Qiao wears Anciela custom upcycled PPE-waste headpiece, Dries Van Noten wool cape, Acne F/W20 velvet top, Strongthe archive upcycled deadstock cotton and polyester pants, vintage shoes Devontay wears Alexandra Sipa custom discarded electrical wires from Great Eastern Waste Recycling Centre headpiece, Christopher Kane archive polyester top and skirt and rubber shoes; Dijon wears Pronounce F/W20 top, Preen archive recycled and new polyester dress, Ancient Greek cow leather and rubber shoes Qiao wears JW Anderson archive metallized polyester dress, Adi Karni Vagt archive tulle dress (underneath), Saad Collection 22k gold and rhodium-plated bronze with green cubic zirconia earrings Qiao wears Alexandra Sipa archive discarded electrical wires from Great Eastern Waste Recycling Centre dress, Baserange archive recycled nylon and elastane bodysuit (underneath), Dorateymur F/W20 sustainable leather shoes, Madre Studio sterling silver, dyed resin, and baroque pearl earrings (as pins) Maya wears Molly Goddard archive nylon top and skirt, T Label deadstock tulle gloves From left:
Hamda wears Nadya Dzyak archive polyester dress, Strongthe archive upcycled deadstock cotton and polyester shirt (underneath), Simone Rocha F/W20 faux crystal earring (in hair, left), Saad Collection rhodium-plated bronze with navy and cubic zirconia earring (in hair, right); Khadija wears Emilia Wickstead archive textured synthetic jumpsuit, Feben Vemmenby archive manipulated cotton top (underneath) Tommy wears Christian Wijnants F/W20 nylon and cotton fringe dress, Anciela custom recycled nylon dress (underneath) From left:
Dijon wears Strongthe archive deadstock nylon and elastane top, Bethany Williams organic cotton twill pants with deadstock ribbons from the British toy manufacturing industry and featuring Melissa Kitty Jarram design, Emma Brewin custom modacrylic, acrylic, and polyester hat. Devontay wears Strongthe archive deadstock nylon and elastane top, Bethany Williams Ecovero recycled wadding quilting and organic cotton lining pants featuring Melissa Kitty Jarram design, Emma Brewin custom modacrylic, acrylic, and polyester hat Tommy wears Iris van Herpen archive UV-curable polymer, acrylic sheets, and cotton dress, Toga F/W20 nylon skirt Karanjee wears Craig Green F/W20 responsibly sourced cashmere dress, Camper leather and rubber shoes Coumba wears Adi Karni Vagt custom upcycled, hand-dyed fabric curtain dress, Saad Collection rhodium-plated bronze with navy and crystal cubic zirconia earrings Maya wears WED custom dress, featuring repurposed polyester tulle wedding veils, deadstock silk chiffon, deadstock silk taffeta binding, and deadstock viscose ribbon, Marine Serre F/W20 polyester reflective jersey top (underneath) and leggings (underneath), T Label upcycled bead bra, Madre Studio sterling silver, dyed resin, and baroque pearl earring (right ear) and pin (left hip), Alighieri sterling silver and freshwater pearl earring (left ear) and shell pins, Mi Manera black rhodium-plated sterling silver with cubic zirconia and freshwater pearl necklace (on arm) Turning Tides
Fashion is awash with harsh truths: floods of environmental impacts, an insatiable thirst for newness at odds with calls to produce less but better, and seasons that no longer serve current climate models. But changing tides make way for a surge of ideas—an opportunity to breathe life back into the discounted and discarded, and to turn what was once forgotten into something new.
TALENT Hamda Kinzi (Present Model Management), Devontay, Dijon, Coumba, and Tommy Blue (Anti-Agency), Maya Gunn (NEXT Models), Karanjee Gaba (Supa Model Management), Qiao Wang, Khadija Kinzi MAKEUP Lucy Burt (LGA) HAIR Shiori Takahashi (Streeters) using Wella Professionals SET DESIGN Alice Andrews CASTING AAMØ Casting PRODUCTION Gabi Besevic-Simpson (CLM) ON-SET PRODUCTION Iain McCray Martin and Jake Collins (Shiny) PHOTOGRAPHY ASSISTANTS James Gilbert, Teddy Park, and Meshach Falconer-Roberts STYLING ASSISTANT Elena Scanagatta SET DESIGN ASSISTANT Phoebe McElhatton POST PRODUCTION Ben Pickett (Touch) SPECIAL THANKS The Lemonade Factory Studios