The clothing industry accounts for 8 percent of the world’s carbon emissions. So what’s it doing to reduce that figure?
10 UNUSUAL MODELS IN THE FASHION INDUSTRY When we hear a word model, we imagine ourselves some ladies that look like barbies. Those ideal parameters of 90-60-90, which are actually not ideal if you think about it. Cute-looking guys with their six-pack stomachs and buff biceps. But hey, lets not think about stereotypes! Today`s video … Continue reading “10 UNUSUAL MODELS IN THE FASHION INDUSTRY”
The former Soviet country of Georgia is generating a creative buzz in the global fashion world with a new style dubbed ‘post – soviet’ design. Soviet fashion was once looked down but the West is now looking East for style inspiration. Has ‘ugly’ become ‘cool’ in the fashion world? And is ‘post-soviet’ the rightlabel to … Continue reading “Is post-Soviet style reshaping the fashion industry? | Compass”
After becoming disabled and realizing she needed eyeglasses and a cane, Liz Jackson was puzzled: Why was it easy to find stylish specs, when her cane was so ugly and stigmatizing? She soon began goading designers to make assistive products so beautiful that anyone would proudly use them. Liz Jackson is the founder and Chief … Continue reading “Liz Jackson: Blitzing the fashion industry”
My TEDx talk is online! I was invited to speak about fast fashion at TEDxUniversityofMacedonia, in Thessaloniki, Greece. Instead of pointing at the negative effects that fast fashion brands have on the garment workers in the producing countries, I took on a more positive approach and made it a concrete “toolbox” to help individual consumers … Continue reading “Fast fashion to fair fashion: a toolbox to change the fashion industry | TEDx Talk | Justine Leconte”
Recently Skywell Software team unveiled the VR project with the Ukrainian Fashion Week, in which created the virtual 3D stage with models in designers’ clothes. It was decided to use Gear VR along with Samsung S8 for the best performance at Ukrainian Fashion Show 2018. The experiment attendees could dive into the virtual reality and thoroughly examine clothes … Continue reading “Virtual Reality for the Fashion Industry – Ukrainian Fashion Week 2018”
Major actors of the Fashion Industry have launched the Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action at COP24, involving buyers, manufacturers, brands, corporations and more. The Charter is a signed commitment that engage the whole industry into actions to protect our climate. More information is available at https://unfccc.int/climate-action/sectoral-engagement/fashion-for-global-climate-action.
Imran Amed sits down with Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev, accomplished yogi and founder of the Isha foundation, whose latest social movement is pushing for the use of sustainable and natural textiles in the fashion industry. Subscribe to BoF’s YouTube channel to never miss a video CONNECT WITH THE BUSINESS OF FASHION: Web: https://www.businessoffashion.com Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/BoF Facebook: … Continue reading “Inside the Indian Textile Industry with Sadhguru | The Business of Fashion”
Is a career in fashion, fashion design or being a personal stylist your dream? Follow Brook Ruscoe as he meets the Aroha and Friends Co crew in Napier – to discover their fashion career stories, find out what skills are important to work in fashion, and how they work together as a team. The Māia … Continue reading “Why on the job learning is important for a fashion industry career”