Home > Research > Publications & Outputs > Living Design

Electronic data

  • Living Design The Future of Sustainable Enterprises

    Rights statement: This is an Accepted Manuscript of an article published by Taylor & Francis in The Design Journal on 31/05/2019, available online: https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/14606925.2019.1595404

    Accepted author manuscript, 2 MB, PDF document

    Embargo ends: 31/01/20

    Available under license: CC BY-NC: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License

Links

Text available via DOI:

View graph of relations

Living Design: The future of sustainable maker enterprises

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

Published

Standard

Living Design : The future of sustainable maker enterprises. / Mullagh, Louise; Walker, Stuart; Evans, Martyn.

In: The Design Journal, Vol. 22, No. Suppl. 1, 01.06.2019, p. 849-862.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

Harvard

APA

Vancouver

Author

Mullagh, Louise ; Walker, Stuart ; Evans, Martyn. / Living Design : The future of sustainable maker enterprises. In: The Design Journal. 2019 ; Vol. 22, No. Suppl. 1. pp. 849-862.

Bibtex

@article{7ba08d9770924cda9f1bd73981686adb,
title = "Living Design: The future of sustainable maker enterprises",
abstract = "This paper presents initial findings from Living Design, a project supported by the UK’s Arts and Humanities Research Council. The research examines small and micro-enterprises in Cumbria, UK, and the potential for design to make a contribution to their sustainment and flourishing. The paper presents research carried out with enterprises in Cumbria, who use wool as their main material. We present three case studies of makers who create beautifully designed, wool-based goods and whose practice include the whole cycle from sourcing fleece locally and manufacturing of their products, to design, branding and retail. We explore how the enterprises exemplify sustainability principles and their contribution to a circular economy. We present our findings and the concept of Located Making - purposeful goods whose design, production or use is dependent on place - which is informing the development of guides for enterprises, researchers and organisations to embed sustainability principles into their practices.",
author = "Louise Mullagh and Stuart Walker and Martyn Evans",
note = "This is an Accepted Manuscript of an article published by Taylor & Francis in The Design Journal on 31/05/2019, available online: https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/14606925.2019.1595404",
year = "2019",
month = "6",
day = "1",
doi = "10.1080/14606925.2019.1595404",
language = "English",
volume = "22",
pages = "849--862",
journal = "The Design Journal",
issn = "1460-6925",
publisher = "ROUTLEDGE JOURNALS, TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD",
number = "Suppl. 1",

}

RIS

TY - JOUR

T1 - Living Design

T2 - The future of sustainable maker enterprises

AU - Mullagh, Louise

AU - Walker, Stuart

AU - Evans, Martyn

N1 - This is an Accepted Manuscript of an article published by Taylor & Francis in The Design Journal on 31/05/2019, available online: https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/14606925.2019.1595404

PY - 2019/6/1

Y1 - 2019/6/1

N2 - This paper presents initial findings from Living Design, a project supported by the UK’s Arts and Humanities Research Council. The research examines small and micro-enterprises in Cumbria, UK, and the potential for design to make a contribution to their sustainment and flourishing. The paper presents research carried out with enterprises in Cumbria, who use wool as their main material. We present three case studies of makers who create beautifully designed, wool-based goods and whose practice include the whole cycle from sourcing fleece locally and manufacturing of their products, to design, branding and retail. We explore how the enterprises exemplify sustainability principles and their contribution to a circular economy. We present our findings and the concept of Located Making - purposeful goods whose design, production or use is dependent on place - which is informing the development of guides for enterprises, researchers and organisations to embed sustainability principles into their practices.

AB - This paper presents initial findings from Living Design, a project supported by the UK’s Arts and Humanities Research Council. The research examines small and micro-enterprises in Cumbria, UK, and the potential for design to make a contribution to their sustainment and flourishing. The paper presents research carried out with enterprises in Cumbria, who use wool as their main material. We present three case studies of makers who create beautifully designed, wool-based goods and whose practice include the whole cycle from sourcing fleece locally and manufacturing of their products, to design, branding and retail. We explore how the enterprises exemplify sustainability principles and their contribution to a circular economy. We present our findings and the concept of Located Making - purposeful goods whose design, production or use is dependent on place - which is informing the development of guides for enterprises, researchers and organisations to embed sustainability principles into their practices.

U2 - 10.1080/14606925.2019.1595404

DO - 10.1080/14606925.2019.1595404

M3 - Journal article

VL - 22

SP - 849

EP - 862

JO - The Design Journal

JF - The Design Journal

SN - 1460-6925

IS - Suppl. 1

ER -