This fall, Indigo Handloom introduces A Common Thread - a series of interviews with women from diverse backgrounds that are connected by compassion and their drive to contribute to social good. Today we meet LauraLe Wunsch, the co-founder of Oxgut Hose Company. Oxgut gives old fire hoses a new life by turning them into beautiful home goods. Each of their pieces are meticulously hand-crafted in the US. We caught up with LauraLe to learn more about her inspirations and what's it's like working with recycled materials. What inspired you to start Oxgut? Oxgut co-founder Kevin Riley and I were working on prototypes for iPad and MacBook Pro Cases, using reclaimed wood and Kevin actually had the idea to try to see...
Hey Oakland! We will be collaborating with KOSA ARTS in a Pop Up Shop for tomorrow's Oakland First Fridays! We are excited to be hanging out in this bustling part of Oakland and will have plenty of handloom goodies for you to shop from! Come stop and say hi tomorrow night! Where: 386 19th Street (cross street Franklin)When:Friday June 3rd, 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m
Wishing you all a happy Easter Sunday from Indigo Handloom. Brighten your holiday weekend with some of our favorite Spring scarves, all handwoven with love. 1. 'Playa - Aqua' http://bit.ly/1RxNRgh2. 'Colorblock - Purple' http://bit.ly/1RuE6043. 'Carnival - Yellow' http://bit.ly/1VP4jM3 #happyeaster #organiceggs #ethicalfashion #shophandloom #pastels#sustainablefashion #ecofriendly #eastercolors
Happy #internationalwomensday! With 78% of the workforce being women, we are so grateful to our women artisans who we work with all across India - to our talented seamstresses who manufacture our clothing line in the Bay Area - all the way to the lovely ladies in our Oakland office. Everyday we are so inspired by strength and beauty of the women around us, and we hope to continue sharing their magnificent handloom products with the world.
NEW YORK! Don't forget to RSVP for Impact Garden in Madison Square Garden, TONIGHT! RSVP HERE: https://impactgarden.splashthat.com Join us, along with supermodel and Eco-activist Heide Lingren and Angela Lindvall, hostess of Project Runway Allstars, for an evening of yoga and sustainable living.Shop scarves and clothing from our Spring '16 collection and learn more about how Indigo Handloom is changing the eco-fashion world. Where: Madison Square GardenCenter Court New York City When: March 7th, 20167-8 PM Yoga8-10 PM Shopping and Fun #yoga #sustainablefashion #impactgarden2016 #madisonsquaregarden#ecofashion #shophandloom #handwoven #india #newyork #NYC