Finally, a fashion week I can feel good about.
It seemed strange to me that a traditional fabric from Africa would have word Dutch in the name so I decided to do a little investigating.
I still remember the first time I ever traveled to India back in 2000. I landed in Karnataka at night, still pretty unsure if I had made the right choice wanting to spend a full month running around southern Asia in the middle of the summer. Continue reading “The Value of Artisan Craftsmanship in India”
When it comes time for me to get a new bag for the season (or if I spilled make up candy in yet another purse) it seems like more and more I am drawn to leather bags. Of course I still choose a beautiful fabric bag from time to time, but my daily go to has always been a sleek leather crossbody or tote. Continue reading “4 Ways to Spot an Eco Friendly leather Bag”
If you have taken my gut check survey to test your Ethical Shopper knowledge but found the language confusing, don’t fret. Continue reading “6 Words You Must Learn to be an Ethical Shopper”
Spring is one of my favorite seasons: So much change and renewal providing an optimistic look at the rest of the year. As a production manger or buyer for the western market, Spring also means preparing to visit vendors across the world to check in on relationships, evaluate production, and, for the fair traders, learn and gather impact stories. This is true for myself as I plan to visit South Asia.