Zero Waste Fashion Design Book Tour and Workshop series

On Saturday the 6th of February (Waitangi Day in New Zealand) I’m going to begin a bit of a whistle-stop tour of US, UK and Sweden that will take me up to the 1st of March.

USA: If you are in San Fransisco and you’re interested in attending a workshop you can do so here! Space is limited so registration for the event is required. You may register for the complete two-day workshop, on Feb. 8 and 9, which includes the lecture/book signing (Monday, Feb. 8, 10:45am – 12:30pm) and workshops (Monday, Feb. 8, 1:30 – 4:30pm and Tues., Feb. 9, 9:30am – 4:30pm) or just the pre-workshop lecture/book signing. Then on the 10th of Feb I’ll be speaking at De Young Museum courtesy of the Textile Arts Council – register here.


I’ll be in New York from the 11th and Timo Rissanen and I will be talking about our new book Zero Waste Fashion Design published by Bloomsbury on Thursday February 11th, 7-8pm at The New School University Center, 63 Fifth Avenue, L105.  RSVP here if you’re interested in attending! I’ll then be doing a 2 day workshop with Timo for Design School staff. Thanks Parsons for supporting my visit!


EUROPE: On the 15th I’ll be heading over to London, UK and conducting a TED MA Masterclass for TED students on the 18th and 19th of February – thanks Rebecca Earley and TED for supporting my visit there!

I’ll be heading to the Swedish School of Textiles to deliver my last masterclass of the tour on the 22nd and 23rd of February.


Lastly I’ll be attending the fabulous Creative Cut Conference in Huddersfield where I’ll present a paper about Make/Use written by the Make/Use Research Team.

In between all this I’ll hopefully have time to catch up with the wonderful Amy DuFault, Titania Inglis, Julieana Sissons, Julian Roberts, Rickard Lindqvist, Lynda Grose!


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