CHAVÓN joins the world clamor for sustainable fashion

In order to promote sustainability in the fashion field, the US Embassy in the Dominican Republic, CHAVÓN The School of Design and DominicanaModa sponsored the workshop “Sustainable Fashion”.  Attendees came  from local schools such as Universidad Autónoma de Santo Domingo, Instituto Técnico Superior Mercy Jácquez, LAIE Escuela de Arte, Instituto Técnico Superior Comunitario and CHAVÓN.

For a week, a group of 25 participants (consisting of teachers and students from the fashion schools in the country) developed clothing under the instruction of three American designers experts in the area of sustainable fashion: Karelle Levy, Bobbie Demme-San Filippo and Noor Bchara.