• Lindsay Rootare

This Week in Sustainable NYC (10/14-10/20)

Now the The Hand Me Up Club's event is behind us, it's back to the regular weekly event guide! Here's what's happening in sustainable NYC!


MONDAY

11:30 - 2:30PM | Understanding Sustainable Fashion @ NerdDNA ($40)

6:30 - 7:30PM | Sip'n'Swap @ Anella ($10)


TUESDAY

12:30 - 2PM | Women and Climate Change Lunchtime Talk @ Columbia University (FREE)

4 - 5 PM | Should We Ban Unsold Fashion Waste? @ FIT (FREE)

6:30 - 8:30PM | Sustainable Fashion and Equity @ Made in NYC Pop Up (FREE)

8:30 - 10PM | Attainable Sustainable Lifestyle @ Columbia University (FREE)


WEDNESDAY

11AM - 12PM | Innovation in Activewear Panel @ Javits Center (FREE)

12:30 - 1:45PM | Sustainability in Fashion @ NYU Net Impact (FREE)

5 - 8PM | NYC Filmgreen Panel (FREE)

7 - 10PM | Plant People Skincare Launch @ Plant People (FREE)

7 - 10PM | Build a Boob Cap Embroidery Workshop @ Williamsburg ($55)


THURSDAY

4 - 5PM | Steps and Solutions to Sustainability @ Javits Center (FREE)

4:30 - 7:30PM | Fashion Remix: Halloween Edition @ Project Lab - Kid Friendly (FREE)

5:30 - 8PM | Sustainable Fashion Workshop @ 663 Driggs (FREE)

5:30 - 7:30PM | Celebrating 10 Years of Eileen Fisher Renew @ Bloomingdales (FREE)

6:30 - 8:30PM | The Promise of Sustainability in Employee Activism @ LMHQ (FREE)


FRIDAY

1 - 8PM | Manhattan Vintage Clothing Show @ Metropolitan Pavilion ($15-20)

7 - 10PM | In Conversation @ The Canvas ($7)

7 - 9 PM | Sip'n'Swap Williamsburg ($20)

7:30 - 10PM | NY Posh'n'Sip @ Thursday Boot Co ($20-30)

8 - 10PM | Trade or Treat @ Buffalo Exchange, Chelsea (FREE)


SATURDAY

11AM - 6PM | Manhattan Vintage Clothing Show @ Metropolitan Pavilion ($15-20)

12 - 4PM | Business Workshop: Sustainable Fashion Edition @ WeWork ($150-200)

12 - 7PM | Piercing party & Trunk Show @ What Goes Around Comes Around (FREE)


SUNDAY

2 - 6 PM | Clothing Swap @ San Pedro (FREE)

5 - 7PM | Fashion Remix: Halloween Edition @ Project Lab - Kid Friendly (FREE)


ONGOING

Sustainability Awareness Week @ FIT

Deploy Pop Up

Start Your Own Fair Trade Fashion Brand @ WeWork ($60-200)

Sustainable Entrepreneurship @ The Henry George School of Social Science ($10)

NYC Fair Trade Commission Swap Shop

Volunteer at Fabscrap!

Volunteer at BK Rot!