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Design for Circularity: The Case of circular.fashion

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dc.contributor Aalto-yliopisto fi
dc.contributor Aalto University en
dc.contributor.author Karell, Essi
dc.contributor.editor Niinimäki, Kirsi
dc.date.accessioned 2019-04-02T06:55:27Z
dc.date.available 2019-04-02T06:55:27Z
dc.date.issued 2018
dc.identifier.citation Karell , E 2018 , Design for Circularity: The Case of circular.fashion . in K Niinimäki (ed.) , Sustainable Fashion in a Circular Economy . Aalto ARTS Books , pp. 96-127 . en
dc.identifier.isbn 978-952-60-0089-3
dc.identifier.other PURE UUID: 7cc70a66-7d64-4c8f-9f5f-272d44dc9f97
dc.identifier.other PURE ITEMURL: https://research.aalto.fi/en/publications/design-for-circularity-the-case-of-circularfashion(7cc70a66-7d64-4c8f-9f5f-272d44dc9f97).html
dc.identifier.other PURE FILEURL: https://research.aalto.fi/files/32741481/Design_for_Circularity.pdf
dc.identifier.uri https://aaltodoc.aalto.fi/handle/123456789/37339
dc.description.abstract What does it mean in practice to design clothes that at their end-of-life could be circulated into new fibres, yarns, fabrics and textile products? This chapter adresses the question through a descriptive case study of a sustainable design consultancy circular.fashion which has developed a novel approach to circularity. Multiple challenges and solutions regarding circularity within the company practice are introduced and reflected upon with respect to different phases within the circular textile value chain and previous literature. The chapter contributes to a deeper understanding of required changes in clothing design practices when aiming to accelerate the transition from a linear production-consumption system to a circular alternative. en
dc.format.extent 96-127
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en en
dc.relation.ispartofseries Sustainable Fashion in a Circular Economy en
dc.rights openAccess en
dc.subject.other 6132 Visual arts and design en
dc.title Design for Circularity: The Case of circular.fashion en
dc.type A3 Kirjan tai muun kokoomateoksen osa fi
dc.description.version Peer reviewed en
dc.contributor.department Department of Design
dc.subject.keyword design for circularity
dc.subject.keyword circular fashion
dc.subject.keyword circular design strategies
dc.subject.keyword chemical fiber-to-fiber recycling
dc.subject.keyword 6132 Visual arts and design
dc.identifier.urn URN:NBN:fi:aalto-201904022470
dc.type.version publishedVersion

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