Aidan Mohapatra and Ariel Hersham are launching Type Three Solutions and are challenging the sustainable fashion industry
By Lucy Roff
It’s no secret that many of the faces dominating the Australian sustainable fashion sector are those of a considerably privileged background. They are often middle-aged Caucasian males, or in some cases, they have a billionaire in the family.
Fashion student and designer Aidan Mohapatra – and business partner Ariel Hersham – want to set a new precedent. They ask, how can a brand extend itself beyond the concerns of growth and output? How can a brand represent more than one person or place?
The solution is Type Three.
Aidan has launched Type Three Solutions, with a vision for change, saying, “I never saw myself in sustainability…and I know for a fact that the people who invented sustainability, tend to you know, some of them