Sustainability has become a global buzzword across all industries, but many independent brands struggle to include aspects of eco-fashion to make their business both profitable, impact and sustainable. How can you create a range ensuring commerciality and longevity?What are today's manufacturing issues and how do you source the right fabrics? What journey does your brand need to undertake to connect with the current environmental, ethical and social impact?
The seminar 'The Ethics of Fashion' of the UK Fashion & Textile Association aims to tackle these and other important issues that small business face when it comes to the question of sustainable and conscious fashion and we will look at different aspects of an ethical brand.
On the panel are some of the most experienced names in the ethical fashion: Christopher Raeburn and Bethany Williams will share their insights of running a successful conscious label, Bysshe Partnership on manufacturing and Fast Forward on the issues regarding the human resources.