Material Innovation

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1: The Leading Edge 

The leading sustainable fabric solutions shaping today and the future. In partnership with Usha Yarns.

The vision of Usha Yarns, our partner for this session, is to reduce dependence on natural resources by complete transformation of industry waste into quality textile goods. Check out their presentation. 


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2: Sustainable Materials 

Find solutions to your fabric and material needs, get answers to your tricky sourcing questions.


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3: PRO Masterclass 

How to source sustainable fabrics and reduce climate impact without breaking the bank.

In this masterclass we summarise the key ways that leading brands source materials and products to minimise climate impact - within budget constraints. Hear from:

  • Nishanth Chopra, the inspiring founder of Oshadi, on regenerative cotton and why it is the future 
  • Charles Ross, leading fabric expert on sustainable performance fabrics, the inside view on synthetics and the best alternatives
  • Sury Bagenal on how to make a difference (within budget constraints), drawing from a 25 year career at Seasalt, Monsoon, M&Co, Debenhams


This masterclass is free for all PRO members of CO. 

If you are a PRO member, you will be able to access all content. If you are not yet PRO, please upgrade to any of our PRO packages to access recordings, along with all other PRO content, training and events on CO.


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Welcome to Common Objective - your hub for sustainable fashion business.

You've been redirected here from the Ethical Fashion Forum website because, as of May 2018, EFF is supporting its network through this new, online platform that helps fashion professionals succeed in the most sustainable way.

On CO, you'll be able to find even more great content and connections to help you do fashion better.

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