A simple yet effective question. This image makes you consider what effect your clothing has and will have on the world at some point- whether this be from its manufacturing, transportation , maintenance or disposal.
Upcycle fashion by "From Somewhere". Made from luxury designer pre-consumer waste (proofs, swatches, production offcuts, end of rolls). From Somewhere have a single premise: to divert the fashion industry's production surplus and scraps from the landfill at the end of each season http://fromsomewhere.co.uk/
"Less boats, more fish" Greenpeace's message to over 600 global tuna industry officials meeting in Bangkok. We need fewer boats, more fish if the fishing indstry and our oceans are to survive: http://act.gp/JYrX4C More
LAYERING SCRAPS LIKE SCALES After spying diamond-shaped wood chips on a workshop floor at London’s Kingston University—the leftovers of some architecture student, no doubt—Stefanie Nieuwenhuyswas reminded of a secondhand snakeskin bag she once purchased. Scooping them up, the fashion student set to work, layering the wooden scraps onto fabric like reptilian scales. To minimize waste, Stefanie Nieuwenhuys layered discarded pieces of wood onto fabric like reptilian scales. Nieuwenhuys’s “aha”…