Woven & Worn
Woven & Worn
Woven & Worn
Woven & Worn
Woven & Worn
Woven & Worn
Woven & Worn
Woven & Worn
Woven & Worn
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Woven & Worn offers a fascinating insight into the approaches of innovative craftspeople from around the globe as they create environmentally conscious clothing in a bid to protect the planet from the effects of a throwaway industry.

Marking a revival of the make-do-and-mend era, Woven & Worn showcases the variety of materials and processes used to craft wearables with both longevity and soul. Within this book, talented artisan makers such as weavers, dressmakers, dyers, and knitters give consumers the power to repair the frayed fabric of the fashion industry and embrace the energetic campaign for a sustainable circular economy.



Marking a revival of the make-do-and-mend era, Woven & Worn showcases the variety of materials and processes used to craft wearables with both longevity and soul. Within this book, talented artisan makers such as weavers, dressmakers, dyers, and knitters give consumers the power to alter the tired fabric of the fashion industry and embrace the energetic campaign for a sustainable circular economy.

Woven & Worn offers a fascinating insight into the approaches of innovative global craftspeople as they create environmentally conscious clothing in a bid to protect the planet from the effects of a throwaway industry. Demonstrating the diversity within sustainable garment-making, this book highlights ground-breaking renewable materials and ingenious techniques. Textiles are created from reclaimed by-products of the food industry, such as banana and fish skins, and thoughtful techniques and “zero waste” production methods are utilized.

Discover tactile felted clothing, painterly plant-dyed textiles, and intricate weaved adornment alongside traditional repair techniques such as sashiko. Delve into the unseen creative workspaces of skilled crafters; admire their unique tools and processes, and absorb their intriguing stories. Sustainability is tightly woven into their creative practices as they tackle the wasteful areas of the fashion industry, one beautifully crafted garment at a time.

Artisan methods include:
- Weaving
- Upcycling
- Knitting
- Felt making
- Garment making 
- Mending
- Block printing
- Shoemaking
- Botanical dyeing

Product details
Hardback 288 pages
Dimensions: 165mm x 250mm
Paper quality: Full-color premium paper pages
ISBN: 978-1-909414-91-4


SKU: CP-WW

For a preview of this book, simply click the pages of the book below.

Foreword by Patrick McDowell

Introduction

A Creative Future


Botanical dyeing

Botanical Inks

milo + nicki


Upcycling

SHIO

Demano


Weaving

Bright Moon Weaving Studio

Lesh

Teixidors

Carlie Ballard


Shoemaking

Juta Shoes


Garment making

Phaedra Clothing

Grove & Co.

Mayamiko


Mending

Katrina Rodabaugh


Felt making

Calmo


Knitting

Shisa Brand


Block printing

Mehera Shaw


Glossary

Further reading & resources

Acknowledgements