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TRAID are this year's partners for the Victoria and Albert Museum's nationwide design competition Graphic Gathering. TRAID Education were thrilled to be asked to design a live brief for GCSE, A/S and A Level students. The live brief asks secondary school students to design the artwork to wrap a TRAID clothes reuse bank. The aim? To encourage and inspire the public to utilise…
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I am very happy to be invited to guest write this week on TRAID’s blog for the #Secondhandfirst Week of activities encouraging us to take the #Secondhandfirst Pledge. A great initiative which highlights the way we buy our clothes and a reminder of all the environmental and social problems in the textile and garment supply chain. We all have the…
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Last night saw the 10 year anniversary party of Amy Twigger Holroyd's Keep and Share at Prick Your Finger in Bethnal Green. I'm a big fan of knitwear, (as are the moths that have invaded my house), and I've long harboured a romantic fantasy that one day I will do my late Grandma proud and learn how to knit properly…
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Ethical brightly patterned rug which carries the Goodweave mark