Bonnie Wright to Judge Sustainable T-Shirt Design Contest

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Sep 30, 2009

Posted by EdwardTLC

Actress Bonnie Wright (Ginny Weasley) will be on the judging panel for an upcoming competition to create an sustainability themed T-Shirt for the Edun fashion brand. Starting October 1st, design entries will be accepted by Made-By, a not-for-profit labeling organization for fashion brands, where the general public will be able to vote for their favorite design when the submission period ends. Then, Miss Wright, along with Georgia Groome, Summer Rayne Oakes (the US eco-model), Claudia Straatmans (Editor-in-Chief of Cosmopolitan, Netherlands) and Ali Hewson (wife of Bono and founder of Edun), will pick the winner out of the top ten designs. This contest will look towards the new wave of eco-conscience, sustainable designs from new and young designers. In a press release sent directly to TLC, Miss Wright is quoted as saying:

“It is vital that my generation understand the importance of ethical
fashion, so anything we can do to raise awareness of this cause is
extremely worthwhile. I am looking forward to seeing the variety of
designs. The sustainable theme certainly offers scope for some
creativity.”

The Edun Fashion Brand aims “to create beautiful clothing, while fostering sustainable employment in developing areas of the world, in particular, sub-Saharan Africa.” For complete information on this competition, and to enter your design, those interested can click right here.

Thanks Henry!





49 Responses to Bonnie Wright to Judge Sustainable T-Shirt Design Contest

Avatar ImageJohn-Robert says: cool! i love her.Avatar Imagehermionenluna says: i wanna enterAvatar ImageHBPFan says: Sounds good, I wonder who will be the winner in the end. I hope we find that out when the competition's over, and also which one Bonnie likes the most. Just out of curiosity.. :)Avatar Imagekayzz says: that's really awesome. she seems to do really cool stuff with fashion and ecology. Avatar ImageDanielBonnie28 says: Awesome!! i hope we'll see a video about the competetion and bonnie in it!!Avatar Imagemjkalldaway says: COOLAvatar Imagegingersnap188 says: That is so awesome! Go Bonnie!Avatar Imagemadman1277 says: lol most people will enter to meet Bonnie Avatar ImageWON_TWO says: Very interesting... Avatar ImageDiamondWings says: CoolAvatar Imagekiwimci says: I could enter thatAvatar ImageLadySidi says: Cool!Avatar Imagehumbert0 says: Bonnie rulezzzz!!!!!!!!Avatar Imagemagicmaniac says: great!she is cute.Avatar ImageHermione Elizabeth says: Pretty cool. :)Avatar ImageRaveKatie says: CoolAvatar ImageRaveKatie says: CoolAvatar ImageBlatcher914 says: Very cool her and Emma seem to be really intent on making a difference and bringing ethical fashion to the forefront, Way to Go Bonnie!Avatar ImageHermioneWwannabe says: could someone please explain to me what exactly ethical fashion is? I'm a bit confused...:)Avatar ImagetheREALGinnyWeasley says: I WANT TO ENTER! But I'll lose. I have no artistic ability whatsoever. Avatar Imagegryffindor1991 says: AWESOME!!!! :DAvatar Imagesuperman82 says: very niceAvatar Imagedaisy bell says: sounds interesting...may i know the criteria??Avatar Imagepotterfan4lyfe says: Bonnies awesome!Avatar ImageNicci Weasley says: I love that she and some of the other actors are doing stuff like that!Avatar Imagewing says: coolAvatar Imagepotterforpresident says: For some reason other than the fact that Bonnie Wright is judging, I want to enter this contest. But whatever... I'll never be able to anyway. Lol. Go Bonnie! :)Avatar ImageCatherine says: she is so awesome! i wish i could enter! Avatar Imagepfowlerp says: That's pretty interesting.Avatar ImageMidnightSun321 says: oooh :)Avatar Imagesimos says: coolAvatar Imagegemini_black says: Cool! Wish I could enter.Avatar Imagelevi-OH-sa not levio-SA says: cool i want to vote :]Avatar Imagebettb says: Ali Hewson is a totally cool lady and has been dedicated to environmental causes for a loooong time. So glad that Edun is tapping into the younger generation; Ali's daughters are about Bonnie's age and probably HP fans! Can't you just picture Bono reading Harry Potter to his kids at night?!Avatar ImageScribbled says: This is awesome. And best of all, it's not for a superficial cause!Avatar Imagealicia00 says: i would like 2 c pic. from some the the t shirt entries and a videoAvatar Imagealegria35 says: cool!Avatar Imagecheeserpleaser says: It is wondeful that she is doing this! I eagerly await learning of their selection.Avatar ImageFifi says: Cool! Looking forward to seeing the winner.Avatar Imagewandmastercalum says: Wow this is neat.Avatar Imagesidnandragin says: I am excited. Bonnie seems to go out of her way to take a chance on artists. I can't wait and like someone said earlier, I want to know which one she likes. I would love to buy it!Avatar Imagesidnandragin says: I am excited. Bonnie seems to go out of her way to take a chance on artists. I can't wait and like someone said earlier, I want to know which one she likes. I would love to buy it!Avatar Imageacciohorcrux.hbp says: COOL ThoUght!!!I LoVe HeR :) Bonnie loves Greeenerieeeeeeeee ;) Avatar ImageLloyd says: So long as she doesn't vote for some "Twilightish" design....Avatar ImageIloveDobby says: Sounds good (:Avatar ImageIloveDobby says: Sounds good (:Avatar Imagestevenk12468 says: This is cooll....Avatar ImageLeeann says: coolnessAvatar Imagelsdink says: If you have an artistic edge and you like to design t-shirts, www.lsdink.com provides the perfect platform for you to showcase and flaunt your creativity. Submit your designs for the voting and design that gets the highest number of votes is displayed on our site for 69 hours. The t-shirt that gets displayed are limited versions of t-shirts which make them more exclusive and desirable and a symbol of pride for the owner. Lsdink also works on the revenue share model, where the artist gets the share in the sale of every displayed t-shirt.

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