Month: April 2016

13 MAY 2016: BOOK SIGNINGS BY ETHICAL FASHION ICON SAFIA MINNEY IN AMSTERDAM AND HAARLEM

Safia Minney, founder of Fair Trade and sustainable fashion label People Tree recently launched her new book SLOW FASHION – aesthetics meets ethics, in London.

On Friday 13 May Safia will be visiting the Netherlands for book signing sessions in Amsterdam and Haarlem.
Get your copy at Geitenwollenwinkel in Amsterdam (11am – 1pm) and BrandMission, a store built on stories in Haarlem (3pm – 5pm), and have it signed by Safia Minney herself.

12 MAY 2016: HIGH SUMMER COLLECTIONS ON THE CATWALK IN PAKHUIS DE ZWIJGER

On May 12th we are organising the ‘True Fashion Show’,which puts honest fashion in the spotlight. The latest collections of fashion labels People Tree, Studio JUX, Wunderwerk and L’Herbe Rouge are shown during a spectacular catwalk show. Also a photography exhibition about true fashion and a talk show are part of the evening. Well-known fashion entrepreneurs such as Safia Minney will talk about how they run their businesses in a responsible way.  The True Fashion Show and photography exhibition are co-produced with photographer Laila Cohen and The View Concepts and takes place in the week of World Fair Trade Day, which is celebrated on the 14th of May. 

18 – 24 APRIL: FASHION REVOLUTION WEEK

On 18-24 April, Fashion Revolution Week will bring people from all over the world together to use the power of fashion to change the story for the people who make the world’s clothes and accessories.

During Fashion Revolution Week brands are encouraged to show who made the clothes they make, consumers thank the makers and people ask for clothes that they will be proud to wear.