Influencers

A continuously growing list of influencers in the ethical and sustainability spaces:


Emma Watson

Actress, Model, Activist

UN Women Goodwill Ambassador; HeForShe Campaigner; Ethical Fashion Advocate; Found of Goodreads book club

The Press Tour Instagram

UN Goodwill Ambassador Profile

Speech for HeForShe Campaign


Kestrel Jenkins

Founder, Changemaker

Founder of Podcast Conscious Chatter; Founder of brand Left Edit; Founder of AWEAR World Community

Featured on Functioning Minimalist Blog

Podcast on iTunes


Tansy Hoskins

Journalist, Writer, Activist

Labor Rights journalist for the Guardian, Al Jazeera, i-D, HUCK Magazine and the iPaper; Author: Stitched Up: The Anti-Capitalist Book of Fashion, 2014

The Guardian profile

Authored BOF articles


Livia Firth

Film Producer, Found, Activist

Founder Eco-Age Consultancy; Founder of The Green Carpet Challenge; Executive Producer of The True Cost movie

Feature BOF 500 article

Vanity Fair: Lunch with Livia Firth

The True Cost Movie interview


Lorraine Sanders

Founder, Journalist, Writer, Media Strategist

Founder of Podcast Spirit of 608; Coined the term “FEST:” Fashion, Entrepreneurship, Sustainability and Tech; Freelance Journalist & Writer; Founder of PressDope by Spirit of 608, PR and Media Services

Articles featured on Fast Company

Featured on Filippa K Circle


Safia Minney

MBE, Founder, Director, Author

MBE, Founder & Director of People Tree Brand; Social Entrepreneur of The Year in the Edge Upstart Awards, 2006; Published: By Hand: The Fair Trade Fashion Agenda, 2008, Naked Fashion: The New Sustainable Fashion Revolution, 2011, Slow Fashion: Aesthetics Meets Ethics, 2016, Slave to Fashion, 2017

The True Cost Movie interview

Featured on Huffington Post


Lucy Siegle

Journalist, Writer, Activist

Environmental Journalist; Ethical Living Columnist for the Observer; Author: Green Living in the Urban Jungle, 2001, To Die For: Is Fashion Wearing Out the World?, 2008, We Are What We Wear,2014

Featured BOF article

The True Cost Movie Interview


Yvon Chouinard

Rock Climber, Founder, Activist

Founder of Patagonia Brand; Founder of 1% for the Planet; Known for Sustainability as a Business Principle; Published Patagonia Business Library: Let My People Go Surfing, 2005, The Responsible Company, 2012 Tools for Grassroots Activitsts, 2016

Featured Forbes article

Featured New Yorker article


Jennifer Nini

Founder, Digital Copywriter, Activist

Founder: Eco Warrior Princess; Known for blog Transparency Reports; Eco Fashion Advocate; Environmental Activist; Creator of The Social Copywriter, Ethical Digital Content Services platform

Featured in Eluxe Magazine


Natalie Kay

Founder, Fashion Industry Changemaker

Founder of blog Sustainably Chic