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Sustainable Textile and Fashion journey from Brooklyn, Oslo, Stockholm, and Paris

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Sustainable Textile and Fashion journey from Brooklyn, Oslo, Stockholm, and Paris

When people talk about the maker movement, they generally think about robots, electronics, and nerdy engineers at the MakerFaire. MakerBay is a makerspace focused on social and environmental impact so we are interested in what people make that have a social and environmental impact. And it turns out “The clothing industry is the second largest polluter in the world...second only to oil,”. So as makers interested in sustainability, we cannot overlook this area of making. Get dizzy with numbers if you desire.    In Hong Kong, the topic of textile is relevant today. "The textiles industry – comprising spinning, weaving, knitting, and...

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20170902 "MakerTour" Talk by Marie Levrault and Lucas Graffan

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20170902 "MakerTour" Talk by Marie Levrault and Lucas Graffan

MakerTour is an open community of explorers, traveling around the world to explore the diversity of collaborative fabrication workshops and makers. They share their discoveries on their platform and foster collaboration between maker spaces and makers.Marie Levrault and Lucas Graffan, explorers at MakerTour, are currently on a journey in Asia since March 2017, at the discovery of 50 collaborative workshops and 100 projects towards 13 countries. Come and join to hear about the amazing projects of makers they've discovered so far! Time: Saturday, Sept 2nd, 18:00 - 19:30 Location: MakerBay Central at PMQ H508 Event on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1869462526702826/ https://youtu.be/YpinE6sPeec Lucas Graffan...

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