Sustainability Trends in the Fashion Industry

Fashion Designer turned Trends Forecaster Melanie Plank has developed a keen insight on what’s about to be “hot” in the coming seasons. She currently specializes in the complicated area that is fashion industry sustainability.

Highlights:

  • The positive and negative trends in fashion industry sustainability.

  • The negative – and rarely discussed – side of the “circular economy.”

  • The biggest problem with most “vegan alternative” fabrics, and how to solve it.

  • How brands can communicate their green credentials: two radically different approaches.

To listen to the interview, click here.

About the Author

Andrea Roe is Project Director for Seven Stockings, a graphic design firm for the fashion industry.