Lost Stock is on a mission solve fashion's biggest challenges during the coronavirus. Buy a box of clothes, support a Bangladeshi garment worker and their family for a week. Read on for how.
The sustainable swimwear edit. Whilst it seems like a mere drop in the ocean, there are an entourage of innovative brands taking the plunge to clean up plastic pollution and save the seas one swimsuit at a time. From top trunks, bottles turned into bikinis and pool side performers that fight against ghost fishing, these high-quality swimwear labels will help you make a sustainable splash.
The Earth Logic: Fashion Research Action Plan is a robust strategy for a sustainable fashion industry that puts planet over profit. Read on for how Kate Fletcher & Mathilde Tham are paving the way in reimagining what the future of fashion looks like for environmental and societal prosperity.
Behold - the materials revolution. This S & S Decoded explores the need for fabric innovation to address sustainability challenges, the current appetite amongst the industry as well as deconstructing technical processes. It presents compelling case studies and a brief overview of how newly constructed textiles are advancing wearable technology to align to our digital lifestyles. Finally, it analyses the future of this arena and potential to decimate opportunities amongst the leading industry players to catalyse radical transformation.
Let us be clear, nobody wants to buy something that was made by exploiting someone else. We are currently experiencing a paradigm shift towards sustainability and the pursuit of ethical living but what does this mean for Modern Human Rights? Looking to labour behind the label of global production network I uncover the status quo on the worlds labour supply, the need to drive corporate social responsibility and champion ethical businesses.
The fashion industry is shunning a linear model of take, make, waste for a new landscape that embraces rental business models and a shared economy. Find out how the rental services work, why we need them and if they are truly sustainable.
Kimono to Catwalk is the Victoria & Albert Museum's latest fashion design exhibition. Here's what you need to know.
Outland is a brand that dares to dream the possibilities of denim. Through empowerment, sustainability and transparency, founder James Bartle and his dedicated team deliver denim that seeks to eliminate poverty. Read on for what I learnt when I met with the sustainable denim pioneers.
Originally published via Fashion Rountable, this article explores the sustainability behind sequins. This not so ethical embellishment has a destructive impact on the environment & social implications, read on for the full analysis.
Light on the feet & light on the environment, Vivobarefoot offer sustainable shoes for those with an affinity to outdoor pursuits. I teamed up with the brand to test their Primus Knit Lux. Read more about their mission and my thoughts.