The Brooklyn Fashion + Design Accelerator is a new community within the fashion and textile industry that mainly focus their education and business around the paradigm-shift sustainable fashion design.
International Standards Organization (ISO): The ISO defined “eco-fashions” as “identifying the general environmental performance of a product within a product group based on its whole life-cycle to contribute to improvements in key environmental measures and to support sustainable consumption patterns.”
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NICE consumer project. The ultimate aim of the NICE Consumer project is to inspire changes leads consumer behaviour toward sustainable fashion consumption, covering the purchase, use, care for and disposal of fashion goods and accessories.
Sustainable fashion, also called Eco-fashion, is a part of the growing design philosophy and trend of sustainability, the goal of which is to create a system which can be supported indefinitely in terms of environmentalism and social responsibility.
Made-By is an organisation with a mission to improve environmental and social conditions in the fashion industry and make common sustainability practice. MADE-BY launched 2004 in direct response to rising consumer concern in Europe over public and environmental issues in the fashion industry.
Meta-design is the design to the design itself; it can be as a higher order of design; that transcends design disciplines through contingent workforce and open-ended process. It is inherently collaborative, inviting stakeholders and users into the process.
Vancouver Eco-Fashion week is one of the most important fashion weeks worldwide regarding Eco and sustainable fashion design. Eco Fashion Week focuses on sustainability as an innovative and long-term strategy for future fashion; through speaker seminars and industry panels, and award-winning fashion shows.