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TEDxEuston - Jose Hendo - The resonance collection

Award-winning designer Jos? Hendo debut at London Fashion Week 2011. Her Resonance Collection is designed with barkcloth, a UNESCO-recognised process dating back to the 15th century. Historically the fabric of ancient Ugandan kings, it remains a valued wedding gift to brides and in-laws. Hendo's adheres to the mantra of the three Rs - Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle. 'Resonance' collection explores a new way of dressing and thinking about clothes. Without metal snap, plastic fastener or buttons the garments are completely biodegradable. Sculpted with architectural precision Hendo's wearable art may be worn in many ways and change with each wearing - and with each wearer - by ingenious pulley system hidden or aesthetically incorporated into the designs. Hendo was shortlisted for BEFFTA's Female Designer Of The Year Award. Her collections have been shown at London Fashion Week amongst many more. She was honoured to have presented her work to the Queen of Buganda Kingdom of Ugunda, her home country In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events are self-organized
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