Ethical Fashion Show, Paris, 2nd -4th March
A celebration of ethical fashion with designers showing collections including chic, traditional and streetwear. To be held at Espace Pierre Cardin. For further information and to get a free ticket visit www.ethicalfashionshow.com.
Keen Green and Ethical Trade Market at Old Spitalfields, London, Every Tue & Wed from 5th March
Keen Green have been been running ethical markets for a number of years and from 5th March will be having a regular slot at old Spitalfields Market. There will be ethically traded arts, crafts, clothing, jewellery and home furnishings together with fair trade, organic, free range, traceable and homemade local and regional foods. Unique goods from countries
such as Thailand, Vietnam, Nepal, India, and South America contrasting with those from the UK, made with exceptional workmanship.
Eco Fashion and Clothes Swap Day, Crediton, Devon, 10th March
a Clothes swap with free demonstrations and advice throughout the day on sewing, updating, repairing, knitting and spinning. Further details on www.sustainablecrediton.org.uk.
Afro Eco Fair II, ITS Academy London, Saturday 10th March
A quarterly fair dedicated to ethical and Afro beauty/fashion in London. This event is presented by a collective of creatives among them: Christelle KEDI (ethical make up artist/commentator), Light of Marie (Ethical Accessory designer).Entrance is free, 12-7pm ITS Academy, Great Eastern Street, London. For further info email email@example.com.
Ethical Fashion Symposium, 03 Gallery, London, 9th – 11th March
The Ethical Fashion Symposium will take place in collaboration with Oxford Fashion Week. It will include a series of talks on the subject of ethical fashion by a diverse panel of ethical pioneers – from academics to stylists and artisans. Tickets cost £5 each, further details here.
Vintage Fashion Fair London, Primrose Hill, 18th March
The perfect way to spend Mother’s Day (with either your mother or daughter) browsing the beautiful vintage clothing and accessories as one of London’s most well established Vintage Fashion Fairs. Why not also treat yourself to tea and cake at the Pretty Green Cafe. For the first 20 Mums who are brought to the fair by their daughters/sons there will be a treat awaiting them of handmade chocolates! For further details and ticket offers visit www.vintagefashionfairlondon.co.uk
Swish and Pout’s Fashion Exchange and Vintage Market, Balham Bowls Club, 31st March
Fashion Exchanges with a Retro Beauty Parlour, Stylist, Cakes & ‘Frocktails’. Alongside all of this there will be a Pop Up Market to satisfy dedicated followers of Vintage fashion. Further details here.
Do you know of any other ethical fashion events going on? if so please let me know.
With warmest wishes