The LCF Better Lives agenda encourages dialogue between staff, students and the wider community to develop an understanding and definition of what social responsibility and sustainability means, and how we can use fashion to shape lives, and discuss issues that affect the world and humankind. Below we highlight some of the 2017 most successful projects and events.

Dress for Our Time

Conscious Contemporary Tailoring

LCF students Holly and Yubin with three weavers from the community

LCF students Holly and Yubin with three weavers from the community

HRH The Countess of Wessex visits Making for Change unit at HMP/YOI Downview

UN Orange Label Project

Kering Award

Kering's Marie Claire-Daveu and Beatrice Lazat with Marco Bizzarri and Professor Frances Corner

Kering’s Marie Claire-Daveu and Beatrice Lazat with Marco Bizzarri and Professor Frances Corner

  •  Gucci CEO Marco Bizzarri was guest of honour for the annual LCFxKering Talk on sustainable fashion. In his in-conversation with Eco-Age founder Livia Firth, he announced that Gucci will be joining the fur-free alliance as of next year.