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Canada's First and Only Eco Fashion Award Needs Your Help! : TreeHugger via @TreeHugger

Canada's First and Only Eco Fashion Award Needs Your Help! : TreeHugger via @TreeHugger

2010 Design Forward Nominee, Nixxi. Photo: Nixxi Do you want to be Canada's next top eco fashion designer? Canadian non-profit Fashion Takes Action 's gave designer Nicole Bridger the Design Forward eco fashion award in 2010 but the 2011 title is up for the taking. (Full disclosure: I am on the 2011 Advisory Board.) They're even opening it up to designers in the United States. America's next top eco fashion designer, anyone? But before we get ahead of ourselves, the non-profit needs your help. Here's how: Last year, non-profit Fashion Takes Action devoted months of its time to the Design Forward award. With zero funding, they managed to pull together the bones of the award, from the website to the marketing and PR, and award a prize valued at over $50,000 to the winner. 2010 Design Forward Nominee, Lav & Kush. Photo: Lav & Kush Well now it's year two, and the non-profit ha...

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