Roundup: Green ShootsJust Got Made • 23 Feb 2017
Read: the challenges and payoffs for a manufacturing startup – The Manufacturer
Do: Hey Clay! Call for applications is now open – Crafts Council
Laugh: Bompas and Parr’s very rude Grope Sans Typeface – It’s Nice That
Trend: Gender fluid fashion from denim company I and Me – Protein
Visit: 15 industrial designers with interesting rational exhibit at the Aram Gallery
Campaign: Sew your patch for Craftivist Collective’s #patchesofhope
Editorial: Tips to Build your Creative Network
Building up a successful creative business is more than just making great work – you have to make sure you’re connecting with the right customers, that press finds you and that you’re the person who gets called first when an amazing opportunity arises.
Events: Sustainable Textiles Now! and Working with Manufacturers
Breakfast Club: Sustainable Textiles Now! 24 February, Somerset House
Join our panel of two micro-manufacturers and two designers, for an informal panel discussion, where we question what does sustainability mean today, what to we need to do better as an industry and how can we apply fresh ideas and perspectives to our own businesses.