Fashion: This little number made from the fur of 10 native tree-munching possums by Christchurch-based ethical fashion brand Chalkydigits went under the digital hammer recently to raise money for possum trapping on the Banks Peninsula.

The New Zealand fashion designers and manufacturers launched their conservation initiative in May and are contributing the proceeds from the sales of "Fur The Love Of It" badges to the Banks Peninsula Conservation Trust.

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By James Russell