it would take to cut fashion’s carbon... more

23 Jun 2022 · 51 minutes
Unpacking fashion’s complicated impact on the planet

For the first topic of our first episode, we are asking a simple question: what is fashion’s actual impact on... more

16 Jun 2022 · 58 minutes
Trailer: Is fashion fit for the future? We need to talk about it.

There’s no turning away from today’s reality: the demand for sustainability has come for the fashion industry. Christina Binkley, Rachel Kibbe,... more

07 Jun 2022 · 5 minutes
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