26 Nov '11, 1pm

Loomstate Reveals a Student-Designed, Zero-Waste Anorak

Loomstate Reveals a Student-Designed, Zero-Waste Anorak

© Loomstate Timo Rissanen, Rogan Gregory, Simon Collins, Scott Mackinlay Hahn, and Julie Gilhart celebrate Loomstate's zero-waste anorak. Loomstate has revealed their first zero-waste garment: a limited edition, 100% wool anorak designed by Parsons graduate Andria Crescioni ($345 at Loomstate.org ). Born out of Parsons' inaugural course on zero waste fashion taught by Timo Rissanen, assistant professor of Fashion Design and Sustainability, this time last year, the anorak was created under the mentorship of Loomstate founders Scott Mackinlay Hahn and Rogan Gregory. © Loomstate Students from Rissanen's course participated in a design competition to create a zero waste garment. The winner would see their design through to development and production by Loomstate and sold alongside their fall 2011 collection. As I wrote back in February, all of the designs were on view at an ex...

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