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Alumni Mariusz Malon Shines in Eurovision Final Costume Design Team

On Saturday, May 11th, the Eurovision final in Malmö, Sweden, saw the culmination of months of preparation as Junk Kouture alum Mariusz Malon, renowned for his expertise in wearable art, dazzled audiences worldwide as part of Bambie Thug’s costume design team. Originally from Poland before moving to Buncrana at the age of 7, Malon’s journey … Continued

Microsoft, Junk Kouture, and Best Buy Unite to Foster Eco-Conscious Innovation

Microsoft, Junk Kouture, and Best Buy Unite to Foster Eco-Conscious Innovation  Collaboration Aims to Drive Sustainability and Inspire the Next Generation of Innovators  New York, NY – April 08, 2024 – In an exciting new activation, Microsoft, Junk Kouture, and Best Buy have joined forces in driving eco-conscious habits, responsibly recycling old electronics, and a … Continued

Junk Kouture and EUROSPAR renew partnership for second year

Junk Kouture and EUROSPAR renew partnership for second year EUROSPAR to support Irish Junk Kouture team at Junk Kouture World Final next week As Junk Kouture 2024 kicks off with regional finals in the Helix next month! With countless designs made from food waste, bottles and cartons over the years, it’s a natural conclusion for … Continued

Creating Change with Brent Council

Creativity, Fashion and Change 👗🌎 On Wednesday 11 October, we were delighted to team up with Brent Council and host ‘Creating Change’ – an event that brought young people, Junk Kouture alumni and fashion designers together showcasing recycled couture designs and ethical fashion. The event was hosted by Mariah Idrissi and featured Katie Brill (Head … Continued

Creating Change – A collaboration between Junk Kouture & Brent Council – happening this Wednesday 11th October!

Get your ticket today! Creating Change – A collaboration between Junk Kouture & Brent Council Tickets, Wed 11 Oct 2023 at 14:00 | Eventbrite Junk Kouture and Brent Council welcomes you to attend: CREATING CHANGE Featuring a panel discussion on sustainable fashion, hosted by Mariah Idrissi, and featuring Cllr Krupa Sheth (Cabinet Member for Environment, Infrastructure and Climate … Continued

Community news from our Future Leader network.

Community news from our Future Leader network. Last week, Junk Kouture designers Aisha Khan and Khadija Bibi from Colaiste Nano Nagle in Limerick, along with their art teacher Sarah Nestor, met with Live95‘s Aislinn Kelly to talk all things fashion and sustainability. This Limerick based school has been participating in the Junk Kouture programme for … Continued

IMPORTANT UPDATE: Junk Kouture World Final 2023

We want to inform our community that we have made the difficult decision to reschedule our 2023 World Final, previously set for OVO Arena Wembley, 12 October 2023.  All educators have been informed of this and we will be sharing details of the new date for the live event as soon as possible.  We apologise … Continued

CHAMPIONING CHANGE IN THE COMMUNITY

“At Rocket Sports we are always looking for innovative ways brands can engage with audiences authentically and at scale and Junk Kouture offers this in spades” – Ben Lampkin, Managing Director, Rocket Sports 

JUNK KOUTURE AND DHL EXPRESS IRELAND ANNOUNCE NEW PARTNERSHIP FOR 2023

DHL Express will be the Official Logistics Partner of Junk Kouture in Ireland for 2023 Junk Kouture challenges young people to design, upcycle and create high end Kouture from recycled Junk Dublin, February 24th, 2023: DHL, the world’s leading provider of international express shipping services is delighted to announce its newest local Irish partnership with … Continued

Junk Kouture and Microsoft Announce New Partnership

Pictured – ‘Soaring High’ by Dominica Kodeesawaran (model), Grace Bowden and Annabelle Blackwell of Denmark Road High School, Gloucester at the World Final of Junk Kouture in Abu Dhabi on the 11th January 2023. Soaring High is created from sweet wrappers, old clothes, napkins and teabag paper and won the Best Performance Award.    JUNK … Continued

ETIHAD AIRWAYS PARTNERS WITH JUNK KOUTURE

The World Final of Junk Kouture 2022 hosted at Etihad Arena on 11 January 2023!   Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – Etihad Airways, the national carrier of the United Arab Emirates announces its partnership with Junk Kouture, the world’s largest sustainable youth fashion competition. Junk Kouture’s partnership with Etihad Airways will see an exciting … Continued