Circular Open Source Fashion#
October 4th, 2022
In this class the lecture will outline the systems behind fashion and the textile industry, focusing on alternative systems such as circular fashion, agile fashion, open value chains.
The focus will be on creating modular elements, structures and connections that allow the user to change the shape of a garment, resize it or replace certain elements. Students will publish their creations on open source platforms and learn how to monitor and promote their creations in a distributed network.
- Intro teacher
- Circular fashion
- Hacking the fashion system
- Agile fashion
- Modular elements
- Modular seams
2D Drawing software#
- illustrator, rhino3d & grasshopper
- valentina project
- laser cutter
sealing textiles, synthetic textiles that melt and seal the edges of the cut outs vegetable tanned leather (chrome tanned leather is toxic when heated) felt, natural and synthetic (preferably pla or other biodegardable felts) neoprene (check for composition that no toxic particle/fumes will be released when heated)
Visit the handbook to see the assignment criteria for this class.
- [Video Lecture one] coming soon
- [Video Review one] coming soon
- coming soon