Open Studios

Here you will find a comprehensive list of upcoming online Fashion Open Studios. Choose an event and follow the link to the online content. Meet the designers here.

Many past and future events, are available to watch on the Fashion Revolution Youtube channel. Subscribe here.

Fashion Open Studio x COP26
International Programme

  • SINDISO KHUMALO: Keeping your clothes for longer - mending with textiles craft and embroidery
    28 Oct, 16:00 – 17:00 BST
    YouTube Live: https://youtu.be/C53v6B3JGaA
    Join Sindiso Khumalo and her team in her Cape Town studio for a virtual event focusing on essential skills in garment care and repair. The team will demonstrate how to use embroidery and applique techniques to mend, personalise and reinvent your clothes. In partnership with Twyg.
  • Zero to IRO IRO - by you
    Tue, 02 Nov
    YouTube Live: https://youtu.be/Hz6wMAe7SX4
    02 Nov, 13:00 – 14:00 GMT
    YouTube Live: https://youtu.be/Hz6wMAe7SX4
    Evoking the playfulness and childhood nostalgia they have designed do-it-yourself zero-waste puzzles that allow the participants to create their own IRO IRO jacket or bag depending on the kit they choose to purchase.
  • BORA STUDIO: Rising from the Ashes
    Thu, 04 Nov
    YouTube Live: https://youtu.be/hI1HMrJVXpU
    04 Nov, 13:00 – 14:00 GMT
    YouTube Live: https://youtu.be/hI1HMrJVXpU
    Bora Studio will present a film documenting their collaboration with indigienous Dhimal community based in Jhapa Morang.
  • COP26 workshop in Glasgow: Embroidery as Repair
    Fri, 05 Nov
    Cardonald Campus, Glasgow Clyde College
    05 Nov, 09:30 – 11:00 GMT
    Cardonald Campus, Glasgow Clyde College, 690 Mosspark Dr, Glasgow G52 3AY, UK
    Part of a trail across Glasgow during COP26 bringing the solutions showcased by nine international designers in response to the COP26 themes of Nature and Adaptation & Resilience to Glasgow. This workshop will engage guests with Sindiso Khumalo's embroidery as repair techniques.
  • COP26 workshop in Glasgow: A sail's journey to it's second life, as a keychain
    05 Nov, 12:00 – 13:30 GMT
    GalGaels, 15 Fairley St, Glasgow G51 2SN, UK
    Part of a trail across Glasgow during COP26 bringing the solutions showcased by nine international designers in response to the COP26 themes of Nature and Adaptation & Resilience to Glasgow. This workshop will engage guests with bag brand huner's upcycled sailcloth offcuts to make keychains.
  • Stories from the TOTON studio
    05 Nov, 12:00 – 13:00 GMT
    YouTube
    TOTON invite you to follow stories of two garments from design and conception in their studio in Jakarta, to the hand-weaving workshops of artisans in Garut, West Java and the sourcing of denim off-cuts from factories in Jakarta.
  • COP26 workshop in Glasgow: Nature as inspiration
    Fri, 05 Nov
    Woodlands Community Garden
    05 Nov, 15:00 – 16:30 GMT
    Woodlands Community Garden, Prince's, 117 W Prince's St, Glasgow G4 9BY, UK
    Part of a trail across Glasgow during COP26 bringing the solutions showcased by nine international designers in response to the COP26 themes of Nature and Adaptation & Resilience to Glasgow. This workshop will engage guests with Thai brand Bhukram's method of foraging inspiration from nature.
  • COP26 workshop in Glasgow: Autumn leaves eco-printing
    06 Nov, 10:00 – 23:30 GMT
    Print Clan, 241 High St, Glasgow G4 0QR, UK
    Part of a trail across Glasgow during COP26 bringing the solutions showcased by nine international designers in response to the COP26 themes of Nature and Adaptation & Resilience to Glasgow. This workshop will engage guests with Nepalese brand Bora Studio's eco-printing technique.
  • COP26 workshop in Glasgow: Zero to Iro Iro - by you zero-waste pattern workshop
    06 Nov, 14:00 GMT – 07 Nov, 15:30 GMT
    Alis Le May Studio, Rogart St, Glasgow G40 2AA, UK
    Part of a trail during COP26 bringing the solutions showcased by nine international designers in response to the COP26 themes of Nature and Adaptation & Resilience to Glasgow. This workshop will engage guests with zero-waste pattern cutting methods from Iro Iro in a jigsaw puzzle game.
  • COP26 workshop in Glasgow: Upcycling techniques for denim with TOTON and Rejean Denim
    06 Nov, 16:00 – 17:30 GMT
    Rejean Studio, Rogart St, Glasgow G40 2AA, UK
    Part of a trail across Glasgow during COP26 bringing the solutions showcased by nine international designers in response to the COP26 themes of Nature and Adaptation & Resilience to Glasgow. This workshop will engage guests with denim upcycling techniques from TOTON and Rejean Studio.
  • COP26 workshop in Glasgow: This garment is connected to my story
    Sun, 07 Nov
    Glasgow City Centre, address on tickets
    07 Nov, 10:00 – 11:30 GMT
    Glasgow City Centre, address on tickets
    Part of a trail during COP26 bringing the solutions showcased by nine international designers in response to the COP26 themes of Nature and Adaptation & Resilience to Glasgow. This workshop will engage guests with the storytelling behind the clothing donations system created by Garcia Bello.
  • COP26 workshop in Glasgow: Patching stories through stitches
    Sun, 07 Nov
    The Deep End, Govanhill Baths
    07 Nov, 14:00 – 15:30 GMT
    The Deep End, Govanhill Baths , 21 Nithsdale St, Glasgow G41 2PZ, UK
    Part of a trail during COP26 bringing the solutions showcased by nine international designers in response to the COP26 themes of Nature and Adaptation & Resilience to Glasgow. This workshop will engage guests with the patchwork technique developed by Aranya Craft and Rahemur Rahman.
  • COP26 workshop in Glasgow: RESTORATION performance and workshop
    07 Nov, 16:00 – 17:30 GMT
    Bawn Textiles, 613 Pollokshaws Rd, Glasgow G41 2QG, UK
    Part of a trail during COP26 bringing the solutions showcased by nine international designers in response to the COP26 themes of Nature and Adaptation & Resilience to Glasgow. This workshop will engage guests with a mosaic technique used by Vimbai Natasha Naomi to restore cotton fabric from Zimbabwe
  • SPEEDSHARE: Renaturing fashion
    Thu, 11 Nov
    YouTube Live: https://youtu.be/j8PkaMbeGZU
    11 Nov, 13:00 – 14:00 GMT
    YouTube Live: https://youtu.be/j8PkaMbeGZU
    Join us for our sixth Fashion Open Studio SPEEDshare event. Taking place during COP26, the United Nations Climate Change Conference, this networking and knowledge sharing event in collaboration with British Council focuses on fashion’s relationship with our natural world.

Other events