In May 2015, WellMade took part in the Fourth Conference on Sustainable Fashion organized by Slow Fashion Spain. The conference was held at the Museum of Costume in Madrid.
A collaborative project with Katelyn Toth-Fejel and Andrew Brooks, this info-graphic explores the different connections and relationships embodied in the journey of a pair of jeans around the world. The Journey of Jeans is a Cultural Institute at King’s project in collaboration with the Department of Geography, The London College of Fashion, and Here Today, Here Tomorrow.
The Journey of Jeans covers stages of jeans production, consumption and disposal, using research from a new book by Dr Andrew Brooks: Clothing Poverty: The Hidden World of Fast Fashion and Second-hand Clothes.
This paper argues in favour of enhanced transparency in the global garment supply chain, and how it can improve conditions for workers.
This short, animated film is a great introduction to the complexities of modern supply chains, and explains why making ‘fair’ clothing is so difficult. Also available in German and Chinese.