CFDA Doubles Down On Sustainable Fashion

It\'s time to start taking sustainable fashion seriously. At least, that\'s what the Council of Fashion Designers of America is saying.Off the heels of their \"Insiders/Outsiders \" diversity report, the organization that advocates for American designers published a sustainability report that educates creatives on a range of topics, like materials, packaging, how to sustainably up-cycle, and more. The report, which is 233 pages long, may not be a first of its kind (like the Pulse Of The Fashion Industry by the Global Fashion Agenda and the Boston Consulting Group, which is 126 pages) — but it\'s the CFDA\'s boldest move yet in this arena.The initiative is comprised of four parts: The first, a guide to sustainable strategies, which coaches designers on building their own road to a more sustainable brand. The second, a sustainable strategies toolkit, which provides designers with step-by-step guidance in implementing sustainable blueprints. Third is a materials index, which details the compo