Our workshops

An exploration and collaboration
with local communities exploring 
our consumption and waste of textiles

Steps of the Workshop

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1

INTRO TO ZERO-WASTE

Understand our participants and how they perceived textile waste.

2

COLLECTING TEXTILES

Pre-consumer textiles. Experience how labor intensive sorting is and the amount of material that needs sorting.

3

SORTING TEXTILES

Examine used clothing to determine the next possible use.

4

MAKING & MENDING

Design, remake, facilitate use of textiles, which can not be reused. Mend garments needed for reuse

5

OUTREACH

Share and showcase the work of the 0-waste collective group to the broader community at the end of the project. 

 
Textile waste is one of the major sources of pollution in the world today. More than 15 million tons of used textile waste is generated each year in the United States
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Donna Maione

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Natalie Tillen

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Hong

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Abhishek Nairs 

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Stephanie Siegel

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