Can the Fashion Industry Be Sustainable?

Thu. 23 Jan 2020



£5.00 / £3.00 SEDA members / students free - bring your ID

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With Vivien Low of Fashion Revolution Scotland

Scottish Ecological Design Association (SEDA) and SHRUB Coop Sustainable Fashion Group invite you to:
Can the Fashion Industry Be Sustainable? - a SEDA Green Drinks with Vivienne Low, Fashion Revolution Scotland
6.15 for 6.30pm - 8.30pm, Thursday 23 Jan 2020 at David Hume Tower LG.09, University of Edinburgh, George Square EH8 9JX.
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Draft Programme:
David Hume Tower Cafe open for after work snacks - Lower Ground Floor
6.15pm Registration and Refreshments / Green Drinks
6.30pm Introduction: Vivienne Low, Fashion Revolution Scotland
6.45pm Unravel:- Meghna Gupta's fine film of Indian garment recyclers
7.15pm Extract from The True Cost a documentary exploring ethical and ecological impact of fashion on people and planet.
7:45pm Capturing the value of Old Clothes by Upcycling - SHRUB Coop
8.00pm Discussion – Q & A
8.30pm Close

Vivienne from Fashion Revolution Scotland will talk about her experience in the Fashion Industry and share few simple steps you can take to make your own wardrobe more sustainable and she'll also discuss the future of Fashion Industry. Plus find out more about Fashion Revolution and Fashion Revolution Scotland - their campaigns and their fabulous free resources!

We ask a small contribution from people attending for cost of screening the films and for refreshments. Matriculated students free - bring your ID.
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