MAGIC in Las Vegas is one of the largest apparel trade shows in the world. In late February, I zipped off to this glamorous fashion destination sans kids and felt...Read more
Colorado has longer winters than I'm used to. The cold, snow covered season prompts me to cocoon myself in more ways than one. Physically, Mentally. This natural withdrawal doesn't cause...Read more
Ember Fast Fashion Confessions: How affordable boutiques are born.
I've written and subsequently deleted this post on several occasions. In short, I'm all too aware that my current business and personal values will vilify fast fashion, despite my benefiting...Read more
A Different Kind of Black Friday...
By now your inbox is inundated with ads for unprecedented door buster Black Friday savings.... They actually are unprecedented because retailers, big and small, can no...Read more
Prairie Underground, and Why They Are Cool....
Interview with Davora, an owner and designer at Prairie Underground: 1) How would you describe Prairie Underground?Values of hard work, conservation, utility, creative expression and collaboration are a...Read more
UZI NYC, and Why They Are Cool....
My Interview with one of Uzi's owners and designers, Mari: 1) How would you describe Uzi NYC? Uzi is Dave, Mari, Missy. Leticia, and Max. 10 sewing machines tons of...Read more
Curator Clothing, and Why They Are Cool....
Interview with one of Curator's designers and owners, Deidre: 1) How would you describe Curator? One of our main founding principles is everything we make is machine washable, we know...Read more