Let's change the world with what we wear!
I often battle my own uncertainty. With clear ideals and high expectations, I tend to plow forward into the unknown holding myself to standards that are impossible to meet. I work hard, plan, grind it out, and stress about what will happen. This is all under regular circumstances of trying to make a business that does good within this framework of capitalism which may not suit my endeavors, but is our system anyway. By keeping my small business very contained, I built it by bootstrapping my way through from the very beginning. There was no initial venture capital. I began...
Fashion Revolution Week
As we round out Fashion Revolution Week, let us not forget to always ask the hard questions and take the time to understand the answers! In effort to stay afloat as a small business while keeping true to my mission, Coral Marie has sustainably made 800 organic cotton masks in my zero-waste studio. Over 100 of them have been directly donated and 350 sold below production cost to make them obtainable. • THANK YOU to each individual choosing to support this project as well as small businesses in general. • Learn more about Fashion Revolution and the global movement for...
Checkout out Threaded open studios & meet the maker segments along with their ethical marketplace during the Shaping Fashion event for Fashion Revolution Week.
Here is the virtual studio tour I offered for this event!
Coral Marie Mask Project
With the recommendation for everyone to wear masks covering their nose and mouth in public we have received orders so quickly we could hardly keep up! THANK YOU for all the support for the Coral Marie Mask Project. I am grateful for having the ability to adapt quickly and offer so many. To date, we have produced over 500 masks! 300 of those have been directly donated or sold below material cost. Now, there are two masks options to purchase from. Organic Face Masks in the colorway of your choice (pick from 3) or a Mixed Prints version for a...