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Fashion Guest Speaker: Dr Kate Fletcher - Fashion For Sustainability

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A lecture on fashion as a positive force for change towards sustainability.

Dr Kate Fletcher has been exploring fashion as a positive force for change towards sustainability for the last fifteen years. She has helped develop the concept of ‘slow fashion’ and has championed innovative design-led approaches to developing sustainable fashion products and services with clients including high street retailers, small design-led companies and nonprofit organizations.
Kate finished a PhD in 1999 at Chelsea College of Art and Design, investigating sustainable design opportunities in the UK Textile Industry, before working at Goldsmiths, University of London and now as Reader In Sustainable Fashion at London College of Fashion. She is the author of the widely acclaimed book, Sustainable Fashion and Textiles: Design Journeys.

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*Art and Architecture*
Author: 
Dr Kate Fletcher
Keywords: 
fashion, textiles, sustainable, design, innovation, industry