How Can The Fashion Industry Build a More Sustainable Future? Experts weigh in.

It was through Fredrik Timour, founder of Fashion Innovation Center, that I had the privilege of meeting Konrad Olsson, editor of Scandinavian MIND. He was the one who introduced me to the Transformation Conference, an event, in collaboration with Nordic Talks, that...

5 Facts You Need To Know About Lenzing’s New Blockchain-Enabled Supply Chain Traceability Platform

Made of TENCELTM or LENZINGTM ECOVEROTM branded fibres, Lenzing is committed to using 100% sustainable and traceable fibres over the next five years. For the decision-makers at Lenzing, transparency is the core part of their business. "Sustainability and traceability are two...

The Downside Of Sustainable Milestones Made By Plant-and-Plastic Hybrids

As the second-largest polluter in the world, after the oil industry, the fashion industry has turned to material innovation as its potential superhero. With pressure to address problems like plastic waste, another route has been introduced. It is one that has led to the...

Deep Science x High Design: Bolt Threads Joins Forces With Iconic Fashion Brands

This week a highly unique and creative collaborative partnership was been announced. Headed by a biotechnology company, Bolt Threads, the collaboration, is made up of partners who recognize fashion's race to develop sustainable solutions. The first-of-its-kind, the creative, collaborative partnership, made up of adidas, Kering, lululemon...

Devastating the Environment and Posing Health Hazards to Humans, Are You Still Dyeing To Belong?

Recently CNN wrote a shocking article on Asian rivers. The report investigated how our colourful closets are to blame for the rivers in Asia turning black. The story, which was produced as part of CNN Style's The September Issues, looked at how textile...

Call To Action: Ready to Reformat the Fashion System’s Culture of Consumption & Destruction?

An open letter demanding action has been released. Delivered in video format, it includes quotes from fashion game-changers like Stella McCartney, Virgil Abloh and Alessandro Michele. Marking the launch of a new campaign by Extinction Rebellion called Fashion Act Now, the letter is...

SupplyCompass​ x Queen of Raw​: Changing the Landscape for Deadstock Fabric

Since the outbreak of COVID-19, sustainability has still been a top priority for many brands. There has been a lot of sustainability and circularity conversations taking place. It is the kind of talk that has brought about a renewed vigour for brands...

Ready To Transition to Alternative Fashion Brands? Here Are Our Top 3 Picks.

There is no denying that today's customer journey is complicated. They not only "expect" a new standard, but the consumer is also changing the direction of trends and shifting the fashion system towards greener initiatives and rising awareness of animal products and animal cruelty. Looking beyond the...

Memory Wool Fabric With Super Abilities To Change Shape On Command

Can you imagine a smart material that can be pre-programmed? It will have reversible shape memory which means that it will be able to hold a particular shape and when modified, it will change. Sounds a bit science fiction, but the Harvard...

EDITOR’S PICK: Sustainable Brand Lauren Razek

It is nothing new to hear that a luxury brand has launched a collection, but Lauren Razek stands out from the usual fanfare. Their collection, which is inspired by ancient civilisations and mythology, uses technology to pave the way for a gentler,...