The Ethical Fashion Blog
MADE-BY, the-not-for-profit labelling organisation for fashion brands, and the Organic Exchange are to host a seminar: ‘The Case for Sustainable Fashion’in London on the 19th-20th November.
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Septembers Fashion Week was a British style anniversary, the fashion pack celebrated the 25 years LFW has been the platform for the most cutting edge design talent in the world. The ever popular Estethica section and ethical talent is fast becoming LFW’s forte. Here we pick out the highlights:
The winners of the Ethical Fashion Forum INNOVATION competition were announced at a pre-fashion week party held in the watering hole of high profile creatives The Hospital Club, by Dolly Jones editor of Vogue.com esteemed judge of the competition... and the winners are...
‘RECLAIM’, an exhibition created by a meeting of minds at different ends of the design spectrum, Orsola de Castro & John Teall. De Castro and Teall bought 20 pieces from the lost luggage auction at Heathrow Airport. Without knowing what was inside each suitcase, their challenge was to produce an item from whatever mixed textiles they came across.
Find out more about 12 Degrees, the pop up sustainable fashion exhibition at Eco-Age. Set up by Journalist Lucy Siegle, Designer Orsola de Castro, Ethical Fashion Expert Jocelyn Whipple and Film Producer Livia Firth.
Learn more about the Ethical Fashion Network and Ethical Fashion Social, where you can gain access to resources, stay updated on the latest news, promote your business or project, promote events, share ideas and link with other people in fashion from press to buyers, suppliers, manufacturers and students.
The increase in awareness and demand for ethical brands, alongside the amount of press and celebrity involvement in recent months, indicate how ethical fashion is moving forward at a fast pace. But how far have we come and how far have we yet to go? We take a look into how the market is changing and ask you where you think ethical fashion is heading….
Tuesday evening at the Rich Mix in Bethnal Green is the finale Spotlight on Sourcing event of the series, with a focus on AFRICA. The seminar will be led by an expert panel, chaired by Colin McDowell, one of the most respected fashion commentators today. There will also be a marketplace featuring key brands, designers and organisations based in Africa, as well as live music and networking…