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Junk Kouture Shines at the 50th Anniversary of International Women’s Forum in NYC

On Friday, May 17th, Junk Kouture had the incredible honour of participating in the 50th Anniversary of the International Women‚Äôs Forum (IWF) in New York City. Attending this prestigious event was truly inspiring for our entire community, especially as we strive to empower the next generation through creativity and sustainability. We were thrilled to have … Continued

Creating Change with Brent Council

Creativity, Fashion and Change ūüĎóūüĆé 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

Junk Kouture and Deloitte collaboration

Junk Kouture and Deloitte collaboration to empower the circular engineers of tomorrow   Mitigating the impacts of the climate crisis is a monumental task that requires all of us to take swift action‚ÄĒand no one is more dedicated to doing so than Generation Z. Junk Kouture‚Äôs mission is to empower young people to embrace the … 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

Junk Kouture and Microsoft Announce New Partnership

Pictured – ‚ÄėSoaring High‚Äô 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

DELOITTE ANNOUNCE A GLOBAL COLLABORATION with Junk Kouture

Mitigating the impacts of the climate crisis is a monumental task that requires all of us to take action,‚ÄĚ says¬†Jennifer Steinmann, Deloitte¬†Global Sustainability & Climate Practice¬†leader. Working with Junk Kouture to further their¬†mission.

WHEN SUSTAINABILITY TRIGGERS CREATIVITY IN FASHION

Caroline Petit, Deputy Director from the United Nations Regional Information Centre, delivered a keynote speech geared to encourage positive action across business, before welcoming to the stage the Irish youth design and education movement, Junk Kouture for an innovative catwalk.

DELOITTE ANNOUNCE A GLOBAL COLLABORATION with Junk Kouture

Mitigating the impacts of the climate crisis is a monumental task that requires all of us to take action,‚ÄĚ says¬†Jennifer Steinmann, Deloitte¬†Global Sustainability & Climate Practice¬†leader. Working with Junk Kouture to further their¬†mission.