It's International Women's Day on Wednesday, and instead of talking about jewellery, we are taking a moment to highlight some women-led responsible and ethical fashion brands that we love and are doing great things for the handmade movement, women and the planet.
Arkitaip was founded by mother and daughter duo Michi and Lea Wieser in 2019, and makes 100% linen clothing, crafted in Europe. We just love that their mission is to inspire those wearing Arkitaip clothing to live and breath a more sustainable life. They're currently running a raffle to raise money for Syrian and Turkish people affected by the recent earthquakes.
London-based designers and best friends Jess Kaye and Rosie Williams founded The OWN Studio to bring a contemporary aesthetic to wedding and evening wear. They believe in being 'Sartorially Sustainable' which is why each piece is not only handmade in London, but also designed to become a luxe re-wearable wardrobe item after the wedding day. international women's day female founded brands.
Nudea was founded in 2019 by Priya Downes to create supportive, functional underwear that is also kinder to the planet. They use sustainable recycled and Tencel fibres, are B Corp certified, manufacture in Portugal and are carbon neutral. Amazing! international women's day female founded brands Visit our Instagram this week for more women-led businesses, and make sure you let us know who you love to shout about.
Agnese Petraglia designer and founder of Medusa London always had a passion for ‘making things’, she tried a few crafts, until she realised that she really wanted to make clothes. Her designs celebrate individuality and authenticity and their mission is to empower brides to embrace their unique style and personality on their wedding day and beyond. Their pieces are made from 100% GOTS certified organic peace silk, which is not only cruelty-free but biodegradable as well.
Visit our Instagram this week for more women-led businesses, and make sure you let us know who you love to shout about.