Naked Fashion: The New Sustainable Fashion Revolution

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New Internationalist, 2011 - Business & Economics - 176 pages

Naked Fashion invites you to join the movement of consumers, entrepreneurs, and creative professionals who are using their purchasing power, talents, and experience to make fashion more sustainable.

Anyone with an active interest in fashion and where our clothes come from or looking for a career in fashion and the media will find inspiration and advice on how to make a difference.

Designers and creatives from all over the worldincluding photographers, models, illustrators, actors, and journaliststalk about what they are doing differently to make fashion more sustainable:


  • Emma Watson explains why fair trade fashion is so important to her
  • Summer Rayne Oakes describes how she took on the model agencies
  • Vivienne Westwood talks high-fashion without the high stakes for the planet

Inside you will find fair trade and environment, styling and modeling, up-cycling and "slow" fashion, how we can change the high street, an ethical brand directory, and stunning visuals throughout.

Safia Minney is founder and CEO of fair trade and sustainable fashion label People Tree. She has turned a lifelong interest in environment, trade, and social justice issues into an award-winning social business. Minney is widely regarded as a leader in the fair trade movement and has been awarded Outstanding Social Entrepreneur by the World Economic Forum and an MBE for her work in fair trade and the fashion industry.


 

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Contents

CHAPTER
9
CHAPTER Caryn Franklin journalist
54
CHAPTER catalogue retouching and
60
Geoff Wilkinson musician and producer
66
Vintage Fashion Get Involved 51 Changemaker Summer Rayne Oakes
78
Vivienne Westwood fashion designer
104
Emma Watson actor and People Tree
110
Bora Aksu Turkishborn fashion designer
118
The Fair Trade supply chain
126
Changemaker Monju Haque founder
142
People Tree autumn winter
148
CHAPTER
161
Kerry Seager Annika Sanders
167
Abi Petit of Gossypium
173
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Safia Minney is founder and director of Fair Trade and environmental fashion and lifestyle label People Tree. Safia has turned a life-long interest in environmental, trade and social justice issues from a lifestyle into a Fair Trade business.

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