Fibershed’s look at the newly published report by the Biomimicry Institute, “The Nature of Fashion.” Especially note their stand on “biosynthetics” via fermentation of microorganisms, including genetically engineered microorganisms. https://fibershed.org/2020/07/31/questioning-the-role-of-biosynthetics-in-regenerative-fashion/.
Monique van Gent Sidy
Can I create a beautiful skirt that I dye from plants in our yard? Can I make that skirt from old sheets and up-cycled materials? Perhaps the skirt I plan to make will contribute to the discussion on the toxic effects on our Planet from the global fashion industry. What can we offer as alternatives?