Between 2006 and 2007, the Ethical Fashion Forum has delivered showcasing events for a range of clients from the BBC to the Bangladesh British Chamber of Commerce (Fashion Bangladesh)
1. CONSCIOUS STYLE AT THE V&A
The Ethical Fashion Forum worked with the V&A , played an advisory and support role and delivered creative workshops at the V&A’s Conscious Style event
The event aimed to inspire and inform the public around fashion and sustainability.
2. FASHION: ETHICS
The EFF organised Fashion: Ethics: a networking and awareness raising event during London Fashion Week. The event targeted influential figures within the industry, from designer names, to company directors, to press, media, buyers, and celebrities. Over 150 people attended. The event included a presentation of the issues facing the fashion industry followed by catwalk showcase and auction of designer fashion labels pioneering in sustainability as well as creativity.
3. CONSCIOUS STYLE, PARIS
The EFF worked in partnership with Ethical Fashion Show, Paris to organise a high profile catwalk event which showcased the best of UK ethical fashion design. The collections of 15 UK based designers focusing upon social and environmental responsibility were shown on the catwalk during Paris Fashion Week, to an audience of international press and buyers.
In addition, a joint stall was organised for UK values led fashion labels at the EFS trade show event, which allowed subsidised access for participants. Over 500 people attended the catwalk show, including press, buyers, and industry professionals.
4. CONSCIOUS STYLE, CHINAWHITE
The EFF organised a high profile fashion show at London’s Chinawhite club at Piccadilly. The work of leading designers and businesses in the ethical sector was shown on the catwalk to an audience of fashion industry professionals and consumers. The evening included expert speakers on a variety of topics. The evening represented London’s largest professional showcase of the emerging ethical fashion sector to date.
5. CONSCIOUS CHRISTMAS
Building upon the Conscious Style events series , Conscious Christmas was launched to create an interface between sustainable fashion designers and businesses and consumers. The event included an introduction to the issues, screening of ethical fashion catwalk footage and a sale featuring the work of values led fashion designers and businesses.
9. Showcasing, 2006-2007
The Ethical Fashion Forum holds regular showcasing events, shows and parties, raising the profile of ethical fashion.