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Saturday, July 28 • 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Fighting Fur From Within – Working With Designers and Retailers

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Working within the fashion industry, animal advocates are saving animals from the fur trade. From demonstrating the new higher quality alternatives that are just now available, to educating buyers, designers and executives of apparel companies on the cruelty and killing behind fur collars or cuffs, hear from fashion designers and advocates themselves about what has and hasn’t been effective when reaching out to and working directly with those who currently use and sell animal fur.

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avatar for John Bartlett

John Bartlett

President & Designer, John Bartlett , The Tiny Tim Rescue Fund Designer John Bartlett is known for both his authentically rugged American style as well as his strong support of animal rights and cruelty-free living. His work has earned him 2 Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) awards for “Best Newcomer” and “Menswear Designer of the Year” and the American Apparel and Footwear Association’s (AAFA... Read More →
avatar for Joshua Katcher

Joshua Katcher

Professor of Sustainability & Ethics in Fashion, Men's Fashion & Lifestyle Website Founder/Editor. LIM College (Laboratory Institute of Merchandising), TheDiscerningBrute.com Professor Joshua Katcher began teaching college in 2012, teaching ethical and sustainable fashion at the Laboratory Institute of Merchandising (LIM College) in Manhattan. He started “The Discerning Brute” in 2008 as a resource for intelligent men who... Read More →
avatar for Andy Page

Andy Page

Managing Director, Wildlife, The Humane Society of the United States Andrew Page has played a central role in numerous successful efforts to protect wild animals and animals raised for their fur. Since joining The HSUS in 2006, Page has led negotiations and corporate campaigns convincing top retailers and designers to reduce or eliminate their use of animal fur. Page has also opened negotiations and dialogue with the leading worldwide luxury... Read More →


Saturday July 28, 2012 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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