Reuse  of discarded objects or material in such a way as to create a product of higher quality or value than the original...

 

Upcycle

 

 

 

 

Line breaks: up|cycle

Pronunciation: /ˈʌpsʌɪk(ə)l

What if we could see waste as a RESOURCE?

"The linear ‘take, make, dispose’ model relies on large quantities of easily accessible resources and energy, and as such is increasingly unfit for the reality in which it operates.

 

Working towards efficiency—a reduction of resources and fossil energy consumed per unit of manufacturing output—will not alter the finite nature of their stocks but can only delay the inevitable.

 

A change of the entire operating system seems necessary."

Fast Fashion is a trend, a habit, and a problem

The urge of new and trendy betrays the ravages of Fast Fashion but it also symbolizes a much bigger and deeper issue that is important to point out...

Frameworq presents

Upcycled*

UPCYCLING PROJECT

FASHION SHOW

CELEBRATION

FEATURING UPCYCLING PROJECT DESIGNERS 

SATURDAY MAY 23, 2015

& FASHION DESIGN STUDENTS