Get to know the second batch of CTF members that you'll find at Fashion Exposed Now (FEN) this August; Minnow Zola, Lois Hazel, Scott Benedictine, Cloth & Co, and Elvie & Leo. The collaboration between CTF and FEN has seen us handpick a selection of labels from across the country to showcase their work at Australia's largest fashion trade event!
More than just a fashion brand, The Ark Clothing Co. exercise a culture of design with integrity. From their work with local community groups and manufacturers through to ethical accreditation, the growing team of 70 are intent on making a difference. "We exercise socially responsible practices knowing we have the potential to not only transform the way in which we view and understand fashion, but also the opportunity to change people's lives." As members of the Council of Textile & Fashion, The Ark Clothing Co. play an active role in supporting the future growth of the Australian fashion industry and the people behind it.
Meet Wilderness Wear Australia! Established in 1989, the company is 100% Australian owned, producing 100% Australian made apparel, with a focus on quality materials and functional designs in the active wear space. The team are proud of their “200% Australian” business model and continue to support the growth of the local industry as members of the Council of Textile & Fashion. From advanced hybrid material technology through to local sourcing of merino wool, their technical approach to the active & outdoor wear space make Wilderness Wear an ideal option for those looking to support local business.
Developing quality fabrics since 1946, the privately owned Australian company is a leading innovator in technical textiles and protective, performance fabrics. Bruck play an important role in the Australian supply chain with capabilities ranging from weaving, dye and print technologies, through to collaborative developments in infrared surveillance.
Meet Stewart & Heaton! The Australian owned & operated company are going on strong 25 years in the areas of protective apparel & Total Apparel Management (TAM) services to the government & private sector. S&H provide hundreds of local jobs and have built close relationships to various suppliers across the Australian Supply Chain. In addition, S&H are proud members of the Council of Textile & Fashion, actively supporting the growth of the Australian Industry, with managing director Simon Stewart sitting on our board.