Outi Pyy – Lecturer / Team member

Outi Pyy is a trashionista, recycle fashion designer, seamstress, sustainable fashion blogger, stylist and a DIY author. In her blog Outi Les Pyy she talks about ecological fashion, consumerism, environmental issues and DIY. Her blog was the first fashionable DIY fashion blog in the world. Her book TRASHION (Atena Kustannus) was published in 2012 and her recycle fashions have been seen on performing artists and in various occasions, exhibitions, galas and television.

Today she makes custom designs made to order and lectures about sustainable fashion consumption and style. She works with local second hand shops and other organizations to help them in their businesses.

“Responsible fashion education, inspiration and open source thinking is the key to a greener fashion industry. Other eco fashion brands are not our competition, the global major fast fashion retailers are.”

Outi’s blog can be found at www.outilespyy.com.