Clothes with strong personalities. Designed to make you smile, and customised to make you feel like your true badass self.
Made for you, inspired by you
When conducting research for my Woman Crush post about local fashion designer Barbara Penberthy, I found a quote of hers that came from an intriguing sounding book; The Vote, The Pill and The Demon Drink – A History of Feminist Writing in New Zealand 1869 – 1993. With a heightened interest in all things feminist since the Women’s March in January, I knew I had to get my hands on a copy of this book, to gain greater understanding of the feminist history of my home country.
This is a garment Love Story, as part of Fashion Revolution Week. Loving and caring for the clothes that you have, reduces the high consumption rate of clothing, which we know comes at a great cost to our environment and fellow people.
Flourish is a motivational self-help book by Annah Stretton (of Annah S fashion fame). It’s written from a woman’s perspective, and includes lots of stories and advice from other successful and passionate NZ business women. It’s a book by women, for women. I loved it because it brought up so many interesting perspectives and ideas, that may just be the keys to unlocking the higher potential in women. This I can get on-board with!