Suggested print books
The Report Fashion Futures 2025 : global scenarios for a sustainable fashion industry by Forum for the Future & Levi Strauss & Co, provides 5 lessons for the fashion industry to follow which can "help companies develop responses to key social and environmental challenges". The animations below represent 4 scenarios for the fashion industry in 2025.
Travelling textiles : a sustainability roadmap of natural fibre garments, Report prepared by Emer Diviney & Serena Lillywhite for the Brother of St Laurence Business Unit.
This report and case study focusses on two natural-fibre garments produced by the fashion label Gorman and the supply chains used. The report illustrates the complex nature of the supply chains through road-mapping diagrams.
Principles of sustainable fashion design [YouTube video] Presented by Karen Webster, RMIT University, 2011.
Can Wal-Mart be Sustainable? Ask Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard [video] by Tom Foster, 11th June, 2009
RMIT Fashion (City) students working on Recreate 08 - recycling with the Salvation Army. Click on the link below and login with your NDS login details to view this video:
Charities Recycle Tips from Big Business: Reporter Lisa Whitehead investigates the growing second-hand clothing market, all spurred on as a result of the current "vintage" fashion trend. Stateline VIC (ABC TELEVISION Melbourne); Broadcast Date: Friday, 24th October 2008; Duration: 5 min., 15 sec.