Kirsi Niinimäki

Kirsi Niinimäki

Associate Professor
Associate Professor
A803 Dept. Design

Kirsi Niinimäki is Associate Professor in Design, especially Fashion Research, and the leader of the Fashion/Textiles Futures research group. Throughout her research Niinimäki aims towards a new, holistic understanding in the field of sustainable fashion and textiles and therefore her focus is on the connection between design, manufacturing systems, business models and consumption habits. Circular economy, strategic design, design practices and multidisciplinary collaboration are the base for her scientific knowledge building.

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Designing for and with garment repair

Marium Durrani, Kirsi Niinimäki, Shirley McLauchlan 2021 PLATE Product Lifetimes And The Environment 2019 - Conference Proceedings

Emerging DIY activities to enable well-being and connected societies

Kirsi Niinimäki, Marium Durrani, Cindy Kohtala 2021 Craft Research

Repairing fashion cultures

Kirsi Niinimäki, Marium Durrani 2020 Transitioning to Responsible Consumption and Production

The environmental price of fast fashion

Kirsi Niinimäki, Greg Peters, Helena Dahlbo, Patsy Perry, Timo Rissanen, Alison Gwilt 2020 Nature Review; Earth and Environment

Solving the systemic challenges in textile and fashion industry

Kirsi Niinimäki, Essi Karell, Minna Halme, Marja Rissanen, Linda Turunen, Samuli Patala, Olli Sahimaa 2020

Conditions for experiential knowledge exchange in collaborative research across the sciences and creative practice

Camilla Groth, Margherita Pevere, Kirsi Niinimäki, Pirjo Kääriäinen 2020 CoDesign

Kestävä kehitys tekstiili- ja vaateteollisuudessa

Kirsi Niinimäki 2020 Tekstiililehti

Innovating in the context of bio- and circular economy

Kirsi Niinimäki 2020 The Nordic Report 03

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Kirsi Niinimäki, Greg Peters, Helena Dahlbo, Patsy Perry, Timo Rissanen, Alison Gwilt 2020 Nature Reviews Earth and Environment