WEARABLES:

MATERIAL FUTURES

Explores the frontiers in the development, use and manufacture of new materials for wearables and soft goods. 

CHAPTER 1

SUSTAINABILITY / CIRCULAR ECONOMY

CHAPTER 2

BIO FASHION/ BIO PRINTING

CHAPTER 3

TRADITION MEETS INNOVATION

CHAPTER 4

DIMENSIOANL SURFACES/3D PRINTING

CHAPTER 1

SUSTAINABILITY / CIRCULAR ECONOMY

FAST FASHION

‚ÄčThese are low-cost clothing collections that mimic current luxury fashion trends. 52 'micro-seasons' per year.

SLOW FASHION

Recognizes the impact that clothing can make on society. Clothing companies practicing ethical manufacturing ensure the works making their clothes are in a safe-working environment and paid fairly.

DOCUMENTARY: THE TRUE COST

" We need to acknowledge, particularly in the fashion industry, that human capital is part of this miraculous formula."

  • Use ocean waste material (plastic, fish hook, fish line, etc.) to create a garment.

GARMENT REPURPOSE PROJECT

  • Use abandoned clothes from Forever21(fast fashion brand) to repurpose.

OCEAN WASTE

ELLEN MACARTHUR FOUNDATION

THE GREAT PACIFIC GARBAGE PATCH

THE OCEAN CLEANUP

THE GREAT PACIFIC GARBAGE PATCH

THE OCEAN CLEANUP

FOOD WASTE

CHAPTER 2

BIO FASHION/ BIO PRINTING

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