Podcast

EPISODE 56: What does craftsmanship have to do with Sustainability?

EPISODE 56: What does craftsmanship have to do with Sustainability?

    TOPICS: Introduction The Gunia project On craftsmanship Angel Chang Sophia of L...
Read More
EPISODE 55: What's the difference between Ethical and Sustainable fashion?

EPISODE 55: What's the difference between Ethical and Sustainable fashion?

  TOPICS:   Introduction Definitions Examples Conclusion   RESOURCES:  ...
Read More
Episode 54: How local manufacturing became the foundation for inclusive fashion with Kerry Pietrobon of Harlow

Episode 54: How local manufacturing became the foundation for inclusive fashion with Kerry Pietrobon of Harlow

  TOPICS: Plus-size fashion, Afterpay Australian Fashion Week, local manufacturing, s...
Read More
Episode 53: Can Regenerative Farming help to create a more sustainable future?

Episode 53: Can Regenerative Farming help to create a more sustainable future?

  TOPICS:   Regenerative farming, regenerative agriculture, carbon sequestration, soi...
Read More
Episode 52: What is the difference between Carbon Neutral and Net Zero Carbon?

Episode 52: What is the difference between Carbon Neutral and Net Zero Carbon?

TOPICS: Carbon, Carbon Offsetting, Carbon Neutral, Net Zero Carbon, Sustainable so...
Read More
Episode 51: Make sure you include this step when you are deciding on a factory.

Episode 51: Make sure you include this step when you are deciding on a factory.

  TOPICS:   Sustainable sourcing, factories, samples, development.   EPISODE TRANSCRI...
Read More
Episode 50: A simple way to think about Circular Design

Episode 50: A simple way to think about Circular Design

  TOPICS:   Fashion, Circular Design, Nature, Sustainability   EPISODE TRANSCRIPT: We...
Read More
Episode 49: 3 places to find inspiration that don't include social media

Episode 49: 3 places to find inspiration that don't include social media

  TOPICS:   Research, creative practice, inspiration, art galleries, vintage, film, c...
Read More
Episode 48: What is the HIGG index? and why has Norway banned its use in marketing?

Episode 48: What is the HIGG index? and why has Norway banned its use in marketing?

  TOPICS:   Higg Index, Material Sustainability Index, Sustainable Apparel Coalition,...
Read More
Episode 47: Why the humble care label can be so important for businesses

Episode 47: Why the humble care label can be so important for businesses

  TOPICS:   Garment care, take-back programs, recycling, responsible design, circular...
Read More
Episode 46: Does it really take 20,000 litres of water to make the cotton for a t-shirt and pair of jeans?

Episode 46: Does it really take 20,000 litres of water to make the cotton for a t-shirt and pair of jeans?

  TOPICS:   Cotton, myths, water use, misinformation, fashion, sustainability   EPISO...
Read More
Episode 45: Your garment sample comes in looking terrible, now what?

Episode 45: Your garment sample comes in looking terrible, now what?

  TOPICS: Design, Pattern making, Proportions, Fabric     EPISODE TRANSCRIPT: Welcome...
Read More
Episode 44: Why slow fashion principles help you achieve your business goals

Episode 44: Why slow fashion principles help you achieve your business goals

  TOPICS:   Slow fashion, fast fashion, design process, production, sustainability   ...
Read More
Episode 43: How are denim brands reinventing their processes to be more sustainable?

Episode 43: How are denim brands reinventing their processes to be more sustainable?

  TOPICS:   Denim, organic cotton, indigo, compostable, biodegradable, recycled cotto...
Read More
Episode 42: Why location is so important when you are considering where to source from

Episode 42: Why location is so important when you are considering where to source from

  TOPICS:   Sustainable sourcing, Ethical sourcing, global supply chains, fabrics, ma...
Read More
Episode 41: What are the Sustainable Development Goals?

Episode 41: What are the Sustainable Development Goals?

  TOPICS:   Sustainable Development Goals, climate change, sustainable,  fashion, inc...
Read More
Episode 40: How to avoid your customers thinking you are Greenwashing

Episode 40: How to avoid your customers thinking you are Greenwashing

  TOPICS:   Greenwashing, ACCC, sustainability efforts, small business, fashion organ...
Read More
Episode 39: The one thing that will let down your Circular Economy strategy

Episode 39: The one thing that will let down your Circular Economy strategy

  TOPICS:   Circular Economy, Circular Design, Quality, Sustainability, Resale, Repai...
Read More
Episode 38: Three mistakes I made in my own fashion label that held me back

Episode 38: Three mistakes I made in my own fashion label that held me back

  TOPICS:   Marketing, sustainability, fashion research, audience, wholesale, pricing...
Read More
Episode 37: Why Circular Design is not a free pass to keep producing

Episode 37: Why Circular Design is not a free pass to keep producing

  TOPICS:   Circular Economy, Circular Design, Circularity, fashion design, Repairing...
Read More