Fast or Slow fashion…can we have both when it comes to making in the UK? Find out what our panellists had to say, when they were questioned by environmental journalist and broadcaster Lucy Siegle at Make it British live! Panellists are: Caroline Ash (Fashion Enter), Julia Redman (M&Co), Genevieve Sweeney (Genevieve Sweeney Knitwear) and Henrietta Adams (Henri London).
This episode was recorded at Make it British Live! Some of the points discussed: – Why it’s important to know where a garment comes from – The advantages of making in the UK if you’re a volume retailer – The difference between fast fashion and fast response – The barriers to growing a UK supply base – Why a factory needs continuity Shownotes: www.makeitbritish.co.uk/063 This podcast is part of a series of talks which took place at Make it British Live! 2019.
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