Infographic on How Many Pounds of Textile Americans Trash Every Year...An eye opener.
6 Textile artists using recycled materials
Wear, Donate, Recycle. I always give my clothes to thrift and buy from thrift when I can! #earth
Denim Artwork by Bubi Au Yeng Such detail, and depth,love the textures.
16-Foot Clothing Mountain Illustrates Hong Kong’s Daily Textile Waste | Inhabitat - Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building
On Wednesday, Mayor Ed Lee announced the debut of a city-wide textile recycling initiative.
18 plastic bags, sewn together with conciliatory gestures. Ines Seidel
"The stubborn fact remains, however, that in the US alone, almost 11 million tonnes of textiles ends up in landfill. The future of textile recycling lies in the supply chain, not retail stores."
A tattered red, dusky pink and gold embroidered textile cuff, primitively hand stitched and pieced together using recycled fabric and found elements:
Life cycle of secondhand clothing infographic: Council for Textile Recycling