Did you know that aside from the oil and gas industry, the fashion industry is the world’s most polluting? And do you know which brands stand out as the good guys and the bad guys with regards to environmental and social responsibility? With this blog we wish to inform and inspire the fashionista, who cares about the footprint of the fashion industry on the planet and its people, and who wants her wardrobe to be as sustainable as possible without compromising her style.
Behind the blog is 3 Copenhagen-based women each passionated about sustainable fashion in their different way. Meet them here:
STINE KOLDING // Stine is passionated about the ongoing question of how to make a transition of the fashion industry and how sustainability and fashion can be connected. She will therefore write about alternative ways of ‘consuming’ fashion such as vintage, up-cycling and redoing. She is currently Project Manager at Leaderlab and LAUNCH, and has a background as Sustainable Design Engineer finishing of with a thesis in how to implement Circular Economy in a large danish fast fashion brand. Besides this interest, she always has a full calendar with friends, family, training, exhibitions, sewing… // CONTACT: firstname.lastname@example.org
DORTE MINDEGAARD // Dorte has a deep interest in contributing to a sustainable transition of the society and also of the fashion industry. Every link of the production chain of clothes has a severe bad impact on human and the environment, which Dorte believes could be reduced by legislation, consumer mentality change and awareness. She studied an engineering master in Sustainable Design at Aalborg University in Copenhagen and has part of that been in Australia at James Cook University to specialize further in sustainable transition. // CONTACT: email@example.com
ANNA KOLDING // Anna works as a full time model for Unique Models and has fashion designer goals. The expertise that she will bring to the blog will be styling, and finding new clothes on sustainable websites and stores, based in Denmark, or is shipping to Denmark. Anna are currently establishing her own slow fashion brand called ASK STUDIOS // CONTACT: firstname.lastname@example.org