All posts tagged: SUSTAINABILITY

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How to Re-Sell the Luxury Furniture You No Longer Need

Now that your spring cleaning is finally done, why not make some money? Your discarded “stuff” could be perfect for one of the best luxury home goods re-sale sites. You will, of course, also be contributing the growth of the circular economy and luxury sustainability efforts. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy is sharing the facts on how to re-sell luxury furniture, home decor and objects that you no longer need.

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The Best Luxury Faux Fur Brands in the World

Sustainable fashion is rapidly growing in importance, and in market share, in the luxury world. One of the hottest areas is fur, as more and more global luxury brands go fur-free. So what are the best luxury faux fur brands in the world right now? Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has rounded up eight designers and brands that are at the sustainable fashion forefront in fur.

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Celebrating Good Deeds: The April Sparkler of the Month

Sparklers is a monthly series that highlights those who have recently spread light in the world. Every day, people choose to shine in ways large and small. These moments of grace and generosity don’t always get reported on, and unfortunately they can be quickly forgotten. So we’re celebrating good deeds and kind acts. Because sometimes good news and kindness are the sweetest luxuries of all. The Sparkler of the Month for April is Edible Schoolyard NYC.

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The Best Sustainable Luxury Items for Outdoor Parties

Eco-friendly entertaining is important for the planet. And with the ban on single-use plastic growing in many locations, it will soon become mandatory. But can outdoor parties using sustainable items also be chic? With these eco-friendly home decor brands, the answer is an emphatic yes. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has done the research, and she’s sharing the best sustainable luxury items – straws, serveware, napkins, and more – for outdoor parties.