Independent Fashion

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After almost 8 years in the industry my favorite thing about fashion is that it is still constantly evolving.  For example – designers such as Threadsmiths are taking an already revolutionary idea, such as water resistant clothing, and they’re making it eco-friendly… [...]

July 27, 2014 eco-frendly apparel, Eco-friendly, Independent Fashion Design, Indie Designer, Men, Menswear, nanotechnology, Sustainable, sustainable clothing, Sustainable fashion, T-Shirts, Tees, Threadsmiths, Uncategorized, Women's clothing, Women's tops, Women's Wear
Pin Show 2014

Pin Show Dallas 2014 – Review

The Pin Show, as usual, rocked my face off.  I didn’t know what to expect when I heard the venue was The Goodyear Plant, but now I’m convinced Julie and her team can pull off a successful fashion show anywhere.  This year’s [...]

March 1, 2014 Emerging Designers, handmade accessories, Jewelry, Menswear, Pin Show 2014, T-Shirts, Women's Wear
Silic Shirt

Silic: Self Cleaning Clothing With Hydrophobic Nanotechnology

  Self Cleaning Clothing With Hydrophobic Nanotechnology…. Ok it’s still a washable garment and it doesnt scrub itself, so you might throw it into to the washer to keep yourself from losing your religion. Finally, we can all posses a [...]

December 7, 2013 Kickstarter, Men, Menswear, Silic, T-Shirts, Women's Wear

Mianzi Fashion: Luxury Special Needs Clothing

Mianzi Fashion is a ingenious sustainable clothing line created  for individuals who suffer from excessive drooling, also known as Sialhorrhea.  Tired of seeing his son 11 year old son in a bib, Richard Kligman embarked upon the journey of creating [...]

June 9, 2013 Kickstarter, Menswear, T-Shirts, Uncategorized, Women's Wear

Suzanne Lee: Grow Your Own Clothes

Every once in a while we come across something that is utterly awesome. Then again, we always think the designers we featured are pretty awesome. But what can be more spectacular than a designer who is growing her own clothing [...]

May 8, 2013 sustainable clothing, Sustainable fashion, Suzanne Lee, Women's Wear
Alice and Whittles Shoes

Alice and Whittles – A Simple Shoe. Made With Respect.

You could mix fashion with comfort and just stop there (Hey, it’s already a winning combo).  But, what happens if you combine fashion with small scale organic farmers, handweavers in India and  artisan manufactures in France?  You get a product [...]

March 17, 2013 Alice and Whittles, Espadrilles, Nicholas Horekens, Sofi Khwaja, Sustainable, Sustainable fashion, Women's Shoes
ANI Vegan Shoes

As Nature Intended: Stylish Barefoot ANI Shoes

As Nature Intended aka ANI are the latest Eco-Friendly shoes surfacing on the Indie scene. Made with 100% organic canvas and fully recyclable packaging, designer Yama Sharifi takes great pride in delivering a fresh and hip alternative to those who [...]

July 15, 2012 Barefoot, Eco-friendly, Vegan shoes, Yama Sharifi
Repurposed Jewelry by Seraphina Designs

Repurposed Jewelry by Seraphina Designs™ Jewelry

By now you might be starting to pick up on a trend – I have a thing for repurposed fashion.  There is so much waste in the world and that’s why companies like Seraphina Designs Jewelry sucked me right in.  Estela [...]

June 22, 2012 bohemian, Estela Niedo-Williams, handmade jewelry, Jewelry, repurposed fashion, Seraphina Designs Jewelry
Freedom Clothing Collective

Freedom Clothing Collective: Supporting Local and Emerging Designers

 About Freedom Clothing Collective: Freedom Clothing Collective is a Toronto based non-profit organization committed to supporting local designers, artists and artisans. Our focus is promoting local talent, environmentally sustainable practices, and supporting the community. Freedom Clothing Collective [...]

June 9, 2012 Emerging Designers, Freedom Clothing Collective, Non-profit, sustainable clothing
Revolution Apparel The Versalette

Revolution apparel: The Versalette

The Versalette – An All-In-One Wardrobe   Pop quiz! What comes in 4 colors, can be worn 15 different ways, and sparked a revolution in the fashion industry? Answer – The Versalette by {r}evolution apparel. This is the only eco-friendly [...]

May 21, 2012 eco-frendly apparel, Indie Fashion, revolution apparel, versalette, versatile clothing