Week 5 – Wednesday 9th of November
Today in class we focused on several different ways to map out a trend, and I have completed a few of them below.
- Short description of the trends: Eco Active, Waste Not Want Not + Contemplating Clothing.
A focus on prioritising the environment in fashion, and changing the consumer mindset of saving money on cheap clothing which has been produced by underpaid workers in bad conditions. Creating awareness of where and how the clothes were made, and therefore creating a sustainable fashion industry.
WGSN Insider. (2016). The Future of Chinese Fashion? Going Green. [online] Available at: https://www.wgsn.com/blogs/the-future-of-chinese-fashion-going-green/ [Accessed 9 Nov. 2016].
WGSN Insider. (2016). American Fashion and Social Responsibility. [online] Available at: https://www.wgsn.com/blogs/american-fashion-and-social-responsibility/ [Accessed 9 Nov. 2016].
Menkes, S. (2016). Suzy Menkes: Kering’s Caring Side. [online] British Vogue. Available at: http://www.vogue.co.uk/article/suzy-menkes-kering-london-college-of-fashion [Accessed 9 Nov. 2016].
Signé Chanel. (2005). [film] France: Arte.