These brands employ and nurture artisans with exquisite handmade skills, often located in remote, impoverished communities.
Banjanan is a clothing label making feminine print dresses using traditional artisanal printing and embroidery techniques in Jaipur, India.
Bell is the clothing brand created by Alicia Bell who designs breathtaking hand-block printed dresses. Made in India using soft cotton silk voile.
Golden Goose is famed for its hand-distressed dirty sneakers. The cult Italian brand's bags and clothing are laid-back cool and contemporary.
Innika Choo is a Bali-based, Australian-born designer making billowy, embroidered and ultra-feminine pieces in all-natural linens and cotton.
Michaela Buerger, a slow, sustainable fashion advocate, draws on her Austrian roots to create vivacious knitted pieces with a folk art aesthetic.
Palmacea is a Colombian swimwear brand known for timeless cuts and its use of modern nature-inspired prints. Handmade in Bogota.
She Made Me is an Australian label making uniquely feminine crocheted swimsuits and dresses. Ethically handmade by artisans in Indonesia.
TIARE HAWAII'S beachy bohemian dresses are inspired by its Oahu surroundings. Made in Bali using traditional dyeing techniques.