Alice Robinson, co-founder of British Pasture Leather, trained as an accessory designer at the Royal College of Art. Her work has explored the journey of raw materials from farms in the UK translating them into fashion collections. Each collection, made from a single animal, presents a transparent journey from farm to product to encourage discussion on the absence of traceability in the leather industry. She is currently developing a book about this work, to be published in 2023 by Chelsea Green.
Design and fashion industries are declaring a rapidly growing desire for materials with regenerative origins and positive impacts – but what are the realities of creating new supply networks that can support farmers while meeting this demand? This interactive discussion will be facilitated by British Pasture Leather (producing leather from Pasture for Life certified farms) amongst […]