Interview with Fibershed Project founder Rebecca Burgess (audio)

Via Scoop.itPermaculture Design Review

Rebecca Burgess is an ecological restoration educator, author, and textile artist. The Fibershed Project is her year-long challenge to live in clothes made from fibers sourced within 150 miles from her home. In this interview, Burgess explains what a fibershed is, talks about the hidden environmental costs of the textile industry, and shares with listeners some of her favorite natural fabrics.