Shaping sustainable fashion : changing the way we make and use clothes /Publication details: London ; Washington, DC : Earthscan, 2011.Description: 192 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 24 cmISBN:
- 9781849712415 (hardback)
- 1849712417 (hardback)
- 9781849712422 (pbk.)
- 1849712425 (pbk.)
- TT507 .G95 2011
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Source -- Make -- Use -- Last.
The production, use and eventual disposal of most clothing is environmentally damaging, and many fashion and textile designers are becoming keen to employ more sustainable strategies in their work. This book provides a practical guide to the ways in which designers are creating fashion with less waste and greater durability. Based on the results of extensive research into lifecycle approaches to sustainable fashion, the book is divided into four sections: source: explores the motivations for the selection of materials for fashion garments and suggests that garments can be made from materials