Posts tagged ‘ethical’

February 18, 2012

Emerging Designers Council: ADA ZANDITON

Emerging Designers Council: ADA ZANDITON – YouTube.

Great behind-the-scenes interview with London-based ethical fashion designer, Ada Zanditon.

November 10, 2010

Global vs Ethical conference-24th November 2010.

The Trend Boutique would like to invite you to their forthcoming Global vs Ethical conference on Wednesday, 24th November 2010.

With an amazing array of speakers presenting at this one-day conference talking about the latest thinking within our global fashion & textiles industry with lots of different perspectives & comments on what it takes to be a sustainable & ethical label.

Speakers presenting on the day:

  • Tamsin Lejeune, Managing Director of Ethical Fashion Forum
  • Elizabeth Laskar – Leading Ethical Stylist
  • Nin Castle, Creative Director & Founder of Goodone – Sustainable Designer Fashion
  • Catherine Watkins, CSR Manager of George @ Asda
  • Sarah Daly, Fashioning an Ethical Industry
  • Lyla Patel, Head of Education at TRAID
  • Simeon Hartwig, Founder of Bantum Clothing – Street Label Collaborating with Indian Manufacturers & Designers
  • Amisha Ghadiali, Activist, Writer & Founder of Jewellery by Amisha: Elegance. Rebellion
  • Feng Ho, Creative Director & Founder of Feng Ho – Sustainable Designer Fashion
  • Janine Passley, Co-Founder & Director of Ei8ght – Ethical Sourcing Consultancy (Clients include ASOS & Topshop)

Booking Details:

Date: Wednesday, 24th November 2010

Timings: 10.30am – 4.00pm

Venue: Broadway Cinema, Nottingham.

Cost: £30 per student & £50 per lecturer

To book a place you can do so by debit / credit card by telephone on 0115 952 9116 or 950 7079 or via See Tickets (www.seetickets.com) – please note an additional booking fee will apply to online purchases.

We welcome all students & lecturers to attend, however if any additional Ethical Fashion Forum members wish to attend they can book at the same rate as lecturers – but must book direct on the above telephone numbers.

 

March 10, 2010

Fashion Fusion Expo | Workshops and Expert Studio

The Centre for Sustainable Fashion and Ethical Fashion Forum are joining together to present a series of free workshops. They’ll give an insider’s view of some of the hottest topics in the fashion industry today, including the issues surrounding fashion’s ethics and sustainability. Each workshop will be delivered by well-respected fashion experts and journalists as well as representatives from the business world and Government organisations.

12-13 March 2010
Old Truman Brewery at 91 Brick Lane, London E1 6QL

– Meet an exciting collection of designers in European, Asian, African, sustainable and ethical clothing
– Buy at a discounted show rate compared to retail value
– Attend a programme of expert seminars including ‘Ethical Fashion Network: Join the global fashion movement of the 21st Century’

via Fashion Fusion Expo | Workshops and Expert Studio.

November 17, 2009

David helps Goliath get Green

Lucia van der Post examines why brands are strengthening their ethical credentials by buying up smaller, eco-aware companies.

“When it comes to innovation it is readily observed that it’s easier to be nippy and creative, if you’re small. It’s also easier to be green and organic. Big companies, by their very nature, get set in their ways. They, too, of course were once small and innovative and grew successful because they had a great new idea. But once they’ve become a big, established brand it’s not easy to change tack without alienating or, at the very least, disorientating the existing customers they already have.” …….

read on at The Luxury Channel.

August 18, 2009

About EFF | Ethical Fashion Forum

“A place for sharing, support and inspiration- its energy and ambition is a tribute to all the members who have chosen to create a world with everyone included, from field to factory to finished product.” THTC

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