Copenhagen-based designer Mette-Julie Bundgaard Nielsen
has been interested in designing sustainably ever since she first launched her label in 2009. At the start, her research mostly involved a reappreciation of craftsmanship and tailoring: how could those traditional techniques be adapted to a modern context?
She soon specialized in longevity
. After all, sustainable production has little effect if the garment isn’t reworn. How can a designer influence the wearability of a garment? That question remains at the heart of her design practice.
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