From pulp to pretty dresses
Cotton is a natural material. But unfortunately the global cotton trade also demands enormous quantities of water every single year. An innovative collaboration between Marimekko and Finnish fiber tech company, Spinnova just might lead to a more sustainable future for the textile industry.
Recognizing the ground-breaking collaboration on sustainable fabrics, Spinnova and Marimekko were placed as finalist in the Sustainability catergory of Fast Company’s 2020 Innovation by Design Awards.Innovation by Design is the only international competition to honor creative work at the intersection of design, business, and innovation. One of the most prestigious awards in the industry, they recognize people, teams, and companies solving pressing problems through design.