The importance of garment conservation with Soteria

The importance of garment conservation with Soteria

Soteria Conservation Friday, 1 December 2023

We talk with two clothing conservation experts to understand how we can extend the lifespan of our clothing, why you might want to stop designing in white, and what designers can do to give garments a longer lifespan – without going out of fashion.

In this video, you'll learn:

  • How and why historic garments are preserved
  • The difference between conservation and preservation
  • How to look after your clothes better at home
  • Tips for garment cleaning
  • How designers can take tips from the past to develop clothing with a longer lifespan
  • The most robust fabrics for a longer life
  • Why you might want to reconsider white clothing

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