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(CLOSED) Tracking Textiles: The Modern Lifecycle of Fabric (Banner Display)

This banner display, temporarily located in the museum lobby, is designed to help visitors learn more about

  • the role fashion and textiles play in our lives and how textiles are made;
  • the environmental and social impact of materials, production, and textile waste; and
  • the options available for more sustainable choices.

After viewing the display, visitors are prompted to ask themselves, “How can my clothes make a difference?” They are also invited to take a pledge for reducing their fashion footprint using what they’ve learned. Those interested who cannot visit the display in person—and anyone who wants additional tips—may follow @RedressRaleigh on social media.

This celebration of Earth Day and Earth month is provided by Redress Raleigh, a group helping to recreate responsible ecosystems for the fashion industry.