Redress is an environmental charity with a mission to prevent and transform textile waste to catalyse a circular economy and reduce fashion's water, chemical and carbon footprints. Their programmes work to change mindsets and practices to stop the creation of textile waste now and in the future, as well as creating systems and partnerships that generate and showcase value in existing waste.
About the Event/ COurse
You are invited to witness the Redress Design Award 2020 Grand Final, presented in an exciting live-digital format! Join us as we showcase the stunning waste-reducing womenswear and menswear collections that have made it to the finals; glimpse behind-the-scenes snippets of the grueling judging process; and connect live with the finalists when we reveal the winners of the 10th anniversary cycle of the world’s largest sustainable fashion design competition!
These emerging fashion designers are pushing the boundaries of fashion and sustainability by transforming textile waste in reproducible and impactful ways. The 10 finalists have been shortlisted from hundreds of applications from across the globe, scrutinised for their incorporation of circular design strategies such as Design for Low Waste, Design for Low-impact Materials and Processes, Design for Longevity and Design for Recyclability.
These leading talents hail from the regions of Argentina, Sri Lanka, Canada, Vietnam, The Netherlands, Australia, the Republic of Korea, Italy, Mainland China and Hong Kong. Take a sneak preview at their collections here and explore the prizes here.
The Redress Design Award 2020 Grand Final is open to all and will be livestreamed on Thursday 3 September 2020, 7pm (HKT) /12pm (UKT) on Facebook and Weibo. See you at the show!