TANA BANA PLAYS AT JAMESON FILM FESTIVAL – MARCH 27th
Varanasi is the ancient city on the Ganges where Hindu pilgrims come to bathe at dawn and where cremation fires burn along the sacred river long after night has fallen. The city is also famous for the Moslem silk weavers whose ancestors traveled along the Silk Road and whose history is interwoven with that of their Hindu neighbours.
Generation Awake is all about making more responsible consumer choices and being aware of the consequences they have on the Earth’s natural resources. On the Consumption Guide on their site, the campaign offers useful information on how to be a more responsible fashionista. They look at how clothing is made from finite and valuable resources and offer a number of ways to minimize the damage which clothing consumption plays on the environment. Read more
When Swedish design agency House of Radon were asked by washing machine manufacturer AEG for a concept and marketing campaign, they decided to focus on the most important element of laundry – the clothes, and more specifically, the future of clothing.
This week we are focusing on Generation Awake, the European Commission’s environmental initiative that looks at consumer choices and the consequences they have on the world around us.
“I think it’s possible. I know it’s possible to be a leader for sustainability and offer fashion and quality at great prices.” Read more
Jenna, one of our Redress Better Fashion Workshop participants wrote a piece on what the workshop meant to her.