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Jackie May
Don’t waste this opportunity

Don’t waste this opportunity

Every second of every day, the equivalent of a full dump truck’s worth of textiles is either sent to a landfill or burned. This is the estimate of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, and this process destroys some $500 billion of textiles per year.

Nominations are open for the Twyg Sustainable Fashion Awards 2020

Nominations are open for the Twyg Sustainable Fashion Awards 2020

We’ve launched the call for nominations for the Twyg Fashion Awards 2020. This has been a hard year for everyone. COVID-19 has caused havoc in people’s lives. We know this, but we know too that many people have thought deeply about their fashion practices. And we want to celebrate and recognise this work. Please find the nomination form here.

Onesimo Bam layers plastic waste to create his One I Am bag

Onesimo Bam layers plastic waste to create his One I Am bag

Onesimo Bam is a surface designer, artist and the founder of One I Am who made a recycled plastic bag that forms part of the five-part #RefashionPlastic collection. For this year’s #PlasticFreeMzansi campaign we collaborated with five designers who have made garments and accessories from plastic waste.

Our work is in line with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals 12, which aims to ensure sustainable consumption and production. Read More