Vancouver Fibreshed

Vancouver, BC (Within 300 km of the downtown core)

Contact: Emily Smith, Star Hoeraf


Vancouver Fibreshed creates and shares open source resources that document the history and ecology of the unceded traditional territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), and səlilwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.

This knowledge network will be shared between artisans, industry, and post-secondary institutions to uncover possibilities for creating a local, sustainable and ethical textile ecosystem.

Plastics White Paper

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In this free resource, we’ll reveal how plastic solidified its place as one of the most prominent materials in fashion, we’ll talk about what that means for all of us, and we’ll share some of the best solutions for getting us out of this mess.