CGC (@ConsciousGen_ )


Bio Be part of a changing mind set: we need a conscious generation, CONGEN: Making with meaning.
Location Manchester / Dublin
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Account created 07-06-2015 13:26:23
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iPhone : ..what are we waiting for? Let’s tell our companies and our politicians what we want, and reward companies that show openness, integrity and true courage in promoting a type of business that promotes human rights and sets standards for best practice. #Slavetofashion #slavery

iPhone : #BreakingFashion on BBC 1 just shows everything that is wrong with influencers and fast fashion. No one thinks of the poor person in China having to make and ship a size 12 top within 48 hours for some 'influencer' to have in a photo shoot in Cannes. Disgusting. #fastfashion

iPhone : Creativity in fashion "doesn't mean creating more stuff", says Extinction Rebellion's Sara Arnold… via Dezeen

iPhone : Some of the benefits of using #algae as a raw material for fabrics is that it is #biodegradable and it leads to no dead-stock or waste. Learn more about it and what our accelerator programme innovator AlgiKnit does in this article!

via Fashion Journal

iPhone : Interesting to learn more about #circularity in #fashion?
Join our #learning lab on the 3rd of October!

Register below:…

Please RT to help us spread the word!

iPhone : Enjoying working with Project Inc. who have an active learning space Manchester Museum Today we worked with students creating placards inspired by Stan the T.rex who is on strike... #GlobalClimateStrike #ArtStrike
#ClimateStrike #ClimateEmergency

iPhone : “The main thing was this realization that there was a such a big appetite for working in this way, that there are a lot of designers working away on this trajectory in their studios, but with no cross-communication,” via British Vogue…

iPhone : 📣Calling all artisan crafters, makers and #sustainable movers & shakers!

We still have some spaces left for stalls and workshops if you’re considering exhibiting at #SlowFashionLancaster next month.

Here’s how to book:

iPhone : “The young people have asked us to stand with them.” – Mary Robinson, Chair of The Elders.

The Elders stand in solidarity with @gretathunberg and all young people calling for #ClimateAction this September.

#FridaysForFuture #ClimateStrike
Mary Robinson Centre

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iPhone : Tell #UNIQLO to pay up to workers left waiting for over 4 years. Read what
happened here:…
#CIAOUNIQLO #Uniqlo #LifeWear #UniqloLifeWear

iPhone : Akhtar is at the forefront of a grassroots movement to try to expose the rampant sexual harassment, assault and exploitation that have become a mainstay of working life for women in Bangladesh’s textile industry.… #FashionRevolution

iPhone : lemn sissay MBE Lemn, you are a beautiful soul sharing your story is the gold, my ears and eyes are absorbing it in allowing me to believe and begin, thank you 🙏

iPhone : All set to deliver my talk for this afternoon’s ‘The Sustainability Diaries’ #Manchester #Fashion #Sustainability