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'I've always been a rebel' - Vivienne Westwood and Andreas Kronthaler on squaring environmental activism with selling fashion

11 days ago   |   By The Guardian

Why playing cards can save the planet and the pure bliss of falling in love - Jess Cartner-Morley meets queen of punk and her co-designer and husband Vivienne Westwood has barely taken her coat off and she is already halfway through explaining her plan to save the planet. “I've figured it out, you see,” she tells me in her distinctive Alan Bennett -esque tones: dry, quiet, matter-of-fact. Her roadmap to an equitable, sustainable world economy, without private land ownership, is laid out in slogans on a set of playing cards. The idea is to print a million packs to be sold as works of art...
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