Vivienne Westwood with the Knot Wrap
Vivienne Westwood has designed a limited edition 100% Organic cotton Climate Knot-Wrap - and here's your chance to win one! The wraps will be sold in all Lush Handmade Cosmetic Stores Worldwide this Christmas, with all profits going to support the Climate Revolution.
Inspired by the Japanese art of ‘feroshiki’, a knot-wrap, it can be used as a stylish alternative to gift wrap, worn as a headscarf or fetching neckerchief or framed as a piece of art. The Knot-Wraps are available in camel or light pink and are printed with two Climate Revolution images designed by Vivienne Westwood. The black-eyed unsmiling face - the Face of War – is Westwood’s symbol for the fight against climate change and environmental degradation. They are printed on fine organic cotton and woven by a British-based artisan (one of the last in the
Since 2005, Lush Cosmetics, have sold pieces of vintage fabric and material created from waste plastic. This limited edition Knot-Wrap designed by Vivienne Westwood is one of the many ways you can help reduce the 227,000 miles of Christmas paper the UK throws away each year — enough to go round the world nine times. After unwrapping a gift the recipient passes this precious fabric on: to wrap another present, to wrap themselves in or – in the Japanese tradition – handing the Knot-Wrap back to the giver to be used again.
The knot-wrap in Vivienne’s show at London Fashion Week
'I always say, buy less and buy better quality – so that what you buy will last,' says Dame Viv. 'These Climate Revolution Knot-Wraps can replace wrapping paper and will last a lifetime. More importantly, when you buy them you join an uprising: the Climate Revolution that we need if we are to have a future that we can survive and thrive in.'
For your chance to win one of the scarves, simply answer the question below...