Li Edelkoort | Anti-Fashion: A Manifesto for the Next Decade |…

Love this woman, met her briefly at her head quarters in Paris a few years ago. Totally agree that the educational system is still working on a 20th Century mode and the fashion system is outdated. “Fashion is no longer part of the avant garde.” Enjoy! http://bof.bz/YEWG309N1uk Full article: https://www.businessoffashion.com/articles/voices/li-edelkoort-anti-fashion-manifesto-fashion-is-old-fashioned

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Why Fashion for Good has the right pattern to make a sustainable fashion industry

A pattern is the template from which the parts of a garment are traced onto fabric before being cut out and assembled At the end of March, in a newly renovated Amsterdam Town House overlooking the famous Rokin canal, something quite special happened. Fashion for Good, an industry-wide call for collaboration to transform the global apparel industry, moved […]

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Selfridges to focus on sustainability

At last a major department store in the UK is going to focus on sustainability. ‘Selfridges is leading the UK retail effort to combine sustainability, innovation and luxury. Last week Selfridges’ Creative Director, Linda Henson, stated the company would be embracing its mantra of ‘buying better, inspiring change’ and taking steps to implement these over […]

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Copenhagen Fashion Summit Sets The Tone For Global Sustainability Agenda

The world’s second most polluting industry after oil and gas, fashion faces the stark reality that by 2030 global garment production will increase by 63%, in response to the planet’s growing population, expected by then to exceed 8.5 billion – an unsustainable quantity that has sparked tomorrow’s summit’s call to action: appealing to fashion brands […]

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