BREAK-OUT: The Sustainable Future of Fashion
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Amanda Johnston will talk about the Sustainable Future of Fashion. In this break-out you'll discover sustainable innovations, understand the impacts of our current materials landscape, and learn how you can make a difference through your sourcing decisions.
Amanda Johnston is Curator and Educational consultant at The Sustainable Angle, having curated the sustainable textiles collection and Future Fabrics Expo since its inception in 2011. She has a background in design consultancy and education, and has co-authored two books: Fabric For Fashion, and Fabric For Fashion The Swatch Book (both published 2010; 2nd edition 2014). Amanda also teaches at the London College of Fashion, and acts as a mentor on the prestigious Kering Award for Sustainable Fashion. She regularly runs sustainable materials workshops, delivering presentations and seminars internationally, both at industry events and in educational forums. Amanda has a degree in Fashion Design from Kingston University.