“No matter how a piece of clothing looks, it cannot be considered beautiful if, in producing it, the environment is destroyed or people are exploited. When deciding on what to wear, we all have an obligation to consider how it’s made and the impact that process has on the planet and its people.”
The rayon gauze (eco dry cleaning recommended) we used is rescued deadstock fabric that was left over from a larger fashion house. By using deadstock fabric we save hundreds of thousands of gallons of water annually and keep the planet clean.
“Even though I’ve worked in this industry for 19 years, I am constantly learning new things, which keeps everything interesting and fresh.”
Angelica works in finishing, concentrating mainly on the pressing of the finished garments. She likes that her role allows her to touch so many of the finished dresses, and to see the care that her friends have taken in creating something so beautiful. She really likes museums and taking her kids to the beach on the weekends.