Posts tagged Fashion Revolution
David Jones Publish Interactive Factory List

In line with this year’s Fashion Revolution week, AFC Members David Jones have set the bar high for department stores both local and global. With a campaign sharing the stories of some amazing local Australian labels, the team at David Jones took transparency one step further, publishing an interactive map releasing the locations and details of their Tier One factory list, the suppliers worldwide responsible for the manufacturing of David Jones products.

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ELK Launch Their Transparency Report

In line with Fashion Revolution Week this year AFC Members ELK have released a 124 page, in-depth report providing complete business transparency, from internal operations, to exploring all fabrications and materials used, to listing their tier one suppliers. Co-founders Marnie & Adam seek to share their journey and by doing so open up the conversation with their customers, business partners and team. The Transparency Report proposes goals, celebrates achievements in their ethical and environmental mission and highlights to all, the areas where their business and the industry, needs to improve.

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Fashion Revolution | Transparency Index 2018

The Fashion Transparency Index 2018 reviews and ranks 150 of the biggest global fashion and apparel brands and retailers according to how much information they disclose about their suppliers, supply chain policies and practices, and social and environmental impact.

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Who Made My Clothes? | Merino Country

Merino Country, celebrating 25 years in business, works with Australian Farmers and Fabric Processors, supporting local people & communities. They have traceability of product from the sheep’s back to yours, with all of their fabrics & garments made in Australia. Their ethos? “Sustainable, Ethical & Really, Really Comfy… Naturally!” In the spirit of Fashion Revolution, the Merino Country team are taking a moment to share their makers with you...

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Fashion Revolution Week is Coming!

Fashion Revolution Week | 23rd-29th of April, is the global #whomademyclothes campaign marking the anniversary of the 2013 Rana Plaza factory collapse, where 1,138 people were killed and many more injured. Fashion Revolution Week encourages people to ask brands ‘Who made my clothes’ and demand greater transparency in the fashion supply chain. See how you can get involved!

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Fast Fashion - The Dark Side of Fashion | 21 July - 9 September

What’s the true cost of that cheap bargain hanging in your wardrobe? Kicking off this month, a host of experts are joining forces to undress fashion waste. See how you can get involved!

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The New Normal | Industry Panel

Join The New Normal panel this April 20th 2017 in Sydney. Discussing circular solutions and responsible innovation in the fashion industry. Hear from Manuel Baigorri, Senior Director Global Sustainability, Levi Strauss & Co , Shannon Bourke, Environmental & Social Initiatives Manager, Patagonia Australia/New Zealand  as they chat to Melinda Tually, co-ordinator of Fashion Revolution Australia.

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Fashion Revolution Week is Coming!

Fashion Revolution Week | 24th-30th April, is the global #whomademyclothes campaign marking the anniversary of the 2013 Rana Plaza factory collapse, where 1,138 people were killed and many more injured. Fashion Revolution Week encourages people to ask brands ‘Who made my clothes’ and demand greater transparency in the fashion supply chain. See how you can get involved!

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A.BCH | Care - Repair - Wear | Workshop

Join A.BCH this Fashion Revolution week and explore how we can make the clothes we already have, last. Learn how to sew on a button, fix that ripped hem and stitch up that growing hole in your sweater. Bring your broken wardrobe favourites and they'll provide the rest. Network with other like minded souls, learn from three guest artists/designers (to be announced shortly) and ask all the questions you want at the Q&A session.

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