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What is circular fashion? Why is slow-fashion important?
These are the fundamentals pillars to this week’s awesome guest, Evie Daines; Founder of conscious streetwear brand Daines Atelier. Evie is on a mission to bring “cool” back into sustainable fashion, creating one-of-a-kind pieces using remnants of old textiles and dead-stock fabrics. Tune in for great vibes all round, as Chelsea and Evie debunk many sustainable fashion myths, and chat about Evie’s latest fashion collection and inspirations.
Check out Evie's Grad Collection: here.
Time-stamps and key thoughts/ ideas bought up in this episode:
4:05 – Do you think sustainable fashion will always remain a niche?
9:10 – “Sustainable fashion is mainly associated with organic materials.” True or false?
15:30 - Just because it’s expensive, doesn’t mean it’s ethical!
22:45 – Getting to know Evie & how Daines Atelier was founded.
32:30 – The brand stands for Slow-fashion and Circular Fashion. What do these terms actually mean?
45:50 – How does the brand incorporate the concept of fashion circularity? Sourcing fabrics, panelling textiles and patch-working dead-stock fabrics to create one-of-a-kind pieces.
51:50 – The Mimosa Collection: inspiration behind Evie’s latest collection.
58:00 – What’s next for Daines Atelier & things to look out for!
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