Tag Archives: sustainability

Deep down

I have been working on exploring strategies for #sustainable fashion and apparel industry for past 8 years. My two cents are that WE as #consumers have the most power. We need a cultural shift of consuming less and using more, … Continue reading

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Higg Index

I recently participated in a conference as a digital panelist  at Sustainable Fashion 2020 http://indiatoday.intoday.in/education/story/iam-gurgaon-to-host-india-towards-sustainable-fashion/1/418553.html. I chose to speak about Higg Index as I see it as a self improvement tool for the industry. https://stkate.mediaspace.kaltura.com/media/HD+Higg+Index+at+Sustainable+Fashion+2020+-+Anupama+Pasricha/0_frf842nk/18853142

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Katwalk 2014-Fathom

High design, promising designers, Fathom, Katwalk 2014 is May 17, 2014. Had a sneak peak of junior designers work-I am awed, tomorrow we have senior design preview-I am looking forward to be awed as I have seen these promising designers … Continue reading

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Earth Day and sustainability

Terry Gips, President, Sustainability Associates talking about the four pillars of sustainability at Apparel, Merchandising, and Design Department, St. Catherine University http://www.stkate.edu/academic/apparel_design/ http://www.stkate.edu/academic/fashion_merchandising/ http://allianceforsustainability.com/about/our-team/

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Supply chain

Recently heard Terry Gips on YouTube and appreciate his definition of Sustainability “ecologically sounds, economically viable, socially just, and humane”. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bw1C-YDn8Bo This report on apparel industry presents the example of MAS Holdings, that holds up to Terry’s definition. Apparel industry … Continue reading

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Upcoming Sustainable Trunk Show

November 8, 2013 at Express Yourself Clothing, St. Paul, MN Look at what designers are working on: http://eyctimelesstrunkshow.blogspot.com/#!/2013/10/janet-bishop-defines-what-timeless.html

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Women Fashion Leaders and Change Makers

A perfect followup to my previous posts. I feel blessed to find this published the day after we had the lecture on role of women in sustainability. http://www.fashioncompassion.co.uk/blog/10-women-who-changed-the-face-of-fashion#comment-2248 I salute these fashion icons.

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