Trends and developments

Whether it’s climate impact, working conditions or the lack of model diversity, the fashion industry has been under fire for several years now. A growing group of consumers – and even people within the industry itself – have been increasingly pressing for change. The big question is ‘how’? In our fashion series we address relevant trends and developments on how the industry, consumers and other stakeholders make progress towards a more sustainable fashion industry.


Photo by Hong Nguyen on Unsplash

Who’s that influencer?

Four piece-series about the psychological mechanism upon which influencer marketing thrives and how it relates to sustainability.

The series is based on an elaborate literature research of Hannah Ospina and interviews with fashion influencers, such as Victoria Onken.

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Photo by  The Student Hotel Amsterdam City

The rise of fashion rental

✔ Interview with circular design experts Gwen Cunningham and Yassine Salihine
✔ Event The rise of fashion rental
✔Interview with fashion lecturer Naomi Braithwaite

Coming up:
Event (Fashion) Design for Circularity during DDW 25 oct
Overview article of the fashion rental market
Early adopter

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Transparency in fashion

✔ Introduction article ‘Transparency doesn’t judge your fashion brand’
✔ Interview &Wider
✔ Interview Fashion Revolution’s Sarah Ditty

Coming up:
Eduardo Bezerra, Control Union
Trace your leather cooperative
Brands: ASKET, Bellamy Gallery

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Daniëlle Bruggeman, Professor of Fashion ArtEZ. Photo by Rosa van Ederen

The future of fashion education

Interviews with:
✔ Daniëlle Bruggeman, ArtEZ Arnhem
✔ Leslie Holden, AMFI Amsterdam
✔ José Teunissen, School of Technology and Design London
✔ Otto von Busch,  Parsons School of Design – The New School, NYC

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