11 Feb '17, 7pm

Beyond organic cotton, linen, and—dare we say it—hemp, here are seven fabrics that she’s most excited about. I... https://t.co/IdPtDa1JQl

Beyond organic cotton, linen, and—dare we say it—hemp, here are seven fabrics that she’s most excited about. I... https://t.co/IdPtDa1JQl

Bettoni’s audience included several finalists from the CFDA + Lexus Fashion Initiative , among them Erin Isakov of Erin Snow , Britt Cosgrove and Marina Polo of apparel label Svilu , Christopher Kunz from Nicholas K , and Nepalese-American designer Prabal Gurung . She stood ready with sample cards and fabric swatches. Textiles are not an abstract notion; they demand to be seen and touched. As the group turned into a small petting zoo—”You have to feel it,” Gurung purred at one reporter—Bettoni explained that the problem with “sustainable fashion” is one that spans the supply chain. Suppliers largely remain uncertain about the commercial viability of sustainable materials. Compounding the issue, designers have trouble identifying and obtaining the premium fabrics they desire. RELATED | C.L.A.S.S.’s Textile Library is Sustainable Fashion’s Secret Weapon Then there’s us. “The...

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