As you may know already (just by reading one of my latest posts on Podcasts), yes, I have a special love for the podcasts, and so Aji’s has a podcast channel! This was the perfect opportunity for me to know more about their work, just by listening to interviews with their talented craftsmen. What we … Lire la suite For the love of Grandmas and Grandpas
I guess you know I am already a fan of The Body Shop (and if you wish to know, this connect to the « Fair Trade Beauty » with this article). But I even become more a fan of this brand when I came to know about « Get Paper Industries » (a WFTO certified organization). Back in 2011, … Lire la suite Fairtrade packaging
Starting with a quick definition, storytelling (Story + Telling) is about telling stories and presenting them well to engage your audience, or to make something more clear. Photos, pictures, and film of course really help to tell a good story too. Storytelling has been used a lot by sustainable brands because they can present true … Lire la suite How to #13 – Storytelling
Are you a brand working with sustainable suppliers? Are you a retailer looking to be in touch directly and producing a specific line of crafts with a sustainable supplier? What to do, where to research, where to find updated contacts and a way for you to make sure that you are dealing with serious and … Lire la suite Sourcing and cie
Well, something that was in the back of my head for a long time and then no time. But, coming to the situation we are in, this was important for me then to work on this and bring this energy and this work into a concrete one! Sometimes I also believe that you learn a … Lire la suite The directory is open!
Hi there! In the spirit of winter and cocooning, I wanted to introduce you to some beauty and cosmetic brands that respect the beautiful principles of fair trade while also respecting the protection of animals. In the top 3 and starting from the bottom of the ranking, we have 3rd rank : Lush A British … Lire la suite Yes, Fair beauty!
Should I say that Netflix is now « part of our lives » and it seems undeniable to have one article that would link then Fashion, retailers, and artisans! If you remember I did already one article on the « 5 Movies for the lovers of Fashion and Stitching », now let’s have a look from the Netflix channel … Lire la suite Netflix selection for January 19
From the New-York based NGO to the various artisans based the world and connected them to brands!! What a great concept! Nest is the perfect connector for artisans’s crafts to be recognized and being connected to the international brands ! I came to know about this organization about 6 months ago when I met Sara … Lire la suite Nest: connecting brands and artisans
From my past experience with Suti, pushing my crafts to the Parisian shops…I have decided to come up with a special « how to prospect retailers ». Each experience is different while visiting the shops you love and wishes to see one day your products in there…Sometimes you have surprises and sometimes some disappointments. At the end, … Lire la suite How to #1
Créer, designer, développer un article c’est toute une affaire…Voir son article terminé, c’est toujours un super moment de le découvrir. Souvent on a plusieurs réactions, parfois sincères et directes du style « il faut changer ça et puis la longueur cela ne va pas » etc. Ou au contraire on est content mais quand on le présente … Lire la suite Dilemme de design