25 April: Fashion Revolution Singapore 2020

Mark your calendars for Fashion Revolution 2020! Participate in their event online from home on 25 April, 11am onwards. More details below.

Fashion Revolution Singapore is BACK!
Held ENTIRELY ONLINE for the first time ever, this year’s event calls for a fairer, safer, cleaner, more transparent fashion industry by focusing on the 4 C’s —
CONSUMPTION
COMPOSITION
CONDITIONS
COLLECTIVE ACTION! 

From inspiring panel discussions with incredible speakers to interesting workshops and prizes to be won, you’ll be able to tune in from wherever you are – so bring your pals, learn something new and be inspired to start asking brands #WhoMadeMyClothes and #WhatsInMyClothes!

Our event takes place as always during Fashion Revolution Week (20 to 26 April 2020) and will mark the 7th year of Fashion Revolution, the world’s LARGEST FASHION ACTIVISM MOVEMENT founded to radically change the way our clothes are sourced, produced and purchased.

It also marks seven years since the Rana Plaza garment factory collapse in Bangladesh, where 1,138 people were killed and many more injured on 24 April 2013.

FULL EVENT DAY RUN DOWN, SATURDAY 25TH APRIL
11:00 AM: Panel Discussion (BRANDS)
Fashion Revolution presents: Fashion and sustainability – an incompatible couple?
Summary
Do you run a fashion brand? Then we want YOU to join us at our welcome chat!
We will be speaking to global and local brands of all sizes about their sustainability journey, opening a safe space for fashion brands to have an honest conversation on the sustainability conundrum in the fashion world.
Speakers:
Chu Wong, Country Coordinator of Fashion Revolution SG and Founder of Shop Bettr
Marian Dang, Sustainability Manager at H&M South East Asia
Min Tan, Founder of Cloud & Victory
Cara Chiang, Product Development & Marketing Manager at CYC Made to Measure

1:00 PM: Panel Discussion (CONSUMERS)
Fashion Revolution x The Fashion Pulpit presents: Guilt-free retail therapy
Summary
Sick of feeling guilty after your retail-therapy sprees?JOIN US at this panel where we explore the world of consuming fashion beyond conventional shopping, with first-hand information from both a consumer herself as well as brands that are putting a whole new spin on retail therapy!

Speakers:
Charlotte Mei, Host/Presenter, Nutritionist (ANutr; SNDA), Sustainability advocate
Nejla Matam-Finn, Founder & CEO of THE FIFTH COLLECTION
Raye Padit, Founder of The Fashion Pulpit
Raena Lim, Co-Founder of Style Theory SG

1:00 PM: Workshop (BRANDS)
Fashioned for good – 5 steps to reducing your fashion brand’s impact on the planet with Anisa Johnny from Raffles Singapore

RSVP
https://fashrevsg2020-fashionedforgood.peatix.com/

Summary
A workshop for fashion brand owners or new entrepreneurs to dissect fashion’s effect on the planet. This one-hour interactive session looks at innovative fashion brands changing the narrative, providing you with actionable steps to use fashion for good.

 

3:30 PM: Panel (CONSUMERS)
Fash Rev x ZERRIN presents Sustainable Fashion: Behind the Seams


RSVP

https://fashrevsg2020-behindtheseams.peatix.com

Summary
Sustainability is the single biggest challenge, but also the single biggest opportunity for the fashion industry in 2020. But beyond creating better products with longevity, what does it even mean to be sustainable and ethical as a fashion company? What actually goes on behind the scenes in order to make a business more conscious?
JOIN this panel to gain insights from industry leaders who are, through their own unique business solutions, creating #BetterBrands and paving the way to make the industry sustainable — from improving supply chain transparency and creating groundbreaking alternative materials to supporting local craftsmanship.

Speakers:
Adi Reza, Founder of Mycotech
Mohammed Chowdry, Head of Technical Customer Service at Lenzing Group
Christine Chow, Founder of Tove & Libra
Indi Davis, Head of Sustainability at Zilingo

 

*** WIN! The 5 best questions of each panel will win a $10 VOUCHER from The Green Collective SG! ***

Throughout the week: Workshop (CONSUMERS)
Ocean conservation and sea glass jewellery-making upcycling with The Sea Glass Project

 

Social media (EVERYONE)
Show your label and ask the brand #WhoMadeMyClothes and #WhatsInMyClothes.Tag the brand, Fashion Revolution SG, The Fashion Pulpit and Lisa Teng Studios: Shoes & Stuff on Instagram!

*** The post with the most comments will win a FREE 1-MONTH MEMBERSHIP at The Fashion Pulpit! ***

*** The post with the most likes will win an ESPADRILLE MAKING KIT (worth $79!) + 1 COMPLIMENTARY ONLINE SESSION with Lisa herself from Lisa Teng Studios: Shoes & Stuff! ***

 

T&Cs:
1. Label must be shown in the photo.
2. One or both hashtags, #WhoMadeMyClothes and #WhatsInMyClothes, must be included in the caption.
3. The brand of the item, Fashion Revolution Singapore, The Fashion Pulpit and Lisa Teng must be tagged in the photo.
4. Winner must follow Fashion Revolution Singapore, The Fashion Pulpit and Lisa Teng on Instagram.
5. Giveaway 1: Swap membership’s validity will commence from first swap date.
Giveaway 2: Redemption of kit and online session is valid for 6 months upon receipt.
6. Photo must be posted before Friday, 1 May 2020.

 

Postponed:

The Great Fashion Revolution Swap (CONSUMERS)

Fashion Revolution Swap (IG LIVE) with The Fashion Pulpit

 

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