WSM Talks

11.01
saturday

12:30 – 14:00 
Fashion For Planet Talk 
Buyers  Sustainable  Thoughts

A panel to understand how is evolving the market of
eco-sustainable brands in relation to buyers and their new awareness.

14:30 – 17:00 
WSM Smart Contest
“Sustainable Manufacturing And Responsible Innovation Technologies” is an initiative of WSM Fashion Reboot coordinated by Francesca Romana Rinaldi to valorise the start-ups that offer sustainable products and services.  Among the 20 start-ups, 10 will do a presentation during an event on January 11th to proclaim the 2 winners.
To follow the presentation of the “Fashion Industry 2030” book with Francesca Romana Rinaldi,  Matteo Marzotto and Matteo Ward.

12.01
sunday

14:00 – 16.00 
Fashion For Planet Talk 
Buyers  Eco Direction

The new vision of the buyers who have to interact today with an increasingly articulated panorama of sustainable brands and the strategies for placing them in stores.

 

WSM Workshop

11.01
saturday

10.30 - 12.00

DENISE BONAPACE

“ManoMettere”

Fashion Revolution Open Studio Workshop

The Art of Mending. Denise Bonapace will show you how flaws in clothes can be emphasized through mending techniques. Bring a worn out piece of clothing and extend its lifespan!

12.00 - 13.30

LARISSA VON PLANTA

“Keep me”

Fashion Revolution Open Studio Workshop

We all have loved and treasured pieces which might now be unwearable because of their design, cut and damages. The Designer Larissa von Planta will help participants come up with innovative design and restoration ideas to transform a loved piece into a sophisticated modern design.

13.30 - 15.00

PATRICK McDOWELL

"Crystallise Yourself Fabulous"

Fashion Revolution Open Studio Workshop

Join Patrick McDowell to Crystallise yourself Fabulous at WSM2020. Bring a piece of clothing or accessory that needs a new lease of life through selecting up-cycled Swarovski Crystals and hand sewing them to your preloved Item. Patrick will talk you through his journey at Central Saint Martins and walk you through the story from student to sustainable designer and how to use tools like Instagram, story telling and concept creating to create an authentic story around your product.

15.00 - 16.30

VINTAG

“Give it a 2nd Chance"

Workshop

This workshop will take you through time and style with a focus on color harmony to help you understand how a garment with its own past can become your present and future. Not only that, the Vintag team will show you how to sell and buy online vintage, to support responsible shopping. 

16.30 - 18.00

SILVIA GIOVANARDI

“FREEDAY, GENUINARY
11, 2?20"

Cittadellarte Fashion B.E.S.T Workshop

It takes a lot of courage to be bold… but it takes even more courage to stop and rest. It takes courage to accept ourselves, to welcome and genuinely love our deep essence.
On FREEDAY, Genuinary 11, Silvia will invite you to focus on our invisible part, the self, by inspiring the audience in having the courage to accept our true nature.
You’ll create your own artwork representing the mask that dresses our soul, by painting your main features on old pieces of fabrics of your wardrobe. Then you’ll activate that mask through a mirroring game, experienced with other participants.

12.01
sunday

12.00 - 13.30

CORRINA GOUTOS

“Earbuds to Earring”

A New Awareness Workshop

Corrina Goutos is an artist working in jewelry whose work responds to the dilemmas of fast fashion and throw-away culture.  In this workshop Corrina asks participants to take part in the most important part of sustainable practice- sourcing, by bringing with them one pair of obsolete earbud headphones.  Corrina will demonstrate how to make an earring from a piece of electronic waste.

13.30 - 15.00

PATRICK McDOWELL

"Crystallise Yourself Fabulous"

Fashion Revolution Open Studio Workshop

Join Patrick McDowell to Crystallise yourself Fabulous at WSM2020. Bring a piece of clothing or accessory that needs a new lease of life through selecting up-cycled Swarovski Crystals and hand sewing them to your preloved Item. Patrick will talk you through his journey at Central Saint Martins and walk you through the story from student to sustainable designer and how to use tools like Instagram, story telling and concept creating to create an authentic story around your product.

15.00 - 16.30

HELEN KIRKUM

“Sneaker KeyRing”

A New Awareness Workshop

Get the chance to make a completely unique and fun recycled sneaker keyring with Helen Kirkum. Completely bespoke and handmade with recycled sneaker components and leather scraps. With Helen Kirkum you will learn about specific deconstruction processes of sneakers to create your own unique and personal mini sneaker design from scraps and abstract shapes. 

16.30 - 18.00

FLAVIA LA ROCCA

“GET IT MODULAR!”

Cittadellarte Fashion B.E.S.T. Workshop

Learn how to transform old clothes into modular pieces. “Modular” is part of Flavia La Rocca’s brand’ DNA and gives us the chance to create a never-ending wardrobe that reduces its environmental impact and increases the life cycle of an item. During the workshop we will also work on an additional hot-topic in sustainability: upcycling.

All workshop are free under registration.