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The Dancing Vegan: Meet Agnes Muljadi

By Chere Di Boscio There’s practically no one else in the whole world that can immediately inspire a jaw dropping sense of amazement in little girls like ballerinas can (ok, maybe princesses, too). And many of us never outgrow…

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Rock Royalty: Vegan Designer Leah Weller

By Chere Di Boscio Music Artist, Model, DJ and now vegan designer, Leah Weller is also rock & roll royalty, thanks to her father, Paul Weller. Leah’s venture into music has already seen her perform at VFestival 2013 and Nobu Unplugged,…

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Meet Jennifer Wang, the Sustainable Siren

By Chere Di Boscio Fashion bloggers are undoubtedly a creative force, styling themselves in ways that inspire us to dress better. But quite often, they also encourage mindless consumerism by promoting clothes that reflect passing trends, but soon end…

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Meet Vegan Vlogger Kristen Leo

By Chere Di Boscio Watch out, Kardashians, carnivores, and all owners of Fast Fashion brands: Kristen Leo is on the loose! This popular ethical fashion and vegan vlogger is funny, fierce, fearless, fabulous and full of rage – which is…

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Ev of Construction: Meet Designer Ev Bessar

By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi Designer Ev Bessar has long been one of Eluxe’s favourites, thanks to her sustainable approach to unique knitwear and urban clothing with an unconventional flair. The Russian born, New York based designer uses organic cotton…

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Hip Hop Star Eve Shows Goodwill to African Girls

By Diane Small Move over, Angelina – there’s a new celeb philanthropist in town! Musician and actress Eve Jeffers-Cooper (a.k.a Eve) has been announced as a Goodwill Ambassador for Malaika, a non-profit that provides education and health programmes in the Democratic Republic…

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Ma Vie En Vert: Diana Verde Nieto

By Chere Di Boscio There can be little doubt that small sustainable brands catering to a conscious consumers are increasing in the market every day. From organic perfumeries to ethically constructed furniture, demand for such goods is also on the rise…

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Why Arianna Huffington Wants You in Bed

By Lauren Kearney In modern society, we’re always telling ourselves to do more and sleep less. Saying “sleep is for losers.” Admiring those people who say: “I’ll sleep when I’m dead.” Well, we need to do the exact opposite, according…

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Hungry for Fashion: Rankin’s Hunger Magazine Celebrates 5 Years

 By Chere Di Boscio On 21st March, Rankin’s Hunger Magazine celebrated its 5th birthday with its 10th issue being released. To highlight the diversity of content, birthday year, changes in look and style, the issue features 5 different covers. It’s also the first time ever that Rankin himself…

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Our Salute to 8 Awesome Female Activists

By Diane Small What makes a woman great? It’s a huge question, with a million possible answers. So it was really difficult to come up with a list of only 8 female activists to celebrate women’s day this year.…

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A Dude Making a Difference: Rob Greenfield

By Simona Campli Rob Greenfield finds his bliss in various, unexpected ways: this American adventurer, environmental activist, inspirational speaker, author and entrepreneur was a former materialistic boy who rejected a life of booze, bongs and babes when he realised it just wasn’t…

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Exclusive Interview with Rankin – Less Is More

By Chere Di Boscio Fashion photographer Rankin made his name in publishing, founding the seminal monthly magazine Dazed & Confused with Jefferson Hack in 1992. It provided a platform for innovation for emerging stylists, designers, photographers and writers. The…

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Our 20 Sexiest Vegan Women

By Holly Litchfield They write books, star in films, create fashion lines, and sing pop songs you just can’t get out of your head. But more than being hot A-list entertainers, these women are also models of sustainability thanks…

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Eluxe Exclusive Interview: Gene Baur

By Lauren Kearney You may have first seen Gene Baur when he was featured talking about how not eating animal products changed his life in the inspirational  pro-vegan film, Forks Over Knives. Hailed as ‘’the conscience of the food movement’’…

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Ma Vie en Vert: Floris & Ingy from Amazingy

By Chere Di Boscio Dutch couple Floris and Ingrid do pretty much everything together. They are the creators of upbeat music as DJ Flowing, mineral makeup entrepreneurs, and parents to a vintage-wearing little boy. From their base in Germany,…

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Chrissie Hynde: The Reckless Pretender

By Chere Di Boscio Rocker, animal rights activist and punk pioneer Chrissie Hynde is certainly used to stirring things up. She hung out with biker gangs as a youth before moving to the UK, where she almost instantly met…

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Eluxe’s 16 Sexiest Vegan Men Alive

By Diane Small For all of us here at Eluxe, we honestly think having a great body and handsome face just isn’t enough to make a man sexy. And we’re sure you’d agree–there are lots of other characteristics that add…

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Green Teen: Meet Miss Eco

By Arwa Lodhi “I want to inspire others to live an ethical lifestyle.” So says Rebecca Drysdale, who competed for the Miss Eco title against over 50 regional finalists at the Miss England Finals this year. The Miss Eco round…

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Our Top 10 Humanitarians for 2015

By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi Every August 19th, the United Nations celebrates World Humanitarian Day to draw attention to pressing humanitarian needs and the importance of international cooperation. The current state of planet, now ravaged by war and conflict in the…

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Earth’s Teacher: Morgan Freeman

By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi Depending on your age, you may have first seen the  talented Morgan Freeman when you were a wee one: the actor was the rather groovy ‘Easy Reader’ on the dearly loved kids’ show ‘The Electric…