What is Sustainable Fashion ?
It's a little different for every body,
just like our body measurements ;)
For Baily Rose,
Sustainable Fashion is a consciousness around
People, Planet, & Profit
in the realm of
creating, marketing, & selling fashion.
She has utilized zero waste & upcycling design practices since her first collections created in Boulder in 2005 while pursing her Bachelor's in Psychology. Her designs continue to be as zero waste as possible.
A few completed examples of Zero Waste Design Commissions. All of my Past & Present work aims to be Zero Waste
woven busted bicycle innertube rug
Made out of 144 Busted Innertubes collected from friends & bike shops. A Very Cushy Rug to Stand on While Working
prayer flags & ceiling installation
Kindness Yoga Studios in Denver, Colorado
Made out of hundreds of pounds of old & stained event draping material that would have otherwise gone to landfill.
Process photo :
The fabric laying out in my Leadville front yard Drying in the Sun after washing , before cutting & sewing
woven rainbow tipi : interactive installation
for Westword Artopia Exhibit, Denver, February 2015
Made out of 300 + pounds of scrap fleece fabric created by a local clothing manufacturer.
Guests were invited to take a skein of scrap & continue the weaving by physically & metaphorically "weaving their dreams into reality" at the exhibit
Process Photo :
Sorting by Size in the Studio
Looking up into Tipi When Sitting in it
Signature Baily Rose Wrap Dress
Zero Waste Pattern Design :
This Specific Dress is Made from Printed Stretch Scrap Fabric sourced from Fab Scrap in New York .
This design does well with any fabric
Zero Waste Pattern Design Made out of Italian Silk sourced from Fab Scrap