This program will be in English
Step into a world where elegance meets sustainability, as Dutch Sustainable Fashion Week proudly presents an enchanting evening with Maison M’Elise. Join us for a transformative experience that celebrates the harmonious fusion of ethical fashion, heritage craftmanship and mindful luxury.
Panel Talks: Redefining Elegance and Ethical Fashion
Engage with influential voices during thought-provoking panel talks that redefine elegance and ethical fashion within the context of Dutch Sustainable Fashion Week. Explore innovative approaches that set new standards across the industry, drawing inspiration from various disciplines. Join us in a dialogue that highlights how responsible choices shape the future of fashion.
Workshop: Embroidery Artistry and Sustainable Craftsmanship
Participate in an immersive workshop where embroidery artistry and sustainable craftsmanship converge. Delve into the world of ethical design techniques and sustainable embroidery methods, emphasising the fusion of tradition and innovation. Learn how artisans bring each creation to life, infusing their work with passion and purpose, while minimising environmental impact.
Documentary Premiere: Behind the Seams: Crafting Authenticity in ‘Blue Appels’ Collection
Embark on an exclusive journey into the heart of sustainable haute couture with our documentary premiere, “Behind the Seams.” Witness the making of the ‘Bleu Appels’ collection, where each stitch echoes a commitment to authenticity and sustainable practices. Immerse yourself in the artistry and dedication that breathe life into our creations, and discover how the story of each gown unfolds.
Exquisite Gown Display: “Blue Apples” Collection
Experience the breath taking artistry of the “Blue Apples” collection, featuring three meticulously crafted lace gowns. Marvel at the intricate details that reflect a commitment to sustainable beauty, as we celebrate the culmination of our efforts in creating ethereal pieces that honour our planet and our values.
As the evening unfolds, discover the beauty of ethical elegance and the power of responsible choices that shape our fashion future. Maison M’Elise welcomes you to join us in this extraordinary celebration, where fashion becomes a canvas for artistry, authenticity, and sustainability.
17:30 – 18:00: Registration and Welcome Drinks
– Guests arrive and are welcomed with refreshments.
18:00 – 18:15: Opening Remarks and Introduction
– Host welcomes attendees and provides an overview of the evening’s events.
18:15 – 19:00: Panel Discussion 1: Deconstructing Sustainable Fashion – Navigating the Contradictions
– Engage with panelists as they delve into the complex relationship between fashion and sustainability
– Live stream on social media platforms! Podcast
19:00 – 19:30: Networking Break
– Guests have the opportunity to mingle, enjoy refreshments, and explore the gown display.
19:00 – 21:00: Workshop: Embroidery Artistry and Sustainable Craftsmanship
– Participants can immerse themselves in the workshop, engaging in embroidery artistry and learning about sustainable craftsmanship.
– The workshop coincides with the second panel discussion, allowing attendees to choose their preferred activity.
19:45 – 20:00: Transition and Gown Display
– Attendees can admire the exquisite “Blue Apples” gown collection on display.
20:00 – 20:45: Panel Discussion 2: Redefining Sustainability – Craftsmanship, Imperfection, and the Uniform of Success
– Our panel will explore how sustainability extends beyond the conventional boundaries, placing craftsmanship at its core.
– The moderator facilitates the conversation and encourages audience interaction.
20:45 – 21:00: Transition and Seating for Documentary Premiere
– Guests are directed to the screening area for the documentary premiere.
21:00 – 21:06: Documentary Premiere: “Behind the Seams”
– Enjoy the exclusive premiere of the documentary showcasing the making of the sustainable “BlueApples” collection.
21:06 – 21:15: Post-Screening Discussion
– Engage in a brief discussion about the documentary and its themes.
– Panelists share insights and audience members can ask questions.
21:15 – 21:30: Closing Remarks and Thank You
The host thanks attendees for joining the event and emphasizes the importance of sustainable fashion.
21:30 – 22:00: Networking and Mingling
– Guests have the opportunity to interact, network, and continue exploring the gown display.