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Projects in progress (since 2019)

Collaborative Fashion Consumption
A systematic literature review of research on collaborative fashion consumption published by a team of four researchers members of the SFCN:

Henninger, C. E., Brydges, T., Iran, S., & Vladimirova, K. (2021). Collaborative fashion consumption–A synthesis and future research agenda. Journal of Cleaner Production, 128648.

Urban textile and clothing policies
A team of seven researchers prepared a comparative analysis of environmental policies at a city level related to clothing and textiles. Presented at the European Roundtable on Sustainable Consumption and Production 2021. Full paper available in open-access conference proceedings:

Maldini, I., Iran, S., Laitala, K., Vittersø, G., Jestratijevic, I., Amaral, M., & Vladimirova, K. (2021). Dress and the city: a comparative study of clothing and textiles environmental policy in five European cities. ERSCP 2021 conference proceedings.

Fashion Consumption in Lock-down
A team of 9 researchers, members of the Network, are working together since April 2020 to design and administer a survey that could help us understand how lock-down and COVID-19 related restrictions have affected fashion consumption across ten countries.

Social media influences on sustainable fashion consumption
A team of nine researchers conducting a systematic literature review of existing studies that explore relationships between social media and more sustainable fashion consumption practices.