Before her London Fashion Week menswear show, the designer explains why she wants her vibrant clothes to be ethical

For the best part of the last two weeks, designer Bethany Williams was on the phone to Italy trying to locate metres of precious fabric that she needed to complete the spring/summer 2019 collection she showed at London Fashion Week Men’s on Saturday.

The delivery had vanished somewhere between Milan and London and, in the end, she had to complete her show lineup using different yarns. For most designers, replacing the fabric would have been a simple – if expensive – case of reordering the shipment, but Williams, 28, is not most designers and this wasn’t just any fabric.

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Original source: https://www.theguardian.com/fashion/2018/jun/10/bethany-williams-ethical-fashion-turn-waste-into-cool