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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…

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Jessica Alba: Taking Care of (Eco) Business

By Arwa Lodhi Jessica Alba is undoubtedly a pretty face and a good actress. But after she became a mom, the superficiality of Hollywood made way for her to focus on something more important: the health of her child.…

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Victoria Beckham Helps to Save the Children

By Diane Small With three sons and a daughter, Victoria Beckham clearly loves kids. So when she hears about disasters in Nepal and the Philippines or war in Gaza, she tries to do something about it. This time, she’s…

Ma Vie en Verte People

The Abury Design Experience: Meet the Winners

By Chere Di Boscio Last spring, ethical fashion label Abury created their Abury Design Experience competition, calling on young designers to create an accessory capsule collection for Abury using traditional artisanal craft techniques from different cultures in the developing world.…

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Kwibi’s Cousin: Damian Aspinall

By Diane Small ‘If I had my way, I’d close down 90  per cent of all zoos tomorrow.’ This is the bold statement made by Damian Aspinall, passionate conservationist and son of the late charismatic zookeeper and society gambling club…

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Why Jamie Oliver Wants A Food Revolution

By Arwa Lodhi He’s been a tireless campaigner for children’s health for ages, and now Jamie Oliver is calling for a full on Food Revolution. But what does that mean, in real, practical terms? Not long ago, recipes were…

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Eluxe Exclusive: An Interview With Suzanne Somers

By Chere Di Boscio Suzanne Somers gained international fame as the ditzy Chrissie Snow in the hit sitcom “Three’s Company.” In reality, however, Suzanne is far from a ditz–in fact, her curiosity, critical thinking and writing skills have made her…

Ma Vie en Verte People

Ma Vie En Vert: Artist Carmel Debreuil

By Chere Di Boscio The daughter of artist Marcel Debreuil and married to Grinspoon bassist Joe Hansen, Carmel Debreuil is making a name for herself in the world of art with her depictions of defiant childhood. A self-confessed ‘people…

Bloggers People

Blogger of the Week: Yarina Valverde

Economist, business consultant, and vintage fashion lover, Yarina Valverde has turned her passion for the environment into a blog for the non-average reader. Fashionhedge is a gateway to debate about what has been called “ethical fashion,” and has a particular…

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Eluxe Exclusive: Diane Pernet Interview

By Chere Di Boscio Diana was the Greek Goddess of the hunt, so it seems an appropriate name for Diane Pernet, as this respected journalist, critic, creator, film maker, photographer, designer and curator is always on the hunt for…

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Eco Angels: Victoria’s Secret Angels go Green

By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi Victoria’s Secret isn’t the most eco-friendly brand, but it’s trying: after being condemned by Greenpeace for its pollutive practices, the lingerie brand has promised to eliminate hazardous chemicals in its products, but you’ll have to wait…

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Ma Vie en Vert: Claire Khodara

Living and performing between New York City and London, American chanteuse Claire Khodara was a contestant on American Idol Season 9. After her stint in LA, she moved to New York City to continue her singing career. Today, Claire is a…

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The Vegan Diva: Beyonce Goes Vegan (Again!)

By Diane Small We all know by now that a vegan diet has several health benefits, including lowering blood pressure and cholesterol, which in turn reduces the risk of heart disease, cancer and type 2 diabetes. Eating more veg and…

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The Art of Compassion: Metin Bereketli

By Arwa Lodhi In these times of conflict, anger and confusion, one artist is trying to make a difference. Metin Bereketli is an internationally acclaimed artist whose work has appeared in some of the most prestigious galleries around the world,…

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Agent of Change: Paul Alan Smith

By Chere Di Boscio Aside from lawyers, bankers and politicians, there are few professionals as loathed as Agents. Perceived as rent-seeking ‘bloodsuckers’ feeding off the efforts of others, they are especially unloved by the artists they serve. But certainly…

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Exclusive Interview: Sophie Zinga

By Chere Di Boscio Senegalese born Sophie Nzinga Sy has always had natural talent for art and culture. A former student at the Parson’s School of Fashion and Design, she has applied the many skills she learned there to…

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Eluxe Interview: Henry Rollins

By Chere Di Boscio Former singer for legendary punk band Black Flag and his own group, Rollins Band, Henry Rollins never does anything without putting 110% of his effort into it. Far from your average rock star, Rollins doesn’t just record music:…

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Ma Vie en Vert: Rocco Leo Gaglioti

By Chere Di Boscio Former model Rocco Leo Gaglioti is certainly a busy guy. He’s the creator, producer and host of the wildly popular FashionNewsLive.com, which offers up-to-the-minute reporting on the worlds of fashion and celebrity. As it that…