30 Mar '17, 7am

#Sustainable Clothes; The #future of #fashion is #Bespoke

#Sustainable Clothes; The #future of #fashion is #Bespoke

Most of us have tried on clothes that look lovely on the hanger, or in a picture, only to be disappointed. Besides the fact that so few of us resemble campaign models, surely the most common reason is fit. We humans are all different shapes and sizes. Australian Standard womenswear sizes, based on data from the 1920s, were abandoned in 2007, and brands now set their own fit guidelines, which vary widely. SHARE Share on Facebook SHARE Share on Twitter TWEET Link "The proposition is simple: you can get exactly what you want whenever you want, and you are no longer restricted by what fashion decides is on trend," Zolan Csaki. According to Choice , about half of Australian clothes shoppers surveyed in 2014 reported that garments didn't fit them. If you can find a great alterations service, cultivate that friendship; it's gold. Even better is ordering something made especially ...

Full article: http://www.smh.com.au/lifestyle/fashion/sustainable-style...

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