Tuesday, August 17, 2010
Friday, August 13, 2010
Thursday, August 12, 2010
|Fleted kid mohair scarf|
|Knitted shawl-brushed mohair|
|Net loop scarf, brushed mohair|
|Net shawl brushed mohair|
|Woven cotton scarf|
|Woven kid mohair scarf|
|Woven silk scarf|
|Woven bamboo shawl|
@all images by Lisa King
Marcella Echavarria (ME):What was your inspiration for this collection
Mollie Lanir (ML): You were my inspiration! Inspired by international trends, using traditional techniques
ME: What materials are you using? Why did you choose them? What about colors?
ML: Using pure natural fibres of Mohair, Silk, Wool, Organic Cotton and Bamboo in pure light neutral colors
ME:Please tell us about the artisans who make the products?
ML: We are currently employing over 35 Rural women, empowering
them through skills training and a fair wage.
ME. Please tell us about the process
ML: Our knitting, crocheting and spinning artisans are home based,
while at our workshop we have highly skilled weavers and ladies
finishing off our pieces.
|@all images by Lisa King|