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Holiday Healthy Planet – Eco-friendly gift wrapping
December 12, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
If you’re looking for eco-friendly gift wrapping ideas, join Remake Ambassador, Ira Arz on Monday December 12th at 1:00pm PST/4:00 pm EST/9:00pm GMT as she leads a workshop on the art of Furoshiki (fabric wrapping). Ira will share how to wrap items this holiday season in a meaningful way for both the recipient and the gift giver, using only things you have at home.
What you will need:
- Items to wrap (Books/Wine bottle/Box/2 mini cosmetic products)
- 2 pcs 50cmx50cm fabric/scarf/cloth (for books and box)
- 60cm x 60cm fabric/scarf/cloth (for wine bottle)
- 40cm x 40cm fabric/scarf/cloth (for mini cosmetic products)
- (Optional) Christmas decorative attachments (e.g. name tags/branches/candy canes/cards)
About Ira Arz:
Ira is a sustainable fashion influencer and brand owner of ‘Maison d’Ira’, actively sharing the message on topics of social and environmental justice. Maison d’Ira’s mission as a business is to provide homeware accessories to ethically conscious consumers with an aim to reduce the amount of textile waste that ends up in landfills and bring the home interior industry to act upon sustainability within a circular model.
After being self-employed as a freelance fashion stylist for the past 5 years, Ira wanted to pursue a passion that can bring impact to the environment and community around me. She has dedicated the past 2 years to educating herself on sustainability in fashion and hopes to inspire and implement solutions in minimizing the footprint of global textile waste. Ira is building her own business dedicated to producing home textile using recycled clothing waste.