What is NNF?
Our New Natural Fiber
DESCAT UK- Dev Ethical Sustainable Handicrafts and textiles launched a new eco-friendly yarn with New Natural Fibre (NNF) and LIVA reviva of Birla Cellulose.
NNF is a new natural hollow fiber extracted from perennial grass that grows rain-fed without fertilizer and pesticides at high altitude regions of Uttarkhand.
More eco-friendly than organic cotton. Irrigation, field preparation is also not required for wild growth.
Warm in winter cool in summer due to hollow fibre structure. Medicinal benefits in muscular pain relief, arthritis. This product is designed and produced from Natural & Herbal dyed Indigo handloom grass fibre fabric.
Why Better Than Traditional Cotton?
Cultivation carbon Footprint
What Is The Buzz About?
For the brands engaged in the value chain of ethical fashion clothing, we have researched a 'new natural fiber- NNF' to reduce their carbon footprints by retailing new natural fabrics and providing livelihood to local people by locally available resources.
To promote this new product DESCATUK has organised a matchmaking competition between young designers and brands
WHAT ARE THE CATEGORIES?
You can enlarge your canvas other than the below categories.
Home decor and lifestyle products
WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?
NNF design competition is open for all students of fashion design and other creative courses, as well as young fashion designers (no age limit)
WHAT IS THE ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA ?
Sustainability, originality, contemporary, relevancy, functionality, etc.
How much NNF fabric is used (min 50%)
WHY SHOULD YOU PARTICIPATE?
Winners will get internship/ pre placement offer with connected brands
Certificate and social media recognition
An opportunity to work with the newest sustainable product - NNF
FREE FOR STUDENTS FROM ANYWHERE
INDIAN PROFESSIONALS - INR 500/-
INTERNATIONAL PROFESSIONALS - USD 10