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Zero Waste Daniel – Brooklyn designer turns waste scrap fabric into high fashion

Daniel Silverstein looked at what was around him and used his creativity and talent to make a difference (and some nifty clothes. )  As well as being an artist and inspiration, he is reducing landfill and creating jobs, nurturing talent and creating community cohesion through his shop.

Visit Daniel’s webpage zerowastedaniel.com // Twitter @ZeroWasteDaniel // Facebook @ZeroWasteDaniel

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Must Make

It makes sense to me now that I have learned that the making is an essential component of me not losing my shit. It’s more important than sleep or a sensible conversation when my temperature is rising, more helpful than strategy, more fundamental than insight. It’s the bit that comes before, during and after a crisis that makes sure I don’t get lost, it’s trails of breadcrumbs that mark my path.

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Charity shop challenge

Caroline Jones

365 outfits to raise money for Cancer Research

Caroline Jones has pledged to wear a new outfit every day styled with items from Cancer Research UK, in memory of her Mum who worked at the charity shop.

Caroline is posting her outfits on her Instagram feed and on Facebook.

She is doing this to raise money for Cancer Research UK and you can donate on her Just Giving page.