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5 Sustainable Fashion Events and Conferences You Can Attend


Are you passionate about sustainable fashion and eager to learn more about how you can make a difference? Sustainable fashion events and conferences are fantastic opportunities to explore the movement further. 

From Sustainable Fashion Week to online webinars, these events bring together like-minded people, brands, and experts. They focus on innovative practices like visible mending and clothes swaps, fostering a collective relationship within the community. 

Whether you’re in the UK or anywhere else, there’s an event for you to explore. Mark your calendar, invite your friends, and join a growing community dedicated to positive change in the fashion industry.

What Sustainable Fashion Events Can You Attend?

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Online Masterclass: How to Run Sustainable Fashion Events, Courses, and Groups

  • Cost: Free
  • Location: Online
  • Date: On Demand
  • With: Ghislaine Walker

Ghislaine Walker hosts a free online masterclass on running successful sustainable fashion events, courses, and groups. Participants will gain practical advice on organising and hosting sustainable fashion events that inspire and empower communities. 

Walker’s expertise provides valuable insights into fostering collective relationships and supporting sustainable clothing initiatives. Attending this online session will also equip you to promote sustainable fashion and create a meaningful impact within your network.

Fashion Forward: A Dialogue on Ethical Style Trends

  • Event Date: Wed, 5 Jun 2024
  • Event Location: The Understudy London, UK

Explore the intersection of fashion and ethics. This event, hosted by Etikord, delves into the latest trends in ethical fashion practices. From sustainable materials to fair labour practices, the event will discuss how fashion can be stylish and socially responsible. 

Join an inspiring dialogue with industry insiders and discover how you can make a positive impact through your clothing choices.

Panel Talk: Is there such a thing as sustainable fashion?

  • Event Date: Thursday, June 6, 2024
  • Event Location: Level39 London, UK

Join a thought-provoking panel discussion exploring the question, “Is there such a thing as sustainable fashion?” This event brings together industry experts, designers, and sustainability advocates to share and explore the nuances of ethical fashion.

From the environmental impact of clothing materials to the social implications of production processes, this event will cover it all. Get ready to share your insights in this engaging and informative conversation. 

Global Threads: Sustainable Fashion Across Borders

  • Event Date: Friday, June 7
  • Event Location: Online
  • Cost: Free

Fashion Mingle is set to host Global Threads: Sustainable Fashion Across Borders, an enlightening online event focused on the future of eco-conscious fashion. This free webinar, scheduled for early June, promises to share and deliver valuable insights from industry leaders about sustainable business practices.

Attendees will understand the power of sustainable practices in reshaping fast fashion, the criteria for selecting eco-friendly textiles in product development, utilising a grassroots approach by collaborating with local artisan communities for sustainable sourcing, and so much more.

This event is perfect for those who want to be inspired, share, and implement sustainable practices within their organisations. By attending, you can help reshape the future of fashion and contribute to a more sustainable industry.

Roundtable: Career in Fashion

  • Event Date: Sunday, June 9
  • Event Location: Online

This roundtable discussion held online and at the prestigious Hotel Particulier Mona Bismarck in Paris, will delve into the latest employment trends and career opportunities in the fashion industry.

The discussion will feature experts such as Cassandre Garnier Morales from Fashion Network, Delphine Cantat from Groupe EDH, and Julie Ejzenberg from Mode Estah, who will share insights into the skills and resources necessary for a successful career in fashion. 

By attending this event, participants will discover the skills vital for future careers in fashion and share industry leaders’ collective knowledge and experiences.  

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Final Note

Sustainable fashion events offer more than just a glimpse into eco-friendly clothes and practices—they provide a platform to connect, share, and scale. By attending these events, you support groups committed to making a difference and join a community that shares your values. 

Each event is a step toward change and building a kinder fashion industry, whether in-person or online.  So, find an event that sparks your interest and be part of the collective effort to reshape the future of fashion. Together, we can make a visible impact.

Ellora Sharma

Ellora Sharma is a 26-year-old fashionmonger from Leeds. She discovered her love for fashion through the many intricate and flashy designs found in the Bollywood films she religiously watched when she was younger (and continues to watch to this day). She has since developed an affinity for colourful and distinctive clothing, and loves to experiment with her style on the daily. She wants to help others find the same kind of joy and fun in clothing as she has.

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