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.

  • Photo by Gabrielle Miller

    Tools and collaborations

    This post is by Gabrielle Miller, a freelance textile designer, and a research assistant on the FIREup project at the London College of Fashion. Recently, I have been thinking about how our skill sets and the tools that we use define us. We all use a range of tools, the mix of which makes us […]


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    Fashion Conscious or Fashion Compulsive?

    Who made your clothes? What are your clothes made from? Do you know what your clothes are made from? There are many questions raised in the making of fashion and in February CSF’s Alex McIntosh and Prof. Helen Storey were in Trinity Shopping Centre in Leeds talking to members of the public about issues raised […]


  • Image designed by Adam Hayes

    A Voice for Change

    In her text introducing the exhibition Voice for Change. Locations, identities and practices that speak for nature and humanity, Dilys Williams writes: ‘Climate change changes everything, yet outmoded perspectives pervade many of fashion’s artistic and business practices’. We have asked the UAL students and alumni who are part of the exhibition to respond to this […]