Skills of resourcefulness
Creative activists contribute greatly to society through innovation and experiment, taking on projects that fail to hit the radar of conventional industry. Their work is a training ground for new practices, for trialling novel approaches and reviving old skills that promote alternative ideas about fashion provision and consumption.
“This top made from the first pattern that I ever made and it’s made from an old tablecloth that I found in a charity shop. It’s a new step for me… doing my own thing with it.”
Dublin - April 2012
Photograph by Des Moriarty