The Many Opportunities of Upcycling

Nowadays, more brands are working towards reducing the amount of waste that is caused by the fashion industry, and upcycling is increasingly heard of in fashion. However, in the grand scheme of things, there is still not enough action, and waste remains a major issue for the industry.

Upcycling garment waste and leftovers can offer large opportunities for designers and brands. In the above video, Orsola de Castro explains how turning waste into fashion can foster healthy attitudes on sustainability. De Castro started her upcycling...