Social Tailor

SOCIAL TAILOR

The Social Tailor Project (extract)

The Social Tailor Project (extract)

Posted on 27 Oct 2016 in Sustainable | 0 comments

I have this idea that will exist one day. The idea is simple, in Scotland we will produce brand new, beautiful cloth (textiles) from waste cloth – not “preloved”, not regurgitated, washed and dyed bits of old cloth, brand new, wearable and desirable. The execution of it however is not so simple. 1. Reduce natural […]

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Would you buy it?

Posted on 21 Jul 2016 in Fashion, Sustainable | 2 comments

We’ve all heard the tales about the clothing industry – we’re leaving 25% of our wardrobe virtually untouched – it’s the biggest pollutant of the earth after oil… there all sorts of issues facing the apparel business; which suggests to me there’s an opportunity. I am currently involved in the research and delivery of locally […]

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Don’t Buy, Just Borrow?

Posted on 04 Mar 2016 in Fashion, Sustainable | 0 comments

Have you ever come to the realisation that everything on this earth, created and consumed, returns to this earth? Why do we insist on buying stuff when we will never truly own it? Shouldn’t we just borrow it, or lease it, or at the very least buy into a programme of lifetime use? Okay, maybe […]

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