STITCH KITCHEN is a project of JUST ATELIER TRUST, registered not-for-profit social enterprise.
Just Atelier Trust was founded in 2015 by fashion entrepreneurs Fiona Clements (Senoriata Awesumo) and Fiona Jenkin, who shared a passion for seeking a local solution to a global problem of social and environmental waste in the fashion industry.
Our work in the fashion industry and wider community made us aware of the need for a co-ordinated approach and central resource centre for community, creative professionals and industry to grow together.
The issues around sustainable fashion are complicated. Just Atelier Trust aims to start where we are, use what we've got, and do what we can to provide a local solution to this global problem.
Our aims are to:
Our full Trust Deed is soon to be available via the Societies and Trusts website.
Just Atelier Trust is funded through grants, public donations, and fees paid for services and hire of resources. We are extremely grateful for the support of DUNEDIN CITY COUNCIL City Services fund; Ara Toi Arts fund; CREATIVE NEW ZEALAND Creative Communities Scheme; and New Zealand LOTTERIES.
For further information, please contact us.