Piñatex X Fashion Open Studio: Fashion Revolution Week

We are so happy to share that we are hosting a series of 3 panel discussions named ‘Seeds of Change‘, ‘Waste = Food = Fashion‘ and ‘Industry Best Practice‘ as part of Fashion Revolution Week.

Each panel consists of a cross-section of innovators and leaders in sustainability and will be moderated by an esteemed industry professional.

The panel discussions will be 45 minutes with a 20 minutes audience Q&A to follow which aim to cover a variety of aspects, challenges and achievements within industry and seek to be positive and progressive conversations.

Panel 1 – Seeds of Change

Panel Moderator:

Tamsin Blanchard, Fashion Journalist and Consultant


Dr Carmen Hijosa, Founder of Ananas Anam

Paolo Carzana, Sustainable Fashion Designer

Judith Rosser-Davies, Head of Government Relations and Education for the British Fashion Council

Nina Marenzi, Founder and Director of The Sustainable Angle

Panel 2 – Waste = Food = Fashion

Panel Moderator:

Lauretta Roberts, MD of The Industry London


Dr. Carmen Hijosa, Founder of Ananas Anam

Leanne Masi, Founder of Luna + Fennel

Catherine Flood, Curator at Victoria and Albert Museum

James Oag-Cooper, MD for Foxhole Spirits

Keeley Hayworth, Co-Founder/Creative Director of Plates_London

Panel 3 – Industry Best Practice

Panel moderator:

Clare Lissaman, Director of Impact at Common Objective


Dr Carmen Hijosa, Founder of Ananas Anam

Laura Burnett, Product Owner at Provenance

Marc Fouche, Sales Manager at Tipa-Corp

Han Bilgehan, BlackHorse Lane

Estelle Dupuy, Investment Manager at Treïs


We were honoured to have been joined by such a rich group of speakers and moderators across the 3 panel discussions and were delighted to have a full audience too! The knowledge shared and interaction was really positive and constructive, and we came away feeling optimistic and encouraged to continue challenging ourselves to push for change and development where we can within the status quo.