With half a century of experience in high end fabrics, the Carvico and Jersey Lomellina names have more recently become synonymous with eco innovation in fashion too.
In our latest Healthy Seas Web Lab, prepare to:
in the cutting edge of an ever-more aware fashion industry where warp and circular knit from regenerated fibres are giving the industry a new lease of life.
Simona Osio & Lorenzo Ghezzi, @Carvico & Jersey Lomellina
Angelo Figus, the celebrated fashion designer and creative director who will explain the aesthetic direction and possibilities of high-end yarns from nets that were once the scourge of the sea.
About Lucy Siegle
Lucy Siegle is a writer, broadcaster and journalist on nature and climate. In her work she often follows supply chains to expose climate and social justice issues. Her book To Die For: Is Fashion Wearing out the World saw her unravel the environmental and social footprint of the global fashion industry and forms the basis of The True Cost, the Netflix feature documentary on the same subject. Lucy co-founded the Green Carpet Challenge with Livia Firth and for 14 years was an environmental columnist for The Observer Magazine. She appears as a rare presenter who talks about environmental issues on prime time shows, namely The One Show and ITV’s Tonight programme. Her book, Turning the Tide on Plastic: How Humanity (and you) Can Make Our Globe Clean Again is published by Orion. She is a trustee for Cornish based ocean charity, Surfers Against Sewage, chair of the Real Circularity Coalition that campaigns for a green and circular economy.
Together we can make
a positive impact for the planet!