Designer + PHD Doctorate + TEDX Sydney

ACFC 2018 Speaker

Clara was a part of the team at the University of the Arts London who designed The TEN, a pioneering sustainable design methodology used by brands including H & M; VF. Corp. and Gucci Group.

Clara Vuletich is a designer and strategist who has worked in the sustainable and circular fashion/textiles space for over ten years in the UK and Australia. She uses design-led methods and creative thinking with brands, designers and consumers to create systemic change for a clean and ethical fashion industry.

Completing her PhD in sustainable textiles funded by the Mistra Future Fashion Research Programme (Sweden/UK), Clara has worked as a consultant with organisations including H&M, VF Corp, and the sustainable Fashion Academy. Clara is an advisory Committee Member for advocacy group Fashion Revolution (AU/NZ); and an Associate Researcher with the Textile Environment Design (TED) research group at University of the Arts London (UK).

 

“Choosing better fabrics is essential to us transforming this industry for the better”

 

Clara has recently established a consultancy business that utilises The TEN framework to equip Australian fashion companies with training and insight on sustainable product innovation and strategy.

It is Australia’s first independent consultancy that uses design-led methods to support brands and retailers in the transition towards sustainable and circular business practices.