Taiwanese stunner Chiling Lin took the red carpet at the annual Global Change Award in Stockholm wearing a classic gala dressA dress (also known as a frock or a gown) is a garment consisting of a skirt with an attached bodice (or a matching bodice giving the effect of a one-piece garment). – in a not so classic fabric. Orange Fiber, one of the award’s winners from 2016, is a silk-like fabricA fabric is a material made through weaving, knitting, spreading, crocheting, or bonding that may be used in production of further goods (garments, etc.). crafted from by-products from citrus juice production that has a heavy satin-quality. With a fluid floral print and sheer recycled tulle skirt, Chiling Lin’s dress combines timeless designs and the future of fashionFashion is a popular style or practice, especially in clothing, footwear, accessories, makeup, body piercing, or furniture. Fashion is a distinctive and often habitual trend in the style in which a person dresses. It is the prevailing styles in behaviour and the newest creations of textile designers..
“I love this gown as it’s very glamourous with beautiful details, but what’s even better is that this silk like fabric is made of citrus peel, the result from one of last year’s Global Change Award winners. It really shows that by start thinking in new ways, circularity can take the fashion industry to the next level, without compromising on style,“ says Chiling Lin.