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Red Carpet Green Dress™ Gala 2020 in partnership with TENCEL™ Luxe

On Feb 6, 2020, the Annual Red Carpet Green Dress™ (RCGD) Pre-Oscars Gala in partnership with TENCEL™ Luxe hosted an intimate dinner and cocktail party with over 100 friends, partners and industry executives. The launch celebrated a collaboration between textile giant Lenzing’s new luxury brand TENCEL™ Luxe and Red Carpet Green Dress to launch a range of eco-couture materials.

The 11th Pre Oscar party was held at the private residence of Absolut Elyx CEO, Jonas Tahlin. Guests in attendance included this year’s ambassadors Kaitlyn Dever (Unbelievable, Booksmart), Léa Seydoux (Spectre, Bond: No Time to Die), and Elena Andreicheva (BAFTA winner and current Oscar® nominee), who were also announced on the evening, along with past partners and allies including Danielle Macdonald, Tiffany Haddish, Tyrese Gibson, Meena Suvari and Zelda Williams.

RCGD TEXTILE 1: 100% TENCEL™ LUXE FILAMENT YARN

Red Carpet Green Dress™ recently collaborated with textile giant Lenzing’s new luxury brand TENCEL™ Luxe to launch a range of eco-couture textiles. Like TENCEL™ Luxe, for a green future, Red Carpet Green Dress™ believes that nature has all the answers.

TENCEL™ Luxe branded filament yarns are of 100% botanic origin and are produced using a renewable wood source. Made specifically for the high-fashion sector, the textiles come in a variety of weights with varying mixes of the revolutionary TENCEL™ Luxe yarn.

RCGD TEXTILE 1: 100% TENCEL™ LUXE FILAMENT YARN

To biodegrade under industrial, home, soil and marine conditions, our luxury 100% TENCEL™ Luxe based textile will take about 8 to 12 weeks.

RCGD TEXTILE 2: A LUSH TENCEL™ LUXE & SILK BLEND

Red Carpet Green Dress™ recently collaborated with textile giant Lenzing’s new luxury brand TENCEL™ Luxe to launch a range of eco-couture textiles. Like TENCEL™ Luxe, for a green future, Red Carpet Green Dress™ believes that nature has all the answers.

TENCEL™ Luxe branded filament yarns are of 100% botanic origin and are produced using a renewable wood source. Made specifically for the high-fashion sector, the textiles come in a variety of weights with varying mixes of the revolutionary TENCEL™ Luxe yarn.

RCGD TEXTILE 2: A LUSH TENCEL™ LUXE & SILK BLEND

To biodegrade under industrial, home, soil and marine conditions, this textile will take around 4 years. , and our cashmere blend between 1 to 5 years.

RCGD TEXTILE 3: A RICH TENCEL™ LUXE X CASHMERE FUSION

Red Carpet Green Dress™ recently collaborated with textile giant Lenzing’s new luxury brand TENCEL™ Luxe to launch a range of eco-couture textiles. Like TENCEL™ Luxe, for a green future, Red Carpet Green Dress™ believes that nature has all the answers.

TENCEL™ Luxe branded filament yarns are of 100% botanic origin and are produced using a renewable wood source. Made specifically for the high-fashion sector, the textiles come in a variety of weights with varying mixes of the revolutionary TENCEL™ Luxe yarn.

TEXTILE 3: A RICH TENCEL™ LUXE X CASHMERE FUSION

To biodegrade under industrial, home, soil and marine conditions, this textile will take between 1 to 5 years. Please note, our cashmere supplier is working with the UNDP and Textile Exchange to develop the Responsible Cashmere Standard for animal welfare for cashmere goats.

Getting Ready with Léa Seydoux | Oscars Red Carpet | LOUIS VUITTON

“We actors, we have to show the example.” The French actress Léa Seydoux shares her impressions about sustainability before her first Academy Awards ceremony. For her Louis Vuitton gown, Nicolas Ghesquière once again worked with the Red Carpet Green Dress initiative, which has been promoting ethical, sustainable fashion at the Oscars since 2009. The gown features a newly launched organic silk faille fabric made from TENCEL™ Luxe filament yarn.

Kaitlyn Dever Rocks Sustainable Louis Vuitton Gown to Oscars | E! Red Carpet & Award Shows

The “Booksmart” actress wears completely sustainable look to the 2020 Oscars. Plus, Kaitlyn reveals how you can be better with fashion at home!

Oscar Winners for 'Learning to Skateboard in a Warzone (If You're a Girl)' Press Room Speech | THR

‘Learning to Skateboard in a Warzone (If You’re a Girl)’ won the Oscar for Documentary (Short Subject) at the 92nd Academy Awards. Watch their full press room interview!

"Learning to Skateboard in a Warzone (If You're a Girl)" wins Best Documentary Short Subject

Mark Ruffalo presents Carol Dysinger and Elena Andreicheva with the Oscar for Best Documentary Short Subject for “Learning to Skateboard in a Warzone (If You’re a Girl)” at the 92nd Oscars in 2020.

RCGD In Partnership with TENCEL™ Luxe

In an exciting new step to expand its impact within the global fashion industry, Red Carpet Green Dress™ has collaborated with textile giant Lenzing’s new luxury brand TENCEL™ Luxe to launch a range of eco-couture textiles.

Oscars 2020 Arrivals: Léa Seydoux

Oscars 2020 Arrivals: Léa Seydoux

Radiant in red! Danielle Macdonald on 2019 Oscars red carpet

In 2019, to mark a decade of the campaign, actress Danielle Macdonald, from the Oscar nominated short film Skin,  stunned as she arrived at the 91st Academy Awards ®  wearing a custom red tulle draped sleeve overlay gown made by CFDA fashion designer, Christian Siriano. The gown was made up of a red cotton crepe vegetable dyed fabric. Siriano used recycled tulle for the sleeves and minimal waste for the skirt and top. She stars in the Academy Award-nominated live action short film Skin. On Sunday, Danielle Macdonald walked her first Oscars red carpet, after a year in which she starred in the critically-acclaimed Netflix film Dumplin’. The 27-year-old Australian actress showed off a eco-friendly sustainable look for Hollywood’s big night at Hollywood’s Dolby Theatre.

10th Annual Red Carpet Green Dress

Celebrating 10 years of sustainable fashion, author, actor and environmental advocate Suzy Amis Cameron hosted her annual Red Carpet Green Dress (RCGD) Pre-Oscars Celebration in partnership with Absolut Elyx, AMUR and AKA West Hollywood last night at the Albright Fashion Library in Beverly Hills. With over 160 guests, some high profile faces included this year’s celebrity partners Laura Harrier, Danielle Macdonald, last year’s representative LaKeith Stanfield, Amis Cameron’s husband James Cameron, Michelle Rodriguez, and Fiona Xie among others.

First Look: Oprah Sits Down With Suzy Amis Cameron | SuperSoul Sunday | Oprah Winfrey Network

Oprah sits down with environmental activist, actress and author, Suzy Amis Cameron. They discuss Cameron’s new book, “The OMD Plan,” where she asks readers to commit to one plant-based meal a day to help save the planet and improve health. 

Copenhagen Fashion Summit: The power of creatives

Fashion designers hold the power, but how are they leveraging that power in their creative process to make items that we all fall in love with and that make sustainability cool?

Stephen Fairchild, Chief Creative and Brand Officer, Pandora
Christopher Raeburn, Creative Director, Christopher RÆBURN
Charlotte Eskildsen, Founder and Creative Director, Designers Remix

Moderated by Samata, Vice President, Red Carpet
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RCGD 2018 In Partnership with TESLA and Absolut Elyx

Prior to the 90th Academy Awards®, nearly 200 people gathered for Suzy Amis Cameron’s 9th Annual Red Carpet Green Dress (RCGD) campaign. The celebration was held in the Hollywood Hills at the private residence of Jonas Tahlin, CEO of Absolut Elyx. Rila Fukushima, Ashlan Cousteau, T.J. Slaughter, last year’s partner Priyanka Bose attended. All monies raised funds to benefit MUSE School CA, the environmental non-profit educational organization founder Suzy Amis Cameron with her sister Rebecca Amis.

Zoey Deutch attends the 90th Annual Academy Awards

In 2018, Zoey Deutch stunned onlookers in an Elie Saab archival gown with vintage details. The archive piece was embellished with silver silk threads, sequins and vintage beads from Mr. Saab’s Beirut atelier. The natural hand-dyed color of the dress is a tribute to the untouched beauty of the Indian culture with slowly embroidered handmade patterns—respecting artisanal and ancestral craftsmanship, and a nod to slow, considered fashion. The embroidery techniques used are passed on from one generation to another.

'Get Out's' Lakeith Stanfield | Oscars Red Carpet 2018

Lakeith Stanfield wore an ethical tuxedo by Ermenegildo Zegna Couture to support the campaign made from a navy Tussah Silk. Typically gathered in the jungle from cocoons of wild silk moths, the silk is found in a natural state with minimal human intervention and very little invasion to the process. For this reason, unlike a silk yarn produced with greater mechanical interventions, the yarn of Tussah silk features irregularities creating a rich texture, typical of wild, natural breeding. ‘Get Out’s’ Lakeith Stanfield joins THR on the 2018 Oscars red carpet to talk about the importance of the film’s nomination and his eco-friendly suit!

Matthew McConaughey and Camila Alves on the Oscars 2018 Red Carpet

Fashion icon Camila Alves McConaughey took a stand for sustainability this afternoon when she arrived to the 90th Academy Awards® in a classic Vivienne Westwood archival gown in support of Suzy Amis Cameron’s Red Carpet Green Dress (RCGD) ethical fashion campaign. The Vivienne Westwood dress was an ivory silk faille moire asymmetric gown with tulle petticoat. This grande corset gown made from an archival silk that was originally created at the London Atelier as part of their A/W2014 Collection. Alves especially selected this unique design from the Westwood classic collections, encouraging the revitalization of archival gowns.

A Realistic Guide To Sustainable Fashion | i-D

With the fashion industry now being named one of the world’s leading polluters, It’s time to take action. Five young creatives share tips and tricks on how you can enjoy fashion responsibly. Whether you’re buying, maintaining or disposing of clothes, there’s always a more sustainable answer. Are you ready to make sustainable fashion choices in 2019? Featuring RCGD CEO Samata.

Red Carpet Green Dress Pre-Oscar Celebration 2017

On the evening of February 23, 2017, stars came out to celebrate the Eighth Annual Red Carpet Green Dress event hosted by Suzy Amis Cameron in partnership with Atelier Swarovksi, bringing awareness to sustainable fashion. In attendance were this year’s celebrity partners Emma Roberts (“Scream Queens”) and Priyanka Bose (“Lion”), in addition to Campaign Director Samata, actress Missi Pyle (Red Carpet Green Dress previous participant) and Amis Cameron’s husband James. The event, also supported by Earth Friendly Products, maker of ECOS™ Laundry Detergent, had just under 100 attendees come together in support of the eco-friendly initiative.

Sophie Turner Talks "Game Of Thrones" at Oscars 2016 | Live from the Red Carpet | E! News

In 2016, Red Carpet Green Dress changed the campaign format, introducing an internship with leading global fashion brand, Vivienne Westwood. Sophie Turner wore ethical brand Galvan for the campaign. The “X-Men: Apocalypse” star reveals a secret about her “GoT” character to E!’s Giuliana Rancic. Plus, hear the actress talk about her sustainable Gavlan gown! Sophie attended the 2016 Academy Awards in a custom silvery mint corset dress made from sustainably-made crepe with a built-in corset and Swarovski crystal details. Galvan first launched with this signature silhouette and it has remained at the brand’s core ever since.

Emma Roberts Gives Shout Out to Aunt Julia Roberts at the 2017 Oscars | E! Red Carpet & Award Shows

In 2017, the campaign worked with Vivienne Westwood exclusively to create an eco-gown for Emma Roberts and Priyanka Bose. Armani supplied a classic Giorgio Armani gown from his very first Prive’ collection. The gown was accessorized with exclusive pieces from Atelier Swarovski Fine Jewelry. The “Scream Queens” star recalls her fondest Academy Awards memory–and it involves her famous aunt! Take a look.

2016 EMA Awards: Green Carpet Interviews

Global Green Awards, was established in 1996 to recognize and herald individuals, companies and organizations embodying Global Green’s mission to foster a global value shift toward a sustainable and secure future. Watch Will Smith, Louie Psihoyos, Kelly Vlahakis-Hanks, Samata Pattinson, Sophie Uliano, and others on Hollywood’s largest green carpet at the 2016 Environmental Awards.

ECOS supports Red Carpet Green Dress 2016

Environmentally friendly cleaning products for the home, ECOS sponsored Red Carpet Green Dress in 2016. Family owned and operated since 1967, ECOS are a team of mothers, fathers, chemists, visionaries and pioneers who passionately uphold the idea that everyone should have access to delightful, affordable cleaning products. See what Kelly Vlahakis Hanks, CEO Earth Friendly Products, had to say about the brands involvement in Suzy Amis Cameron’s sustainable fashion project.

Actress Pryanka Bose says "Lion" carries global message

Priyanka Bose, actress in the Academy Award-nominated film nominated “Lion” says the film has a message for the entire world.

Red Carpet Green Dress Pre-Oscar Event at Chateau Marmont

Kellan Lutz and Olga Kurylenko Talk Sustainable Fashion and Partying Down at Oscars

Kellan Lutz and Olga Kurylenko joined forces with the Red Carpet Green Dress initiative to wear a sustainable tux and sustainable gown for the Oscars red carpet. We chatted with the handsome duo about how they got involved in the cause and their party plans for the night. Watch our interview with Kellan and Olga now!

2014 RCGD Menswear Winner - Jomnarn Dul

Jomnarn Dul’s design was worn by Kellan Lutz, of “Twilight” fame. Lutz’s tuxedo jacket was 45% certified silk and 55% rPET (recycled plastic bottles), his tux trousers are hemp dyed with logwood and his waistcoat is made from hemp and 100-year-old Spitalfields silk that was dyed with marigold flowers. Established designer Jeff Garner, of Prophetik mentored Jomnarn in the creation of her tuxedo.

Red Carpet Green Dress 5th Year Anniversary Party 2014

As style fiends rub their hands in glee over this week’s pre-Oscar fashion parade, Suzy Amis Cameron, wife of James Cameron, took the opportunity on Thursday 27th February 2014 to relay an important message about the importance of socially and environmentally responsible clothing on the red carpet. Red Carpet Green Dress celebrated 5 years of positive, sustainable fashion in Hollywood. Suzy Amis Cameron hosted an evening of cocktails, canapes and silent auction. Guests in attendance included Suzy Amis Cameron, James Cameron, Amber Valletta, Kellan Lutz, Samata Pattinson and Naomie Harris.

Suzy Amis Cameron's 2nd Annual Red Carpet Green Dress At Chateau Marmont

James Cameron, Suzy Amis Cameron, Jake McDorman, Missi Pyle, Maggie Grace, and other celebs gathered at the 2nd Annual Red Carpet Green Dress Pre-Oscar Celebration hosted by Suzy Amis Cameron, Lux & Eco and Veev at Chateau Marmont in Los Angeles to benefit Muse School. Started by Rebecca Amis and Suzy Amis Cameron, MUSE School CA, is a non-profit school offering programs for early childhood through 12th grade.

2014 RCGD Womenswear Winner - Alice Elia

Alice Elia, a former student at ESMOD in Paris designed Olga Kurylenko’s gown in 2014. Kurylenko’s gown is 100% GOTS certified organic peace silk and 100% GOTS certified organic silk, hand-dyed with Sappanwood and then over-dyed with madder root to achieve the resulting shade of red by Penny Walsh. Kurylenko wore a Red Carpet Green Dress special vegan shoe – a faux suede, metallic-trimmed heel (a collaboration between PETA and ethical U.K. based footwear label Beyond Skin).

Skyfall's Naomie Harris Talks About Being Part of the Bond Franchise

Skyfall actress Naomie Harris stopped to chat on Pop Sugar on her way inside the Oscars. She talked about her sustainable, volcano-inspired gown before heading into Hollywood & Highland to listen to Adele sing “Skyfall” and to see the special Oscars tribute to Bond. Ghanaian-born Michael Badger was the 2013 winner whose stunning gold creation made People Magazine’s Best Dressed List. Badger holds a B.F.A. in fashion design from the Savannah College of Art and Design in Atlanta, Georgia. Inspired by a volcano and how lava flows, his golden gown was created from fabric which is a GOTS certified silk Crepe De Chine, dyed using seeds from chamomile and goldenrod by Penny Walsh, and incorporated vintage and recycled elements – including candy wrappers. Dame Vivienne Westwood brought the stunning gown, worn by talented actor Naomie Harris, to life.

Climate Revolution - The Vivienne Westwood Foundation

A conversation with Vivienne Westwood for Climate Revolution.

Jason deCaires Taylor supports Red Carpet Green Dress | 2015

Jason deCaires Taylor worked with Red Carpet Green Dress in 2015, donating time and his talent to the children at the MUSE School CA (the non-profit co-founded by Suzy Amis Cameron). Find out more about his work here.

COCO ECO Magazine Launch - red carpet interview with Suzy Amis-Cameron

COCO ECO Magazine Launch on June 25, 2014 – red carpet interview with Suzy Amis Cameron (“Titanic”, “The Usual Suspects”, founder of “Red Carpet Green Dress”)

Red Carpet Green Dress on ITV's Lorraine Kelly

On This Morning with Lorraine Kelly, a breakfast programme on British television network ITV.

Alison Brie Intro: Suzy Cameron Dress Presentation

Global Green 2011

Jillian Granz, Suzy Amis Cameron and James Cameron talk sustainability on the green carpet

Red Carpet, Green Dress winner and Michigan State University senior Jillian Granz, actress Suzy Amis Cameron and director and producer James Cameron talk sustainability while on the green carpet at the Global Green USA pre-Oscar party March 3.

Jillian Granz talks about sustainable design

MSU apparel and textile design senior Jillian Granz talks with MSU Today host Jim Peck about sustainable design and how she applied those concepts to her Red Carpet, Green Dress contest-winning design. Her design will be worn at the 2010 Oscars by Suzy Amis Cameron, wife of Avatar producer, James Cameron.

Designing Change

The short video ‘Designing Change’ follows Suzy Amis Cameron’s Red Carpet Green Dress campaign from its inception with the Avatar press run in 2009 through to the recent Oscars ceremony in 2016, which saw Sophie Turner and Lily Cole walk the carpet as ambassadors. The video highlights the sustainable fashion journey— the pitfalls, challenges and creative solutions —as talented teams create red carpet-worthy dresses each year for ambassadors, such as Naomie Harris, Gina Rodriguez and Missi Pyle, to grace the Academy Awards’ red carpet. With design teams, sponsors, partners, students and experts alike, including the iconic Dame Vivienne Westwood, Penny Walsh and the Royal School of Needlework, the video showcases a committed network of fashion partners. Narrated by Campaign Director Samata Pattinson.