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This book explores the craft of use- the cultivated- ordinary and ingenious ideas and practices that promote satisfying and resourceful use of garments- presenting them as an alternative- dynamic- experiential frame with which to articulate and foster sustainability in the fashion sector. Here Kate Fletcher provides a broad imagining of sustainability in fashion that gives attention to tending and wearing garments- and favours their use as much as their creation. She offers a diversified view of fashion beyond the market and the markets purpose and reveals fashion provision and expression in a world not dependent on continuous consumption. Framing design and use as a single whole- the book uncovers a more contingent and time-dependent role for design in sustainability- recognising that garments- while sold as a product- are lived as a process.Drawing from stories and portrait photography that document the ways in which members of the public from across three continents use their clothes- and the work of seven international design teams seeking to amplify these use practices- Craft of Use presents a changed social narrative for fashion- borne out of ideas of satisfaction and interdependence- of action- knowledge and human agency- that glimpses fashion post-growth.... Please click here to ask a question
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