People of sustainable and circular fashion share their personal stories, opportunities they came across, challenges they faced and learnings they acquired. S4F Stories is all about them, the people behind sustainable and circular fashion.

New Business Models drive acceleration in Sustainable Fashion

Maria Vytinidou, Chemist – Conscious Fashion Designer – Fashion Entrepreneur, distinguished by Vogue Italia and Premiere Vision Paris for her entrepreneurship, creates Innovative Wearable Technology Garments and Ready-to-wear Eco Luxury Womenswear Collections with the label “Μaria Vytinidou Eco Luxury Design Brand”.

Sustainable Textile Design Studio-Boutique BALTABALTA

We are textile desigers – Ieva, Laura and Austė. We are all graduates of Vilnius Academy of
Arts. We all had different creative experiences, but we were united by one idea. We are pursuing a slow fashion strategy that generates high quality and designer products that one would not want to discard, but rather pass on from generation to generation. The artist’s touch makes a unique product.

The origin of innovative, disruptive, conscious footwear & products, by nat-2™

Sebastian Thies, CEO K&T GmbH, Munich, Germany Sebastian, 6th generation footwear professional since 1856, is the Founder x Designer of high-end sneaker brand nat-2™. …

Chasing the Long Tail of the Dragon

STPLN is a hybrid creative hub composed of different workshops and multifunctional rooms, from wood and metal workshops, a fablab, a foodlab, a textile and screenprinting department, a darkroom and more. Joshua Ng is a senior project leader of STPLN, speaks about major challenges and opportunities he has faced along with his coworkers.