Artisans of Fashion: Culture, Community and the Planet
Artisans of Fashion present an industry breakfast panel event Culture, Community and the Planet.
Join us for a conversation with thought leaders on Sustainability and the future of Fashion.
LCI Melbourne will host an industry panel where guests can join in the conversation with thought leaders:
Bandana Tewari – Fashion Journalist & Sustainability Activist, Editor at Large Vogue India, Contributor BOF (Business of Fashion).
Clare Press – Sustainability Editor Vogue Australia, Author of Wardrobe Crisis, Rise & Resist and the Wardrobe Crisis Podcast.
Naushad Ali- An awarded emerging designer from India who has based his whole business on his philosophy of sustainability, repurposing and up cycling.
Caroline Poiner Founder of Artisans of Fashion & sustainable lifestyle brand Cloth & Co.
Michael Peck – LCI Melbourne.
The conversation will be a vibrant and interactive discussion that spearheads the global issues around sustainability in fashion and the relevance of India’s hand loomed textiles including Khadi – a story at the heart of Indian culture and Eri “Peace” silk from Assam in India’s North East addressing the issues of climate change and the impact of the fast fashion industry.