Boro is a style of fabric mending that became known for its use of limited, natural materials.
Several brands these days, from Patagonia to Reformation, upcycle their clothes to make trendy new designs. It’s a crucial development as fashion reckons with its astronomical environmental footprint. It’s also a practice that has a long, rich history, as a new exhibit at Manhattan’s Japan Society makes clear.
Read the full article here.
This content was originally published by Fast Company. Original publishers retain all rights. It appears here for a limited time before automated archiving. By Fast Company