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Biography

Jade is a lecturer in textiles and joined the University in 2013. Jade has previously worked for the University of Leeds, and as a designer for the brand Antiform. Jade’s process specialism is knitted textiles, and her research interests lie broadly within sustainable fashion and textiles. Prior to working at the University Jade has delivered textiles workshops for high profile clients such as Global Cool, Yorkshire Water and the Everything Must Go exhibition held in London’s Oxo Tower.

Research Expertise and Interests

  • Relationships with the clothes within our wardrobes
  • Exploring sustainability through engaging people with alternative fashion practice
  • Laundry practices and their impact on the environment
  • Motivations for garment use behaviours

Research Expertise and Interests

  • Sustainable Fashion and Textiles

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dialogue Social Sciences
monotony Social Sciences
career Social Sciences

Research Output 2014 2018

  • 2 Chapter
  • 2 Article
  • 1 Conference contribution
  • 1 Exhibition

Motivations and barriers to the prolonged use of clothing

Smith, J., 1 Aug 2018, In : Critical Studies in Fashion & Beauty. 9, 1, p. 109-124 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Factors
Behavior change
Ethical consumption
Supply chain
Ownership

Clothes Exchange Waste Audit

Smith, J., 2017, Opening up the Wardrobe: A Methods Book. Fletcher, K. & Klepp, I. G. (eds.). Novus Forlag, Method 47

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Self-selection of six items in audit categories: Wardrobe audit

Smith, J., 2017, Opening up the Wardrobe: A Methods Book. Fletcher, K. & Klepp, I. G. (eds.). Novus Forlag, Method 16

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The Laundry Pile: Meanings and Mundanities of Everyday Life

Rigby, E., Smith, J., Harrison, L., Hoette, E., Crowley-Bennett, E., MacArthur, S., Lord, S. E. & Smith, G., 20 Sep 2017

Research output: Non-textual formExhibition

Open Access
everyday life
monotony
energy
efficiency
social construction

Appropriation, ephemera and the transformation of waste

Taylor, M. & Smith, J., Oct 2016, Futurescan 3: Intersecting Identities. Britt, H., Morgan, L. & Walton, K. (eds.). FTC: Association of Fashion and Textiles

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

donation
artifact
student
dialogue
career

Activities 2016 2019

  • 3 Oral presentation
  • 1 Publication Peer-review

IEEE Access (Journal)

Jade Whitson-Smith (Reviewer)
7 Oct 2019

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication Peer-review

The Laundry Pile

Jade Whitson-Smith (Speaker), Emma Rigby (Speaker), Lizzie Harrison (Speaker)
20 Sep 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

A Dematerialised Approach to Sustainable Fashion Design

Jade Whitson-Smith (Speaker)
24 Nov 2016

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Do We Need to Change Minds to Change Garment Use Behavior

Jade Whitson-Smith (Speaker)
8 Sep 2016

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Press / Media

The nature of fashion & the problematic laundry pile

Jade Whitson-Smith

1/06/18

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Other

Fabric Focus: Handy Washing and Laundry Tips

Jade Smith

1/01/16

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities