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Make it Melbourne | The skills, education and demand needed to rebuild a thriving local manufacturing trade
After decades of off-shore manufacturing, the pandemic revealed the lack of sovereign manufacturing here in Australia and highlighted the need to revive the industry.
7 November 2022
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Last session of the 2022 AFC FashTech Lab | The Future of Sustainable Selling
Register for the last session of the 2022 AFC FashTech Lab   The Future of Sustainable Selling - REGISTER HERE WHERE | Online via Zoom; DATE | Monday 6 June 2022 TIME | 9:00am - 10:30am   Join us for the final FashTech Lab Knowledge Exchange, a 90 minute fireside chat where technology and fashion […]
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There's Nothing Conventional About Australian Cotton | Cotton Australia Webinar Series
A sequence of six webinars take a deep dive into the Australian cotton industry and its place in the global textile future by exploring its unique points of difference, engagement with adaptive technology and viability in the future circular economy.
MFNZ x RawAssembly | Certifications & Standards Series
This five part webinar series unpacks the complexities of standards and certifications in the fashion and textile industry. Presented by Mindful Fashion New Zealand in partnership with Raw Assembly.
Webinar | Economic Contribution of Australia’s Fashion & Textile Sector
Discover the latest findings on the economic contribution of Australia’s fashion & textile sector, in this special AFC member-only webinar. The AFC warmly invites its valued members to a special webinar, where we will breakdown the findings from the report High Fashion to High Vis -The Economic Contribution of Australia’s Fashion and Textile Sector, commissioned […]
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The journey so far with our AFC FashTech Lab participants
Thank you to our technology partners who shared insights into their incredible technologies whilst demonstrating the transformation from ideation to creation.
21 April 2022
A night of balance | My General Store at Edit Collection
The sustainable, less waste ethos is carried on throughout the store from clothing to fit out; with all hangers crafted in post consumer ocean plastics courtesy of Arch & Hook.
6 April 2022
Providing dignity & hope | Women’s and Girls’ Emergency Centre x Thread Together
"The most rewarding moments have been seeing the excitement, confidence, and sense of renewed dignity among the women and families who receive the clothing from Thread Together."
24 March 2022
Jordan Dalah Studio | Finalist in the International Woolmark Prize
"My time at Central Saint Martins helped me find a perfect balance between my brand’s commerciality and strong and uncompromisingly bold aesthetic."
23 March 2022
AIME 'reclAIMEd' | Reimagining fashion waste for good
Through a partnership with the ReclAIMEd program, brands get the opportunity to enhance their brand’s ethical and environmental sustainability, reduce waste and support the educational mentorships of marginalised kids in need.
23 March 2022
AFC Volunteering at Thread Together: Team Building during lockdown 2021
Aside from giving these clothes that were donated from Thread Togethers fashion partners a new life and reverting them from landfill, it was a fantastic time to get to know each other and interact outside the confines of zoom.
18 March 2022
It all starts with a thread | Meet Anthony Chesler, CEO of circular fashion charity Thread Together
Thread Together has diverted more than 3 million pieces of clothing from landfill and this number continues to grow each day.
10 March 2022
The 3D digital design and sampling process with our AFC FashTech Lab participants
Thank you to our technology partners; Bandicoot Imaging, CoutureCAD, Ponz Studio and Style Atlas; who demonstrated how their software and services work together to tackle a new, more sustainable sampling process.
8 March 2022
Product Stewardship Scheme Town Hall Meeting Notes
On 2 February the AFC and Consortium members held our first open industry session to start the conversation around co-designing a National Clothing Product Stewardship Scheme: A Roadmap to Clothing Circularity in Australia.
10 February 2022
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