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Fashion & Sustainability | A Fashion Workshop with BK Style Foundation

February 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join MFTA and BK Style Foundation online for a live sustainable fashion show and workshop. BK Style is a Brooklyn-based nonprofit, which showcases emerging designers and provides educational programs to young people interested in careers in fashion. For this special event, BK Style Founder Rick Davy will lead a team of designers to guide attendees through a workshop on the art of draping fabrics and reusable materials from the MFTA warehouse to create upcycled fashion designs.

MFTA presents this event in collaboration with Rent the Runway, which has donated hundreds of accessories to MFTA. We are proud to feature accessories from Rent the Runway in this workshop. This presentation will be live-streamed to YouTube, where attendees can participate by submitting questions for BK Style during the event.*

*To submit questions during the event, use the chat feature on YouTube. You must log in to your YouTube account to use the chat and download the YouTube app for mobile use. Visit the YouTube sign-in page to create a YouTube login.

Event Link:
Click here to join us live at 7pm!

 

In Collaboration With

Rent the Runway is transforming the way we get dressed as the starting point for circular fashion, offering infinite points of access to the world’s first living, sustainable closet via rental, subscription or ownership.

Cover Image: Fashion designs by Bridgett Artise (@bridgett.artise), Victor Pearlman (@vpearlman), and Tyrone Chablis (@tyronechablis). Photos courtesy of BK Style Foundation.

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Details

Date:
February 24
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Venue

Materials for the Arts (Only Online)
3300 Northern Boulevard
New York, NY 11101 United States

Organizer

Materials for the Arts
Email:
info@mfta.nyc.gov
Website:
https://www.materialsforthearts.org