Heidi Merrick – L.A. local
Designer Heidi Merrick started her eponymous line in 2006, with the goal to keep it local. She feels that, “Making the decision to be locally responsible has to be made and made everyday in this business. It really steers the company for me.” With all of her contractors within walking distance, Heidi Merrick keeps craftsmanship alive in her community (in Los Angeles). This Rampart dress, from her AW10 collection is a classic fitting dress made of stretch canvas linen and lined in black cotton voile, the long sleeve dress is fitted in the waist and through the bodice with an exposed zipper up the back. $385 USD. Contact directly for shipping outside the U.S.