A jacket for life*

The average UK household owns 42 bags for life. As a society, our excessive and inefficient consumption has led to a vast amount of valuable resources going to landfill. By highlighting the versatility
of existent materials, we question the need for the new. A jacket for Forlife* re-imagines wasted materials as a new functional forms, extending their lifespan and celebrating them as valuable products.

In collaboration with Matilda Shields


The average UK household owns 42 bags for life


Our excessive consumption and waste has created a unrecognised plethora of highly technical free material


Re-imagine these materials into new functional forms, celebrating them as desirable products