Topics Under Tag: "fashion"

Social Impact Fashion Comes to Main Street

Anne Field | February 8, 2016

In 2012, Alok Appadurai and Jade Beall, co-owners of a yoga and arts studio in Tucson, Arizona, began designing and selling t-shirts and donating a portion of each sale to local nonprofits that feed the hungry. Little did they know where that simple idea would take them. As they learned more about the fashion industry, […]

New York Bets On Fashion And Design with New Accelerators and Incubators

Amy Cortese | November 12, 2014

On a crisp evening in November, an artsy crowd of 500 or so flocked to a gritty stretch of Brooklyn, where they sipped wine, mingled with designers and admired their creations, which ranged from furry cropped jackets and naturally-dyed scarves to 3-D printed skulls. What else would you expect at the opening party of the […]