14 Mar Thr3efold’s Plan to Change the Way Designers Deal in Deadstock
You’ve already heard from countless Spirit of 608 guests that the fashion industry is one of the biggest contributors to the planet’s global waste issue. For more on how this happens and a business solution that can help (because you know how much we love a business answer to a social problem), we’re turning to Jessica Kelly of Thr3efold.
The New York-based matchmaker for fashion brands seeking ethical manufacturers, Kelly’s Thr3efold recently debuted Deadstock District, a private portal that allows fashion designers to buy and sell fabric inventory instead of letting it turn into textile waste.
Thr3efold’s Jessica Kelly, founder of Deadstock District
Read on as Jessica gives us the lowdown on solving part of fashion’s waste problem by turning one designer’s fabric liability into another’s eco-minded resource.