skip to content
Shaping sustainable fashion : changing the way we make and use clothes Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Shaping sustainable fashion : changing the way we make and use clothes

Author: Timo Rissanen
Publisher: London ; Washington, DC : Earthscan, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
The production, use and eventual disposal of most clothing is environmentally damaging, and many fashion and textile designers are becoming keen to employ more sustainable strategies in their work. This book provides a practical guide to the ways in which designers are creating fashion with less waste and greater durability.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Timo Rissanen
ISBN: 9781849712415 1849712417 9781849712422 1849712425 9780203126172 0203126173
OCLC Number: 656849440
Description: 192 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
Contents: Source --
Make --
Use --
Last.
Responsibility: edited by Alison Gwilt and Timo Rissanen.

Abstract:

The production, use and eventual disposal of most clothing is environmentally damaging, and many fashion and textile designers are becoming keen to employ more sustainable strategies in their work.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

'Alison Gwilt and Timo Rissanen [are] zero-waste pioneers.' New York Times 'An authoritative new book ... [that] provides an eloquent description of the scale of the problem, both in terms of the Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(8)

User lists with this item (2)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/656849440> # Shaping sustainable fashion : changing the way we make and use clothes
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "656849440" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866055269#Place/washington_dc> ; # Washington, DC
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866055269#Topic/nachhaltigkeit> ; # Nachhaltigkeit
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866055269#Topic/umweltvertragliches_produkt> ; # Umweltverträgliches Produkt
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1148616> ; # Textile design
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1742533> ; # Sustainable design
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/746.92/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866055269#Topic/mode> ; # Mode
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866055269#Topic/textilien> ; # Textilien
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866055269#Topic/bekleidungsindustrie> ; # Bekleidungsindustrie
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1200123> ; # Fashion design
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/153847440> ; # Timo Rissanen
    schema:datePublished "2011" ;
    schema:description "The production, use and eventual disposal of most clothing is environmentally damaging, and many fashion and textile designers are becoming keen to employ more sustainable strategies in their work. This book provides a practical guide to the ways in which designers are creating fashion with less waste and greater durability."@en ;
    schema:description "Source -- Make -- Use -- Last."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/866055269> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Shaping sustainable fashion : changing the way we make and use clothes"@en ;
    schema:productID "656849440" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/656849440#PublicationEvent/london_washington_dc_earthscan_2011> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866055269#Agent/earthscan> ; # Earthscan
    schema:url <http://www.dawsonera.com/guard/protected/dawson.jsp?name=London%20Metropolitan%20University&dest=http://www.dawsonera.com/depp/reader/protected/external/AbstractView/S9780203126172> ;
    schema:url <http://www.dawsonera.com/depp/reader/protected/external/AbstractView/S9780203126172> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780203126172> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781849712422> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781849712415> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBB0A8457> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/656849440> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866055269#Place/washington_dc> # Washington, DC
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Washington, DC" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866055269#Topic/bekleidungsindustrie> # Bekleidungsindustrie
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Bekleidungsindustrie"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/866055269#Topic/umweltvertragliches_produkt> # Umweltverträgliches Produkt
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Umweltverträgliches Produkt"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1148616> # Textile design
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Textile design"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1200123> # Fashion design
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Fashion design"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1742533> # Sustainable design
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sustainable design"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/153847440> # Timo Rissanen
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Rissanen" ;
    schema:givenName "Timo" ;
    schema:name "Timo Rissanen" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780203126172>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0203126173" ;
    schema:isbn "9780203126172" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781849712415>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1849712417" ;
    schema:isbn "9781849712415" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781849712422>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1849712425" ;
    schema:isbn "9781849712422" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.