Finnish designer Minna Hepburn launched her label in 2008. Each piece in Minna’s ecoluxe collections is hand embellished and made from sustainable, organic, recycled and locally produced textiles. She also uses environmentally friendly production techniques including local manufacturing and zero waste pattern cutting techniques are used for every garment. Minna’s designs have been featured in Vogue, Elle, Cosmopolitan, Red, Women’s Wear Daily and Easy Living. She was also awarded mentoring by the British Fashion Council for her Autumn/Winter 2010 collection and most recently she won the Elle Style Awards 2011 in Finland.