Women

  • Hand-made Thursdays - Sika Designs

    By Kate | Women

    Sika Designs are inspired by the rich and diverse culture of Ghana, West Africa. Every fabric has been carefully selected in local Ghanaian markets and hand-made using natural methods, creating exclusive limited prints. Each unique piece defines an...


  • SUST - sustainable style

    By Kate | Women

    SUST is taking sustainable style to another level with a line of essential pieces in classic styles that are meant to stand the test of time. Each piece of clothing has social and ecological responsibility woven into its very fabric with organic fi...


  • KAMI – organic ready-to-wear

    By Kate | Women

    Allow me to re-introduce you to KAMI (I'm sure you've met before). Based in Touraine, France, KAMI was established in 1991 under the name KENZO Logistique. In 1993, Kenzo joined the LVMH group. In 2000, Kenzo Logistic became KAMI and developed a ne...


  • Hand-made Thursdays - Ora

    By Kate | Women

    Ora Recycled Leather Bags designer Randi Obenauer's true love is fashion. Her weakness for exquisite hand detailing, true quality craftsmanship and her love of garments that tell stories lead her to rescue the most unlikely of leather cast-offs o...


  • Generation Love - love being green

    By Kate | Women

    Generation Love, a collaboration between designers Roni Hirshberg and Audrey Bressa-Valcourt who wanted to create a range of fashion-forward tees while doing "the right thing." Using organic cotton and recycled polyester alongside other sustainable...


  • Lunar - Naturally Fashionable

    By Kate | Women

    Lunar is a South African lifestyle and clothing brand founded by designer Karen Ter Morshuizen and her husband Paul Harris more than a decade ago. Since it's inception Lunar has been sensitive to environmental concerns, making use, almost exclusive...


  • Cri de Coeur - Hearts of Darkness

    By Kate | Women

    The vegan shoe designer duo Cri de Coeur have launched a new line called Hearts of Darkness. Cri de Coeur provides stylish, contemporary women’s footwear that is ethically produced from start to finish, and with this new diffusion line even the b...


  • Abigail Glaum-Lathbury - structured beauty

    By Kate | Women

    In a Best of Chicago 2009 poll, Abigail Glaum-Lathbury was voted Best Clothing Designer: "characterized by painstakingly tailored yet romantic flourishes like folds, pintucks, and pleats, her work showcases her sharp sense of the properties of diff...


  • Hand-made Thursdays - Halter Hotties

    By Kate | Women

    Just in time for the hot summer weather meet mother-daughter team Kim and Paris and their company Halter Hotties. Spending their weekends scouring antique shops & estate sales for designer labeled, 100% silk vintage scarves, buttons & buckl...