A central aspect to interconnected thinking is making the space in which to reflect and review as a working group.
Without this, ideas are not exchanged and built upon.
The Ever and Again Upcycling Textiles Project, with Becky Earley at Chelsea College of Art, London, made time for such meetings.
The results were fruitful and exponential.
The meetings acted as springboard for the textiles sustainability agenda to flourish and disseminate.
In order for the systems of industrial ecology to continue to be applied wholeheartedly to the fashion and textiles agenda, the Slow Textiles Group proposes a new discursive platform and regular meetings of minds..