Sustainability in Design


Now more than ever, sustainability in fashion and design is at the forefront of industry conversation. Brands are under increasing pressure from consumers to implement sustainable manufacturing practices. Amid all of the noise surrounding sustainable design, what progress, if any, is being made?

In this panel event, some of Australia’s brightest design talents discuss how sustainability informs and shapes their design and manufacturing processes, the importance of quality, and the value of local production. Working across fashion, beauty, furniture, and interiors, our panelists will provide insights into the nuances of sustainability across a spectrum of design industries.

Mediator: Jess Blanch – Editor in Chief, Russh Magazine

Panelists include:
Vanessa Katsanevakis – Sussex Taps
Ross Gardam – Ross Gardam
Holly Ryan – Holly Ryan Jewellery
Gemma Cahill – Arnsdorf


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