Artisan Advancement Project
Nest invites brands in the fashion and home industries to join the Artisan Advancement Project – an industry-wide movement to radically improve industry transparency and social responsibility beyond the four-walled factory. The Project’s Steering Committee is a coalition of fashion and home design brands committed to building scalable solutions to the challenges standing in the way of sustainable artisan and homeworker supply chains. Recognizing craft as a growing $34 billion dollar industry that employs millions of women worldwide, we are joining with non-profit Nest and fellow brands to bring unprecedented transparency, ethical practice and economic development to the artisan and homeworker sector.
Nest’s pioneering Steering Committee of brands currently includes: