The Hoody Dress is inspired by the laid-back ease of a hooded sweatshirt. By transforming it into a dress, weâve added some grown-up sophistication to this comfy essential piece. It’s perfect for those winter days, where you want nothing more than to wrap up in something cosy, but still feel dressed up too. The generous draped hood in an elegant contrast grape colour gives this style a quirky finish. The ultimate throw-on-and-go piece its effortless and flattering to every figure. Made from 100% Merino wool jersey, finished luxuriously with a satin contour detail front and back to give you a
This article goes someway to showing us all how complicated the fashion industry is. To make significant steps towards a sustainable industry we need a multi task approach - the whole process needs rethinking and that is a big job. Its great to hear that alot of companies are giving this serious thought and all over the world the small necessary steps are indeed being taken :)
Founder of Patagonia Inc discusses the value of the simple life, and growing an economy based on buying less, not more
I’m afraid I only discovered this article from ethical clothing company Patagonia this morning. One of the things I’m looking at with my work is the strength in simplicity. Particularly in the case of sustainability communications, there’s huge power in simplifying (and I don’t mean ‘over-simplifying’) your message and your call to action. I wish I had time to look at this in depth today, but I encourage you to read the article, and investigate Patagonia’s offering - including their Common Threads Partnership - and support their work. I firmly believe Patagonia are paving the way for the responsible, sustainable, and future-fit businesses of tomorrow, today.
“‘Trashionistas’ from schools across Ireland gathered last week to launch the call out for entrants for the 2014 Junk Kouture Recycling Fashion Competition. The all-island secondary level school competition was launched with the help of top”—Junk Kouture start search for 2014 Young Designers