Published on 30/01/20
Ethical Clothing Australia (ECA) will be exhibiting alongside a number of ECA-accredited brands in the Sustainable Edit, hosted by Fashion True Futures, in partnership with Fashion Exposed Now. Fashion Exposed Now is a platform for Australian retailers to discover new and established Australian labels and build industry relationships.
The Sustainable Edit, which is being launched for the first time as part of the event, is about increasing collaboration and education for the fashion industry on how to be more sustainable and it will also provide a platform for labels to share their unique stories.
ECA-accredited brand Merino & Co will also be exhibiting as part of the Australian Made, Sustainable & Ethical category.
The Sustainable Edit
Where: Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne
When: 2nd – 3rd Feb, 2020
ECA National Manager Angela Bell will be presenting an intensive round table session at Fashion Exposed Now for both established and emerging fashion businesses. Sustainability crosses many spheres from people to the planet and profits. During this workshop conversation you can learn about how ECA’s accreditation program has been focussed on the people aspect of sustainability for almost 20 years. The rights and safety of garment workers is a global issue for the fashion industry. ECA is an Australian based organisation addressing this global issue. Come along to learn more about the program and what it covers and who’s eligible for accreditation.
Being Sustainable In Fashion Means Valuing Your Makers
When: Monday 3rd Feb, 2020, 2pm – 2:30pm