Our TAKE-MAKE-TOSS way of doing things is reaching its limit. A new, circular economic model offers the vision and approach for all sectors to create a thriving economy that regenerates natural ecosystems, designs out waste & pollution and keeps products and materials in use. WHAT IS THE CIRCULAR ECONOMY? Visit the Ellen Macarthur Foundation for information, curriculum, videos & visuals. Be sure to check this Ellen MacArthur Foundation information link out: Fashion & the Circular Economy Deep Dive
THEN ACT using the APYS Campus Reuse Shop directive to create a REUSE SHOP, inspired by Patagonia's Worn Wear line on your school campus! This FREE EDUCATORS TOOL will guide 6th-12th grade student's to explore & participate in the circular economy AND generate dollars for your school ATHLETIC & CREATIVE PROGRAMS! Learn more about Worn Wear:
EDUCATORS: CONTACT AP FOR A FREE DOWNLOAD of the AP Campus Reuse SHOP Directive. The AP Solver6 Framework is a helpful tool to partner with this initiative (free download in toolbox section above). Share your activation with us through social media:
*** IDEA: Host a fashion show of your up-cycled creations and tag us:
#AddyPresInspires and @AddyPresLFStyle
CLICK IMAGE above to learn more about the brands who are leading the circular movement in the fashion industry sector, as signatories of the Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action.