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Everyone is talking about pollution and the environment, which is not without good reason.
Winter smog has raised the decibel level of the "pollution dialogue", but for the rest of this year, people's awareness of environmental protection has also increased.
From focusing on how we use plastic during World Environment Day to organized protests against trees --
For the citizens of Gurgaon, cutting trees in the capital is to protest the rescue of the aralvali Biodiversity Park, and this year Green is not just a buzzword for the NCR.
Fashion does not want to be left out.
As many designers make updating and recycling an important part of their work process, sustainable fashion has become a highlight of the fashion industry and has aroused great interest among today's "conscience" consumers.
While upward circulation is a process of upgrading or transforming waste or used fabrics, recycling usually involves reprocessing plastic or any other waste into yarn and then being used to make fabrics.
Narendra Kumar used the flex hoardings we saw on the street at the recent Delhi Times Fashion Week to make jackets and outfits for his sportswear collection.
Aurora, the best-
The well-known example of cycling, the heavy use of scrap in her collection, scrap fabrics and lace are often used as packaging materials or manufacturing accessories.
The designer recently purchased all the windbreaker from a closed company and upgraded them to create new designs for her recent production line.
Other designers such as Abraham and Thakore, Ruchika mazdeva, Kriti Tula and Anavila Misra have been recycling the waste they collect.
One of the changes they have observed over the past few years is that sustainable fashion is not only limited to ramps, but ultimately into people's wardrobes.
They say the rise in consumer awareness of environmental protection and retail chains that promote recycling and recycling have led to the popularity of the design.
Sonal Chauhan walks in narundra Kumar costume, made from recycled flex hoarding, a model created by narundra Kumar
From plastic bottles to discarded X-
Almost every waste is a potential raw material for designers.
The fashion industry is the world's second-largest pollutant after oil, and many Indian designers are now working to reduce waste in the manufacturing process and come up with more recycling ideas.
Narundra Kumar said he had thought of the idea of converting flex hoardings into yarn, when he was considering waste generated after hoardings exceeded its purpose.
"Any plastic can be converted into yarn and then used to make clothing.
If more people start to do so, we can greatly reduce the waste of plastic.
This is the first time I have tried to recycle some of the designs in my collection.
"I am looking for more ideas to recycle my future collection," narundra said . ".
Designer duo Abraham and Thakore use the X of the abandoned hospital
Create the light and film of splendid and ribbon.
Anita Dongre created T-in partnership with a brand-
Shirt made of recycled PET bottle.
Many retail stores are also focusing on recycling.
Roshan Bede, managing director, Noida
Brand, which makes T
The shirt made of recycled plastic bottles explains, "the plastic bottles are chopped, then disinfected, and then the molten plastic is converted into filaments, which are torn into fluff and processed into polyester.
This dress is lighter and ideal for Indian summer.
It is better than polyester, which involves a lot of chemical, water and fossil fuels and its by-products
The product is also poisonous.
"A model in Kriti Tula works made of discarded fabrics
Shirts made of recycled PET bottles: an Indian concept, how did our grandmother make quilts or pads with discarded clothes?
"Upgrade" is just the fashion way to say it now.
Aneeth Arora says the effort now is to create something that looks fashionable.
"What we 've been doing is creating a design from the discarded fabric left behind after completing the collection.
The remaining fabric is used to make packaging materials, buttons, etc.
What we are starting to do is an old concept in the Indian family, what most of us are still doing, like adding a patch to our old clothes
Out of denims, "said Aneeth.
Ruchika Srideva has won the International Woolmark women's award this year and has been working on recycled fabrics for the past five years. Her prize-
The winning collection focuses on fashion consumer waste and traditional recycling technologies.
"We 've been tied up with a factory in Nagpur, where we collect worn out garments and chop them up into yarn and then use them to create a new series.
"The idea is to control as much waste as possible in the textile industry," Ruchika said . ".
The designer said that as the creation of Ruchika desdeva, the designer works with the conscious consumer of recycled materials, and the consumer's awareness of sustainable fashion is definitely improved, entering the retail brand of sustainable fashion has produced
"Fashion surplus was considered number one a few years ago
World problems but high
With this culture, no one should wear one dress twice, and we also face the problem of excessive waste.
Due to the strong publicity on environmental issues, we now have conscious consumers who are concerned about sustainable fashion.
"Now some people would rather buy a recycled dress, which may cost more, but it will also last longer," Ruchika said . ".
Kriti Tula works with waste from fabric manufacturers to create fashion products, adding, "despite the environmental movement --
In terms of fashion, the momentum of our friendly practice is growing and we are just beginning.
People's understanding and impact on recycled/recycled clothing is gradually reaching consumers, but pricing is still an obstacle.
The cost of processing/recycling is still high, which makes such products and clothing more expensive.
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