Creative Design: Professional

Business or Craft

Author
  • Linda Ohrn-McDaniel (Kent State University)

Abstract

Where is the fashion industry going? While the mountains of trash are piling up the fashion industy is focused on producing more at lower costs to make higher profits. This dress is done as a commentary on this industry where the craft is close to lost and the business is in focus. There are many reasons why the craft could be a way to a more sustainable fashion industry.

Keywords: sustainability, up-cycle, knit, design

How to Cite:

Ohrn-McDaniel, L., (2013) “Business or Craft”, International Textile and Apparel Association Annual Conference Proceedings 70(1).

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Published on
09 Feb 2013
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