Author Archives: Catherine Moore

15 Weeks Later

After I enrolled in sustainability at the end of last year, I remember talking to my dad about how I was going to be taking a class focusing on recycling fabrics. That is what I thought being sustainable was, recycling … Continue reading

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Mr. Vincent and LOLA

Last week I had the opportunity to sit in on a group interview for my groups final project. Mr. Vincent, and his needs/wants in a storefront, is the main focus of our project. Something that stood out was his love … Continue reading

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Design Activism

This week in sustainability, we talked about empathic design through a reading on Design ¬†¬†Activism by Tim Burton. Something I found very interesting was how he mentioned creating objects for people rather than profit. I think this is the key … Continue reading

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Empathic Design

This week in Sustainability, we had our second batch of LOLA shows present. This one was very interesting as it was all about interiors rather than apparel. I really enjoyed the presentation on Sage glass. Sage glass is a company … Continue reading

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My Journey with Sustainability

At the start of the year, I was unaware of what sustainability really meant. I thought it meant going green or reduce, reuse, recycle, but that only brushes the surface. The fashion industry is the second largest producer of waste, … Continue reading

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LOLA Show & the TED10

Last week in sustainability, I learned a lot about home companies are contributing to the sustainability efforts. Three groups went but there were a few that really stood out to me, one being Sydney McAlebs presentation on bionic leather. The … Continue reading

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Sustainability and OSU

This week in sustainability, I read an article describing greenery in stores and the affect it has on our desire to shop. What I thought was so interesting was how people subconsciously will choose to shop at a mall that … Continue reading

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