Nepali: Women Helping Women

Inspired by Nepalese weavers and colourful fabrics, Michelle Baldwin and Michelle Taylor-Spearman of TDM Design Inc. launched their Nepali line in 2007.  Featuring gorgeous hand-made scarves in exquisite colours, Nepali is the perfect accessory for any woman looking to make a statement.  In addition, the scarves provide a sustainable income for marginalized women living in Nepal, helping them break the cycle […]

An Eco-Friendly Fashion Show for a Worthy Cause

Sheena Osman If you want to enjoy a night of eco-friendly fashion while supporting a good cause, you should attend “Growing Trends: An Evening of Eco-Friendly Fashion and Art” which is happening on Saturday, June 13th at the Hart House located at the University of Toronto. This fashion show will raise funds for the charity […]

Bottled Up Designs: One Person's Trash is Another's Treasure

Bottled Up Designs, a line of jewellery created from broken glass was founded in 2008 by Laura Bergman.  An avid bottle and glass collector, she has spent a great deal of time going through glass and bottle dumps in various habitats and farmlands in Pennsylvania’s Amish Country, where she has lived her entire life.  One thing which has always bothered her […]