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Smart AND Beautiful: Innovations in Fashion/Interior Design - Summer Rayne Oakes

Ethical fashion design is vibrant and IN - especially among independent designers. Summer Rayne Oakes, model, Discovery Channel’s Planet Green correspondent, and advisor to such brands as Payless ShoeSource, Portico Home, and others talks about her journey first as a scientist analyzing sludge and pollution, five principles of good design, cultural clashes in tradition v. technology, and criteria for analyzing the sustainability of materials. Be sure not to miss out on her fascinating discussion of traditional silk production, and how spider silk could hold the promise for some amazing material innovation and product development.

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