MATERIAL WORLD: REDUCING FASHION'S FOOTPRINT
Forget black. This year, green will be gaining ground as more designers emphasise ethical fashion, sustainable fabrics and reduced textile waste, as discussed in our first episode of Sunday School by Harvey Nichols.
Addressing questions about sustainability – including what exactly it means – the podcast delves into the murky world of fashion-industry pollution and what companies like Fashion Revolution are doing to counter it. As Blanchard says in Episode 1, “The fashion business really needs to start opening up and sharing what is going on, because if they don't know what’s happening in their supply chains, they can't fix it.”
Read on to hear from the labels fighting against fast fashion.