Fashion Revolution Day Round Up

Fashion Revolution Day
Today is Fashion Revolution Day, 2 years on from the devastation of the Rana Plaza factory collapse when 1133 people lost their lives and over 2500 were injured. An ever growing group of fashion designers,industry insiders, academics, writers, bloggers and ethical fashion advocates are determined that those lives won’t be forgotton and are continuing to call for change in the fashion industry. For Fashion Revolution Day, consumers are encouraged to ask their favourite brands #whomademyclothes on social media.

Over at My Green Closet, you can check out a fab ‘Haulternative’ video focussing on updating or mending old or used clothes.

In her post Defining the Future of Fashion Faye Lessler talks about an event in New York to mark Fashion Revolution Day.

Peggy Jobbins Thrift Mistress has been posting about Fashion Revolution Day and what she is wearing.

Green Issues Singapore – How to Explain Fashion Revolution Day to Kids
Children are so important to the future of the fashion industry and in her Fashion Revolution Day post Agy explores how to discuss these issues with children.

At Eco Warrior Princess, Jen gives some great tips for Fashion Revolution Day on how individuals and bloggers can make a difference.

The Note Passer blogs about what has happened since the Rana Plaza and how we can continue to call for change in the fashion industry.

Over at my blog, ethicalfashionblog.com I have been looking at a number of brands in my wardrobe and asking the question who made my clothes?

In the media

Are you joining the Fashion Revolution? you can find out more here

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Fashion Revolution Day

Fashion Revolution

April 24th is Fashion Revolution Day, a worldwide event that brings together a movement of people, all working to raise awareness of the true cost of fashion, showing the world that change is possible and celebrating all those involved in creating a sustainable future. Are you in?

Getting involved is simple. All you have to do is
Start a conversation by asking brands ‘who made your clothes?’
Share a photo of you wearing your clothes inside out and ask ‘who made my clothes?’ on social media with the hashtag #FASHREV.
Check out the events happening in your local area on the website fashionrevolution.org/
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Here at Ethical Fashion Bloggers, we would like to post our biggest round up ever, featuring your Fashion Revolution blog posts about any of the above actions that you have taken. Please email me a link to your posts or share with Ethical Fashion Bloggers on Facebook or Google+ by end of 23rd April to be included in the round up which will be posted on 24th April.

Ceri writes at Style Eyes Ethical Fashion Blog. You can find her on twitter @StyleEyes.

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