What happens to the leftover slaughterhouse scraps that are unfit for human consumption? Apparently there’s a new process where those waste products can be made into wool! Creepy or cool? You decide!
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The Birkin bag is quite possibly the most well-known bag in the world. But last week, British singer Jane Birkin, the bag’s namesake, asked Hermes to dissociate her name from the crocodile versions of the bag after the results of a PETA investigation revealed the cruel slaughtering of reptiles used to make them.
Whenever I talk about vegan alternatives to leather, I feel like I get a lot of pushback. Leather is a natural material, so it must be eco-friendly, right? I feel like that argument fails on many levels, and the video below is just one example of how unnatural the leather industry really is.
PETA receives LUSH Prize Public Awareness Award for exposing and ending experiments on animals.
The following tips will help you have an animal-friendly Halloween:
When you adopt a homeless dog from an animal shelter, you obviously save a life—and get a devoted pal in the bargain. But did you know that saving a dog’s life just might save your life, too?
Calling all animal-friendly shoppers: From tees, tanks, and totes to lunch bags, mugs, and perfume—and even an ultra-cute piggy bank—get a glimpse of PETA’s latest summer fashions and other items in our summer lookbook. Here’s just a sample of our latest clothing for the cruelty-free crowd: Be a bunny’s honey—tell everybody whose side you’re on […]
peta2 (PETA’s youth division) is partnering with Macbeth to release the shoe for its “The First Step” campaign to encourage people to purchase a pair of cruelty-free shoes as their first step toward helping to stop cruelty to animals.
The company’s just-launched new label, Della, features clothing and accessories made entirely from sustainable vegan materials. And each piece is handmade by underprivileged women in Ghana, who benefit by receiving skills training, access to education, and a living wage.
Eco-friendly + economical = good for the earth items just in time for Earth Day…
This year why not choose romantic, cruelty-free gifts that show love to both your valentine and animals?
My neighbors had better get ready for me to start raiding their fruit trees, because I think I know where all my grocery money is going this month. I’ve fallen for Beyond Skin and Bourgeois Boheme, two hot new shoe brands created by budding British designer and vegan Sara Owen. Her design philosophy is that […]
[social_buttons] I’ve really enjoyed getting to know my new co-worker this past week. Sarah, a vegan and downright organic romantic, is on the hunt for super stylin’ vegan boots without the super expensive price tag. So, I’ve put on my internet hunting garb (the Popomomo Sleuthing Dress) and have come up with a nice range […]
Hot drama star Kelly Carlson is the newest face to grace the cover of PETA’s cruelty-free shopping guide encouraging folks to shop only for “products that have not been smeared in rabbits’ eyes, injected into mice, or force-fed to guinea pigs.” Effective alternatives that don’t involve hurting animals are available everywhere, yet how is it […]
Just days after Project Runway’s Tim Gunn sent a message to Donna Karan asking her to ditch the use of fur in her collection, the company has announced that her fall 2009 lines will be fur-free with “no plans” to use fur in the future.
Many people including Mariah Carey, Kim Catrall, and Sharon Osbourne have been sickened by exposés of animals on fur farms, resulting in the donation of thousands of fur coats to PETA. On November 28th, under a sign stating “Free Fur Coats,” PETA and A Better Place will hand out dozens of fur coats to some […]
PETA and other animal welfare groups are confused by Hayden Panettiere, vegetarian and animal rights campaigner, who is working with leather goods manufacturer Dooney & Bourke on a signature bag available this Spring.
PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) has teamed up with X-Files star Gillian Anderson (Agent Scully) to urge celebrities, such as Tom Cruise and Heidi Klum, to boycott designer Giorgio Armani, who they are accusing of going back on his word to stop using fur. PETA sent letters to a number of celebrities […]
Natalie Portman Has Our Unabashed Support While we’re on the topic of ethical footwear this week, Natalie Portman has recently designed a line of vegan shoes for Té Casan, and she is having a sale. In between being a superstar, a main feature in Elle and speaking out for PETA, she has also found the […]