Created in 2015 by Paloma Canut and Ana Marroquín, Sunad was established as a shirt-only, entirely “Made in Spain” sustainable label: all products are designed, cut and assembled in Spain; premium-quality, natural fabrics (cotton and luxurious silk) are ethically sourced; local manufactures are paid a fair salary.
Founded by Shannon Lohr, Factory45 is an online accelerator program for sustainable apparel companies. From sourcing the right fabrics and finding a manufacturer to guiding through branding and marketing sessions, it is made up of five online modules, released weekly, to take designers and aspiring entrepreneurs from the idea stage to pre-production to launch.
Established by Chinese fashion designer Anna Yang in 2012, ANNAKIKI introduces a design philosophy balancing between tradition and rebellion and maintaining a strong independent character. To date, her brand has successfully exhibited in shows twice in China, and has been invited to showroom exhibitions at the 2014 and 2015 London and Paris fashion weeks.
After a stint working next to high-street brands right after graduating, Frances O’Leary launched her namesake label to enjoy creative freedom and pursue ethical manufacture. Since 2012, when her brand was born, her collections have been presented at the very…