BROOKLYN BRIDGE FOREST
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Changing Livelihoods refers to both directing design students and design education from the for-profit to non-profit sector, and connecting young designers with organizations and projects who engage in training and support of Making communities that promote independent livelihoods.
The women in the felt-program create a range of skillfully made products, including slippers, scarves, toys and Christmas ornaments. Our aim was threefold: introduce new felt-product ideas, utilize an abundant stack of donated cashmere scarfs for new potential products, and to photograph and put together an easily updatable product-catalogue.