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Evolve toward a more conscious fashion conception and build sustainable brands to get closer to our values and to achieve our dreams! Here is my objective. My name is Alexandrine Michelas and I interview in this podcast amazing people with who I share a common philosophy. Some helped me in my researches, some inspired me, some even changed my vision of seeing the world and seeing consumption. The idea is, through their story, to be more aware of conscious and ethical fashion and to understand the key of success of social businesses. It is dear to my heart to help my guests to spread their message.

Evolve toward a more conscious fashion conception and build sustainable brands to get closer to our values and to achieve our dreams! Here is my objective. My name is Alexandrine Michelas and I interview in this podcast amazing people with who I share a common philosophy. Some helped me in my researches, some inspired me, some even changed my vision of seeing the world and seeing consumption. The idea is, through their story, to be more aware of conscious and ethical fashion and to understand the key of success of social businesses. It is dear to my heart to help my guests to spread their message.

Location:

United States

Description:

Evolve toward a more conscious fashion conception and build sustainable brands to get closer to our values and to achieve our dreams! Here is my objective. My name is Alexandrine Michelas and I interview in this podcast amazing people with who I share a common philosophy. Some helped me in my researches, some inspired me, some even changed my vision of seeing the world and seeing consumption. The idea is, through their story, to be more aware of conscious and ethical fashion and to understand the key of success of social businesses. It is dear to my heart to help my guests to spread their message.

Language:

English


Episodes

#5 Nayla - Founder & CEO of Nayla, sustainable luxury sandals

9/23/2021
I am very excited to share with you in this fifth episode the story of Nayla, the owner of a luxury and ethical sandal brand named by her name: Nayla. After doing marketing studies and being product development manager for the luxury fashion brand Theory, Nayla created in 2018 her own footwear brand whose name fully represents her identity. The brand emphasizes the concept of a footwear collection of sandals meeting the requirements of luxury, sustainability, and versatility. Eco...

Duration:00:29:59

#4 Adriana - colombian Designer, Founder And Creative Director Of Adriana Castro

7/23/2021
For the fourth episode of Meet the Makers podcast, I had the honor of interviewing Adriana Castro, a fashion designer from Colombia and the creator of her eponymous brand Adriana Castro. Adriana is the kind of woman that radiates an all room with her energy and a great vibe. She is elegant, she is fearless, she is feminine, she is delicate. Her vision for her handbags and accessories design is influenced by who she is as a woman. Her brand is aligned with her values, philosophy and...

Duration:01:04:14

#3 Victoria - co-founder Of Capsool, Fashion Model And Photographer

7/2/2021
For the third episode, meet Victoria Cooper, a creative Italian living in Miami and the co-founder of Capsool, a vintage, sustainable and genderless mobile and online store. Victoria comes from Napoli, a beautiful city in Italy where creativity is everywhere and, where she had been highly inspired. After her move to the US where she felt more in tune with as a model and photographer, she co-found Capsool. She sources high quality vintage and secondhand clothes in Italy, and in more than...

Duration:00:53:31

#2 Melissa - owner of Munai from Bolivia & fashion designer

6/4/2021
I am very excited to share with you in this second episode the story of Melissa, a young fashion designer and the creator of MUNAI. She makes us travel back to Bolivia, her natal country and the place of birth of MUNAI. She’s a very determined and lively person, as well as very passionate about her job. She grew up in Bolivia with a Bolivian dad and an American mom, and she traveled to Miami at the age of 18 to study in the Miami University of Art and Design. Melissa thinks that you know...

Duration:00:55:21

#1 Alyssa - owner of Hiptipico in Guatemala, digital creator and indigenous ally

5/14/2021
For the first episode of Meet the Makers podcast, I had the honor of interviewing Alyssa Mc Gary. Alyssa, well-known as @alyssaya on Instagram, is the owner of Hiptipico, an ethical fashion brand based in Guatemala, empowering indigenous artisans. Alyssa believes that none of us can stop occupying spaces of privilege, but we can elevate voices of those who do not get to be there. Over the past 10 years she has lived and worked in Guatemala alongside indigenous artisans and storytelling...

Duration:01:03:09