The information on the definition, importance and benefits from circular economy have been recently updated in the website of the European Parliament.
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The success of the projects born within WORTH project is gratefully proved through their resonance in world’s most popular fashion magasines.
The article refers to the leather bags collection of Lydia Muro, as part of the project called “The Eastern Side Of Riviera” and is a capsule of folding bags handcrafted in upcycled leather and natur…Read More
Fashion designers, startups, green entrepreneurs! We would like to hear the opinion of stakeholders on how to best clear the way for sustainable fashion. Remember, Fashion For Change is designed to help innovative start-ups and SMEs across Europe implement and scale up circular fashion models. That’s why we’ve set up a little poll for you to tel…Read More
The S4Fashion project has officially kicked off. The project is co-funded by the COSME Programme of the European Union and is being led by the European Creative Hubs Network (ECHN) in partnership with Envolve Entrepreneurship Greece, DataScouts, Instituto Europeo di Design (IED) and ZIPHOUSE of the Technical University of Moldova.
S4Fashion is…Read More
SUSTAINABILITY vs CIRCULARITY
Almost 35 years have passed since the first time that sustainable development was discussed, when in 1987 the World Commission on Environment and Development approved the preparation of the Report “Our Future in Common” led by Dr. Gro Harlem Brundtland, Prime Minister of Norway by then. In this report, what many…Read More
Digital printing: the green alternative for the textile industry
There’s no doubt that the textile industry is one of the most environmentally damaging industries. And textile printing is the reason why.
One of the biggest issues of traditional textile printing is the massive amount of water and energy it consumes.
For example, it takes a…Read More
In search of the agents responsible: circular fashion in the current market.
Words by David Alarcón
Assign blame is not the same as trying to find out who’s responsible for a certain phenomenon. Blaming someone carries a symbolic burden that, although it’s justified and unavoidable in some cases, contributes to generating an atmosphere of anim…Read More
Theory into practice: young designers bet on circular fashion.
Words by David Alarcón
Is it a desire or an imperative need? Sometimes, when we talk about circular fashion, sustainability or production patterns that means the use of waste in the form of a second life or new garments with which to make the most of existing resources, I have the…Read More
On March 2020, the European Commission adopted the new Circular Economy Action Plan, one of the main blocks of the European Green Deal, Europe’s new agenda for sustainable growth.
The new Action Plan announces initiatives along the entire life cycle of products, targeting for example their design, promoting circular economy processes, f…Read More
THE STORY OF REPRINT CERAMICS
1. THE IDEA
REPRINT CERAMICS is actually the result of the combination of two innovative concepts: the 3D clay printing technique developed by Coudre and the re/upcycling method for ceramics by Fabrique Publique. The Worth project brought the two together. The idea was planted at the Design week in Milan 2019,…Read More
Rome is my Runway#2: ZEROBARRACENTO parades for ALTAROMA 2021 at Cinecittà
Rome Fashion Week (18-20 February 2021) has just ended in the Italian capital, hosted by the magical and stimulating studios of Cinecittà. This year was an all-digital version of the fashion shows, which allowed a free and virtual meeting through the Altaroma Digital R…Read More