ArtMakers | Building avant-garde brands in retail and design
Beauty and inspiration can come from anywhere. Some find it at the bottom of their shoes, while others find it on top of their ceilings. The act of translating ideas into products is what makes one a designer. A young lady, in particular, set out to as Beyonce would say “put a ring on it.” Founder of jewelry company, L’Dezen, Payal Shah is no ordinary Indian gal.
Sick of paying ridiculous prices for your denim, but still want to seem cool? Worry not! Founder of Mott & Bow, Alejandro Chahin, bleeds indigo and has disrupted the denim supply chain by providing high quality jeans at an affordable price. Some would say it's in his genes, but he believes it’s in his jeans.
Shop, eat, trash, repeat. In a world where humans are constantly depleting our planet's resources, one lady hopes to start a movement towards sustainability for the fashion minded. Some might even call her Dauntless. Colombian designer and Founder, Paula Maldonado has always been obsessed with leather jackets.
There are a number of florists out in the market today, but the essence of buying fresh stems has been lost. Mainly, because customers have lowered their standards and companies have raised their prices. Worry not, we have a solution! Sarah Corrigan and Gayatri Patel Bahl founded leblum to fill a market gap and provide fresh flowers directly from local growers.
Do you ever think about where or how your clothes are made? Do you ever wonder why it is so cheap? After the collapse of Rana Plaza in Bangladesh in 2013, Founder of Thread & Silk, Chloe Guss decided enough was enough and wanted to improve the impact fashion has on the environment.
In a world of frills, lace and overdone trims, Co-founders Lauren Schwab and Marissa Vosper want to bring the S back to simple and sexy in the lingerie space. Having launched in 2014, Negative’s belief of “less is more” is a reflection of both their price points and brand attitude.