Trashion Week at Scrap Exchange  – The Negative Impact of Fast Fashion
Sep
14
2:30 PM14:30

Trashion Week at Scrap Exchange – The Negative Impact of Fast Fashion

Join Redress Raleigh at The Scrap Exchange Design Center for a conversation with local organizations exploring more sustainable and creative alternatives to fast fashion. Stay after the conversation to participate in a clothing swap and alteration hour.

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Book Signing + Conversation with Elizabeth Cline
Sep
10
6:00 PM18:00

Book Signing + Conversation with Elizabeth Cline

Elizabeth Cline, author of one our favorite books Overdressed: The Shockingly High Cost of Cheap Fashion is coming to the Triangle! Her new book, The Conscious Closet, is out NOW, and she'll be signing copies at this event after a panel discussion with some of our favorite fashion & textile gurus (Amy DuFault and Eric Henry). The panel will be moderated by Redress Raleigh Board Member, Rosalinda Cruz.

Don't miss this exciting conversation on domestic production, traceability, sustainability and of course, plenty of delicious beer from Burlington Beer Works.

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Packapalooza 2019
Aug
24
2:00 PM14:00

Packapalooza 2019

  • North Carolina State University Memorial Bell Tower (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us for Packapalooza, an all-day block party on Hillsborough Street capping off NC State University’s Wolfpack Welcome Week.

Visit us at the Redress Raleigh table from 2-7pm and learn more about sustainable fashion in the Triangle and beyond.

Packapalooza is free and open to the public and features food, live music and hundreds of vendor booths. There will also be appearances by Wolfpack athletic teams, an evening concert by headliner Delta Rae and lighting the Belltower red.

Learn more at packapalooza.ncsu.edu

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Fashion & Textiles Mixer: May 2019
May
15
6:30 PM18:30

Fashion & Textiles Mixer: May 2019

There are so many amazing people within (or wanting to join) the textiles industry. We are excited to host a Fashion and Textiles Mixer for this community!

This is an opportunity to casually connect with our sustainability-minded network. Get support, ask for advice, and make connections those interested in the many different aspects of the textiles industry: designers and tailors, product developers, manufacturers, retailers, academics and consumers.

This event is FREE and unstructured - but we would appreciate your RSVP via Eventbrite so we can plan for space. Drinks and food will be available for purchase at the bar.

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✨ G I V E A W A Y ✨

Mixer attendees will have the chance to win a FREE hour-long facial from a licensed esthetician at Aillea in Cameron Village. We’ll be raffling off this #cleanandgreen pampering experience to one lucky guest!

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Who's Who in Fashion & Textiles: Reuse and Re-purpose
Apr
24
6:30 PM18:30

Who's Who in Fashion & Textiles: Reuse and Re-purpose

Join Redress Raleigh on Wednesday, April 24th at Raleigh Times from 6:30-8:30pm for our next "Who’s Who in Fashion & Textiles" event! Our Who's Who series shines a light on movers-and-shakers in fashion and textiles related fields—introducing you to new brands, ideas and connections with a sustainable focus. 

Coinciding with Fashion Revolution Week and Earth Week, our next Who's Who will focus on ways to slow down the cycle of fast fashion by reusing and re-purposing garments that already exist—in our own closets and through secondhand retail. We'll enjoy light appetizers in a private space at Raleigh Times while hearing from several local speakers:

  • Fifi's of Cameron Village and Revolver Consignment Boutique
    Learn all about selling and shopping consignment from two of our favorite secondhand retailers in N.C.

  • Reborn Clothing Co.
    Hear about Reborn's mission to reduce textile waste through upcycling from the brand's founder and CEO, Emily Neville. 

  • Wirl
    Speak with personal stylists from Wirl about how to feel confident and stylish in your wardrobe while keeping sustainability in mind. 

Your $15 ticket includes appetizers and event admission. A cash bar will be available as well as plenty of time for Q&A and socializing.

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The Legacy of Charles Cannon
Apr
7
2:00 PM14:00

The Legacy of Charles Cannon

Fashion and History lovers! Join us at the North Carolina Museum of History on April 7th for a peek into textiles’ past through a documentary on Charles Cannon – the N.C. native behind industrial powerhouse Cannon Mills. 🎞 Following a screening of the film, our Executive Director will bring Redress Raleigh’s sustainable fashion perspective to a panel discussion on innovations & impacts of textiles on modern culture & economy.

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The Scrap Exchange Green Forum: Sustainability Expo
Mar
30
12:00 PM12:00

The Scrap Exchange Green Forum: Sustainability Expo

Spring is springing 🌸😍🌸 Come enjoy the start of a new season with us at The Scrap Exchange Sustainability Expo on March 30th. FREE to attend!

Redress Raleigh will be there, along with many other environmental organizations from around the Triangle, to celebrate with music, sustainable food trucks, and interactive activities for all ages.

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