Community space company, WeWork, is joining forces with sustainable fashion e-commerce platform, Rêve En Vert, for a one day “Sustainable Style” event on Thursday 18th April.
The free event will celebrate the growing opportunities for making more sustainable lifestyle choices and highlight how easy it is to make a switch without sacrificing time and style.
Based near Liverpool Street, at WeWork’s European headquarters, the day will begin with a Breakthrough Breakfast, during which Rêve En Vert founder, Cora Hilts, will be hosting a discussion where leading voices from the sustainability and conservation world will be sharing their advice on how to make a meaningful impact on the environment:
Cora Hilts, Founder, Rêve En Vert
Justin Lennon, Founder + CEO, Conservation Guide
Olivia Dowie, CEO, Riley Studio
Melissa Hemsley, cook, writer and champion of sustainable, nourishing food
Attendees will enjoy a breakfast including delicious nibs etc. granola, made using waste fruit pulp.
A host of sustainable products will be available for purchase from Planet Organic, the UK’s largest fully certified organic supermarket and WeWork’s neighbour in Devonshire Square.
Throughout the day Rêve En Vert will be showcasing their collection at the REV pop-up shop in the lobby of 10 Devonshire Square, with pieces available from sustainable designers including Yoli & Otis, Mara Hoffman, Mother of Pearl and Aurelia Skincare.
Ushering in the long weekend in style will be the Sustainable Style end-of-show party, comprising of a silent disco in the courtyard of Devonshire Square, and with donations on the night going to WRAP, the not-for-profit whose vision is to help create a world where resources are used sustainably.
Cora Hilts, Founder, Rêve En Vert, says, “Rêve En Vert is thrilled to be partnering with We Work ahead of Earth Day. It is such a forward thinking company when it comes to sustainability and we believe that WeWork’s enthusiasm for promoting innovative brands aligns extremely well with our discussions about a more environmentally-conscious lifestyle.”
Justin Lennon, Founder and CEO of Conservation Guide, and WeWork member company, says, “It’s great to be part of this day, creating a platform through which we can take the sustainability conversation to the next stage.We think we know what we should be doing, but does it make a difference, and how can we ensure it’s not just a trend? I’m looking forward to helping answer these questions.”
Mathieu Proust, General Manager, WeWork UK & Ireland adds, “It’s a pleasure to welcome everyone into WeWork Devonshire Square to share ideas about living more sustainably and to discover brands that are making a positive impact to the environment. Coming together to drive changes, and to encourage living with purpose, is at the heart of what WeWork does. Rêve En Vert’s dedication to educating through fashion really impressed us, and makes them an obvious partner brand in advance of World Earth Day.”