Fashion http://aspenpublicradio.org en Local Designers Create Sustainable Clothing for Carbondale Fashion Show http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/local-designers-create-sustainable-clothing-carbondale-fashion-show <p></p><p>In Aspen this week, well-known brands like Helly Hansen and Columbia are being featured on the runway during Aspen International Fashion Week. Farther Downvalley, a different kind of fashion show is about to get underway. The so-called Green is the New Black show highlights recycled and sustainable clothing. Aspen Public Radio’s Marci Krivonen explains.</p><p></p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Marci Krivonen 15513 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Local Designers Create Sustainable Clothing for Carbondale Fashion Show Mountain Edition - March 13th, 2014 http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/mountain-edition-march-13th-2014 <p>Residents in Pitkin County are mostly satisfied with how their tax dollars are being spent. Still, there are some concerns.</p><p>Models in Aspen are showing off the latest in outdoor fashion this week. Aspen International Fashion Week starts today.</p><p>Whiskey sales are surging for the first time in 30 years...and one local whiskey-maker is jumping into the action.</p><p>In a recent federal crackdown on Aspen businesses, restaurants were found to be the biggest violators of not paying workers enough in overtime.</p><p>The Paralympics are underway in Sochi and eight athletes who train in Aspen are competing. We highlight one skier who was born without a femur...and another who races in a mono-ski.</p><p> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 21:28:00 +0000 Marci Krivonen & Rob St. Mary 15501 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Mountain Edition - March 13th, 2014