Kindred Conversations #3 | Gung Ho
“I spoke to the Founder of Gung Ho, Sophie Dunster, a London-based fashion label which highlights current environmental issues by using sustainable fabrics and punchy designs. Following on from a successful Kickstarter campaign in 2017 (see their ‘Precious Insects’ collection), Gung Ho has campaigned about Plastic Oceans and Food For Thought. Gung Ho has affirmed itself as an ethical fashion brand that’s pushing the industry into a more positive future. Raised on a low carbon lifestyle and now residing on a houseboat on the River Thames; Climate Change is an issue that is particularly close to Sophie’s heart”
You can watch the full video below.
Kindred conversations is an interview series in which our founder, Anna Anderson, speaks with business leaders and entrepreneurs across various sectors, from fashion and design to FMCG, who are driven by social purpose as well as profit.
Gung Ho is an ethical fashion brand that chooses an issue each year to inspire their designs. In 2020, the issue was climate change, and each of Gung Ho’s designs carried a hidden message intended to spark up a conversation about it — instead of saying “thanks” when someone compliments you on what you’re wearing.
Sustainable fashion, without compromising on taste.
Same cause, different ‘Talking Points’.
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