26 Feb '14, 2am

Daniel Silverstein, zero waste designers New York fashion week show

Whether you’re an avid reality television viewer or a follower of eco-fashion, the name Daniel Silverstein is probably on your radar. The charismatic, near-prodigy level graduate of the Fashion Institute of Technology (whose portfolio was lauded when he was only 14 years old) and finalist of NBC’s Fashion Star , is pioneering a new realm of design, one that benefits people and the planet. Ecouterre sat down with Daniel and his brand manager and longtime friend, Chris Anderson, after his Fall/Winter 2014 presentation at Launch NYC Fashion Week to talk about his start, the label’s past four years, and the future of sustainable fashion. Let’s start at the beginning. How did you become interested in fashion? Silverstein: All I ever wanted to do was be a designer in NYC, but there weren’t many options for a 16-year-old boy in Madison, New Jersey. I had been taking weekend class...

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