presentations / projects / magazines
8TH FEB 2021 @ 17:15
A mycelium bowl or a bone handle jug?
A roundtable session where panellists speak about a bowl grown from mushrooms or a jug with a cow bone handle.
My contribution? 'Eeeeewwwww! What did you say it was made of again?'
WEAVING TALES AND SPINNING YARNS
An article in Textiles magazine; a Textile Institute publication
This was written in collaboration with Dr John Parkinson of iinouiio, who specialise in reprocessing waste garments into 'new' yarns.
I am hoping that at some point I can do more work with www.iinouiio.com as what they do is fabulous!
WHO WILL COMPLETE THE LOOP? - FASHION EDUCATION FOR THE CIRCULAR ECONOMY
Online conference presentation
Sustainable Apparel and Textiles in the Circular Economy
University of Huddersfield
A paper written with my lovely colleague, Lisa Trencher, discussing the findings of a project analysing the skills of undergraduates aligned to the needs of industry in the field of fashion sustainability.
BIOINSPIRED MATERIALS CONFERENCE 2018
It was an honour to be invited to speak at this international conference which spans biomimetic sensors, materials chemistry, 3D-printing and tissue engineering.