Fashion Tech and Sustainability News & Events in NYC | 7.2.18–7.28.18 | #SlowFashionSummer + Sustainable Fashion & Representation Event


News Digest:


  • The New Luxury Rental Company That Started As A Closet Full Of Vintage Oscar De La Renta Gowns Fashionista
  • Browns Explores Rental Model With Armarium — WWD
  • Stella McCartney brings meditation to Galeries Lafayette — WWD
  • Circularity: Sustainable fashion’s holy grail or greenwashing? — Business of Fashion
  • MPs to examine environmental footprint of UK fashion industry — Guardian
  • GUESS Scheme to Reuse & Recycle Used Clothing — Waste Management World
  • Stella McCartney on the importance of being sustainable in fashion — Dazed
  • This Innovative Circular T-Shirt Company Could Change Fast Fashion’s Waste Problem — MBG Planet
  • It’s not retail that’s dying. It’s our imagination — Business of Fashion
  • Stitch Fix Chief Executive Talks About Leading a Public Company — Refinery29
  • These high-tech clothes make you money by selling your data — Wired
  • How Frank And Oak is building a data-driven subscription service — Glossy


Monday, July 2nd

6:30pm — 9:30pm Artistically Fashionable

Wednesday, July 11th

7:00–11:00pm Reclaiming Authentic Beauty

Thursday, July 12th

5:00pm — 7:00pm Achieving Liftoff — Leveraging The Power Of Diversity & Inclusion To Boost Your Brand

Sunday, July 15th

12:00pm — 5:00pm FOTH — Fashion on The Hudson

Monday, July 16th

6:30–8:30pm Marketing To The Millennial Mom

Tuesday, July 17th

6:30–8:30pm Jerry Media Presents: Creating Engaging Content For Instagram

Wednesday, July 18th

6:00pm — 8:30pm Balanced Fashion x FAUBOURG: Diversity in Sustainable Fashion

Thursday, July 19th

Digital DUMBO — Sphere Of Influence(r)

Tuesday, July 24th

6:00–8:00pm Diversity, Equity & Inclusion: NYC Environmental Movement

Thursday, July 26th

6:30pm Brunchwork w/ Facebook & Rent The Runway

Saturday, July 28th

6:00–10:00pm Fashion for Freedom Event

Cool Finds:

  • 6 Steps to a Sustainable, Ethical, and Affordable Closet — EcoCult
  • Sign up for #SlowFashionSummer movement on



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