Rebecca Earley is Professor of Sustainable Fashion Textile Design and co-founder of Centre for Circular Design. Previously she led research initiatives at Textiles Environment Design (TED) at Chelsea between 1999-2017; and was also Director of the Textile Futures Research Centre at Central Saint Martins between 2010 – 2017. Rebecca develops sustainable fashion textile design strategy, curates exhibitions, facilitates workshops and creates original materials, models and prototypes. Since 2011 she has worked with Research Institutes of Sweden (RISE) on the Mistra Future Fashion and Trash-2-Cash programmes. In 2007 she was nominated as a Morgan Stanley Great Briton for her contribution to sustainable fashion textiles in the UK.