Check-in & the Kendor Breakfast
The Sustainable Fashion Forum is a one-day conference focused on processes, practices and tangible ways in which fashion businesses can implement to become leaders in climate change, environmental sustainability, and ethical responsibility.
Please join us in the third annual Los Angeles Sustainable Fashion Forum and meet fashion and sustainability professionals and change agents.
Belda Llorens- producing sustainable yarns for over 60 years and the first in the world to spin yarn for knitting from recycled fibers.
Ecolife Yarn by Belda Llorens is a sustainable yarn saving resources for every lb produced, and is made with the best technology and guaranteed quality.
Ecolife is distributed in Europe, North Africa and America, where lowering the climate footprint for the planet is important.
Charming has been serving worldwide trim and packaging needs since 1991, and have been expanding our locations and facilities ever since.
FSC, bluesign system partner, and oeko-tex certified, as well as recycled, recyclable products are part of our standard offerings.
QUALITY INNOVATIVE SUTAINABLE TRIM
Kornit Digital proudly enables printing businesses to create limitlessly and profitably while achieving the most ecologically responsible process available in digital textile printing.
Our NeoPigment™ inks are absolutely free of heavy metals, formaldehyde, and Alkylphenol Ethoxylates (APE), making them non-hazardous, non-toxic, and biodegradable. They meet the highest regulatory standards and are Eco-Passport and GOTS approved.
Our proprietary, eco-friendly inks and an efficient, single-step print process make Kornit Digital a reliable, innovative partner in sustainability.
KenDor takes great pride in specializing in environmentally & socially responsible knit and woven textiles. We strive to ensure that our partner mills adhere to multiple global standards of environmental and social compliance, including the STANDARD 100 by OEKO-TEX®. Tencel, rayon from bamboo, organic cotton, Modal, hemp, and recycled polyester are just a few of the many sustainable fibers we carry in our low minimum, in-stock program, and custom sourcing is available for your more specific needs.
Proudly Canadian. Serving the Global textile industry since 1953.
KINDOM uses sustainable, natural, recycled, reclaimed, and indigenous materials, fair trade made in ethical and compliant facilities, while also offering size-inclusive & gender-inclusive fashion. Each product satisfies several of the UN Sustainable Development Goals, to ensure low environmental impact as much as possible.
At Vector Apparel Projects our approach is simple; make it locally, use quality materials, treat people fairly, and meet our customers unique needs. Our purpose is to create meaningful partnerships with our customers, big and small alike, to create high-quality product using a sustainable and local supply chain. We feel transparency is key to forging honest communication and lasting relationships as we reinvent the domestic manufacturing experience.
Clover & Cobbler is a Los Angeles-based footwear factory bringing a fresh perspective to the industry. As a female owned-and-led company, Clover & Cobbler breathes the life of a new generation into a centuries-old craft, while honoring the legacy of the artisans who got them there. They manufacture for both small and large private label clients in women’s, men’s, and kids. They offer prototype/sample development, and full-line production. Additionally, their 20,000sf facility offers the opportunity for vertical production, making all lasts and components in-house
BFF Studio is a one-stop fabric resource servicing fashion brands at every level of the market with unique fabric collections including custom development opportunities. Each mill partner was carefully selected for their combination of quality products, distinctive aesthetic, communication skills and reliability. Together, we believe sustainability is the future and offer a wide range of certifiable eco-friendly fabrics from fiber to finishing.
Fashion for Profit Consulting is the fashion industry’s leading resource for turning concepts and businesses into a profitable reality. Frances Harder and her team of experts are dedicated to providing specific world-class education, technical training, sourcing, networking, operations, marketing, mentoring and consulting services.
Fashion Revolution We want to unite people and organisations to work together towards radically changing the way our clothes are sourced, produced and consumed, so that our clothing is made in a safe, clean and fair way.
We believe that collaborating across the whole value chain — from farmer to consumer — is the only way to transform the industry.
Our mission is to bring everyone together to make that happen.
Burumbio Media - burumbio.com is a Los Angeles based multi-award winning video production company with the vision of providing a full scope of content creation services for the rapidly evolving markets of advertising, digital and corporate brands. With over 10 years of experience our goal has always been to help our clients communicate their message in a visual and unique way.
Gay Browne is an environmental advisor and author of Living With a Green Heart: How to Keep Your Body, Your Home and the Planet Healthy in a Toxic World (April 2019), a roadmap for making incremental changes that will not only transform your life, but heal the world we share.
Last-Report is a footwear industry-driven magazine dedicated to bringing the latest in the footwear business development, travel, retail, style, health & wellness. Last-Report was developed as a resource and voice of the Entrepreneurs, Professionals, Students and All who Love the business of shoes.
8:30 - 9:00am
9:00 - 9:05am
w/ Moriah Robinson
9:05 - 9:15am
w/ Andrea Kennedy
9:15 - 9.50 am
w/ Bethany Mallet
9:50 - 10:40am
w/ Tara St James of of Re:Source
Marta Miller of Left Productions
David M. Prentice of OnPoint Manufacturing
Lusine Mkrtchyan of PremiereSource
10:40 - 11:00am
11:00 - 11:30am
w/ Mike Farid
11:30 - 12:15pm
w/ Rachel K. Lincoln and Nancy Miller of LIM College
12:15 - 12:30pm
w/ Jorge Mataix
12:35 - 1:00pm
with all above speakers
1:00 - 1:30pm
1:30 - 2:10
w/ Hana Kajimura
2:10 - 3:00pm
w/ Daniella Platt of Looking Good YaYa
Zahra Ahmed of DL1961 Premium Denim
Tara St James of Study NY
3:00 - 3:20pm
3:20 - 4:00
w/ Avedis Seferian of WRAP and Nancy Miller
4:00 - 4:40
w/ Kathleen Hegyesi
Dorothy Crouch of California Apparel News
4:40 - 4:50
4:50 - 5:15
w/ all above speakers