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Kestrel Jenkins, founder of AWEAR World, talks fashion, style, and sustainability. From designers and entrepreneurs to farmers and factory workers, her guests all have a place in the global garment supply chain.
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S01 Episode 28 | PIÑATEX + PINEAPPLES AS A LEATHER ALTERNATIVE
2 days ago
In episode 28, Kestrel has the opportunity to speak with Dr. Carmen Hijosa, founder of Ananas Anam, who create new materials for a new world. She is also the creator of Piñatex, a textile made from pineapple leaf fibers. They discuss the future of textiles, how innovations like Piñatex could shift the impact we make on the world, and how using waste as a resource can benefit people in communities around the world as well as the health of the planet.