At CSF we offer thought leadership in the field of fashion and sustainability, we are a constant point of reference in an ever evolving debate and we know that new ways of thinking will drive new ways of doing. We strive to spark challenging dialogues and create debate through all our communication, be it a book several years in the making, or a one hundred and forty character tweet.

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    We stand with refugees

    Refugee: a person who flees for refuge or safety Refuge: a place or situation providing safety or shelter. To take refuge: to seek safety or comfort in being safe Home: a place one lives, a place one can take refuge 20th June is World Refugee Day; this week is Refugee week. Never has it been more important […]


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    The Better Lives Lectures 2017

      CSF hosted the 2017 LCF Better Lives lecture series exploring the themes: Society, Nature and Power. We talk a lot about these themes at CSF and are lucky enough to be able to explore them daily in our work with students, in research and through working with industry. When we talk about sustainability the […]


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    Standing Up to Violence Against Women

    “Courage starts with showing up and letting ourselves be seen.” (Brené Brown) How do you start a conversation about domestic violence at a fashion college, in a room full of people that may or may not know each other, and who may or may not have experienced/be experiencing it? It’s a sensitive and difficult topic. […]