Katelyn Toth-Fejel

Fashion-In-Residence: Mapping the landscape of local clothing systems.

Fashion-in-Residence is a study of fashion systems at the neighbourhood level, using two locations in East London to understand how local conditions relate to individual behaviours and the shaping of society.

Katelyn Toth-Fejel

Katelyn’s research draws on methods of ethnography, participatory art and mapmaking to study issues of radical sustainability, everyday fashion practices and local fashion systems. Katelyn is a Lecturer in Fashion and Sustainability within the School of Design and Technology at the London College of Fashion. She was previously designer and co-director of the fair trade knitwear and accessories brand, Here Today Here Tomorrow and worked with Kate Fletcher on the international research project, Local Wisdom.

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