This interactive guide answers three big questions about sustainable cotton: why it’s important, what you need to know and do, and how to get started. http://cottonupguide.org/?utm_source=Forum%20Master%20List&utm_campaign=b60f0898c9-JULY_NEWS_2018&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_9ea8748c55-b60f0898c9-120252805 Image: Trish Downing from Splash AdvertisementsRead more "Cotton Up – a guide for when sourcing and using sustainable cotton"
Oceans around the world are drowning in plastic. It’s washing up on our beaches, and it’s working its way into our food chain. For every metre of coastline in the world, there are 16 grocery bags full of trash entering the sea each year, and that is mainly because 85% of the plastic produced worldwide […]Read more "Parley x Corona Collaborate To Find Eco-innovative Approaches To Marine Plastic Pollution"
We are heading for exciting times, where fashion as you know it will change exponentially. When I was studying for my MA back in 2011 I discovered a number of material developments that are named here, which were still in their infancy. Glad to see that there is real growth in looking at the impact […]Read more "Ten ways to make fashion greener"
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“Margiela, the Hermès years” runs at the Museum of Decorative Arts (Musée des Arts Décoratifs) from March 22 to September 2 in Paris. Article here: http://uk.fashionnetwork.com/news/Margiela-and-Hermes-are-together-again-at-Paris-Museum-of-Decorative-Arts,961031.html#.WrvIIMgh0Wo Image from: Fashion NetworkRead more "One to see…“Margiela, the Hermès years”"
I first discovered the impact of mixed fiber clothing on the planet when I was studying for my Masters degree in Fashion & The Environment at the London College of Fashion between 2011-2013. It seems it as taken along time for the media to pick up on what scientists had discovered, that in all the […]Read more "California Bill Would Require New Label With Polyester Pollution Warning"
I have just discovered this website and the article written by Carrie Davis that sheds some light on the probelms with using plastic in the fashion industry. “This piece is a two-part piece on the issue of Plastics that is a crucial conversation and we were keen to talk about it here at RangeRoom. At […]Read more "The problem with plastic…"