TheTalkingThread

production

THE PROMISING FIBERS OF NETTLE

Photo: collection of nettle based fashion from Netl .   Since the start of The Talking Thread we have learned a lot about the materials used in fashion. We learned most of the fabrics produced are made of mixed fibers

ZARA WORKERS HAVE A MESSAGE FOR YOU!

“I made this item you are going to buy, but I didn’t get paid for it.” I was driving in the car back home when I heard the news. Turkish Zara garment workers sewed riot labels in the Zara items
sustainable design

A CIRCULAR ECONOMY AND YOUR ROLE AS THE CONSUMER

Recently, a circular economy has come more into the public eye. In many industries, as the textile industry, companies have been looking for ways to operate in a more sustainable way. For my Bachelor’s Thesis, I decided to research the
Dyeing

DYEING FOR A CHANGE: BACTERIA TO THE RESCUE!

When buying clothes, most people barely think about how it has been made. Not because we don’t care, but because we don’t know and aren’t offered a lot of information about the production process. Logically, if you are not involved