article was written by PETA marketing coordinator Ashley Palmer.
big congrats is in order for Express on its recent Proggy Award for Most
Compassionate 2010 Fall Clothing Line. Here at PETA, "Proggy"
stands for "progress," and the awards recognize people and companies
that are trying to create a more humane world.
This fall, Express introduced the "(Minus the)" line, which features alternatives to fur, leather, and wool for both men and
women. According to the company's own website, "Animal-friendly faux is the new state of cool."
line features 31 pieces, but the following are my top three picks:
(Minus the) Leather Perforated Jacket $178.00
(Minus the) Fur Grooved
(Minus the) Suede
Shearling Jacket $128.00
more than 550 locations
across the U.S., Express is making cruelty-free fashion available to the
masses. Click here to find the store nearest you.
sure to check out the full line and leave a comment letting me know which piece
is your favorite!
Almost all of us grew up eating meat, wearing leather, and going to circuses and zoos. We never considered the impact of these actions on the animals involved. For whatever reason, you are now asking the question: Why should animals have rights? Read more.