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Circular Fashion leaflet on top of denim jacket

Circular Fashion: Making the Fashion Industry Sustainable

Author Peggy Blum explores how new thinking, creativity and invention can move the fashion industry to a more sustainable model.

The Fool designs on the Apple Boutique stairs. Models Anke Ferris, Charlotte Martin & Renate. Copyright Karl Ferris.

Curator Talk: Beautiful People

Discover how a handful of Chelsea boutiques sparked a fashion revolution in the mid-1960s in this panel discussion.

Front cover of the book The Dressmakers of Auschwitz

The Dressmakers of Auschwitz

Author Lucy Adlington presents a remarkable tale of resilience, camaraderie and dressmaking, in the most extreme of circumstances.

A close-up of a dress from the Chintz: Cotton in Bloom exhibition at the Fashion and Textile Museum

Behind the Seams: The Secrets of Chintz

Learn the secrets hidden within several pieces from the exhibition and explore how chintz was used – and re-used – in garment construction.

Front cover of the book, Shedding the Shackles: Women's Empowerment Through Craft

Shedding the Shackles

A fascinating glimpse into women's craft enterprises and the positive impact individual projects have on providing a sustainable lifestyle.

A display at the exhibition, Orla Kiely: A Life in Pattern at the Fashion and Textile Museum

Orla Kiely: A Life in Pattern

Discover how Orla Kiely became one of the UK and Ireland’s most successful designers in this illustrated online talk.

New exhibition, Swinging London: A Lifestyle Revolution, featuring the work of Terence Conran, Mary Quant, Laura Ashley and more at The Fashion and Textile Museum on February 07, 2019 in London, England.

Swinging London: A Lifestyle Revolution

Learn how a group of young revolutionaries redefined the concept of youth and challenged the established order in 1950s London.

Chintz, a multi-coloured floral printed cotton

The Flowering of English Chintz

Join curator and world textile expert Mary Schoeser for this online lecture exploring English Chintz.

Poster for Handmade: A Scientist's Search for Meaning Through Making online talk

Handmade: A Scientist's Search for Meaning Through Making

An odyssey through the different materials of science and craft with award-winning materials scientist and writer Dr Anna Ploszajski.

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