Brands We Love: Anaak

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Brands We Love: Anaak

During Thread Caravan's recent scouting trip to Cuba, we had the opportunity to collaborate with artisan brand Anaak Collection, taking photos of their new pieces in some stunning Cuban settings. During the process, we got to connect with Anaak founder and designer Marissa Maximo, diving deeper into the brand's story, Marissa's travel history, and their current Mission Fundraiser. Have a peek at our conversation below.

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Brands We Love: Proud Mary

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Brands We Love: Proud Mary

Proud Mary's dedication to preserving traditional artisan craft, paired with their ability to apply traditional craft techniques to more modern silhouettes is quite admirable for us here at Thread Caravan. We caught up with Proud Mary founder + designer, Harper Poe, to learn more about the artisans she works with, the obstacles and rewards of running an artisan business and which of her travels inspire her the most. 

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Ethical Shopping Guide

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Ethical Shopping Guide

The fashion industry is the second most polluting industry in the world after agriculture. On top of this, it's killing many people each year, keeping children from going to school, not paying workers fair wages, appropriating culture and promoting unrealistic body image. There is a solution; we just have to be part of it. Read on to learn how you can join the ethical fashion movement. 

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Introducing: Custom Trips

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Introducing: Custom Trips

From sheering sheep and watching the northern lights in Iceland, to designer fabric sourcing trips in Guatemala... from apsara dancing classes at ancient Cambodian temples to dancing on the streets with local New Orleans musicians, your custom trip is going to be special. 

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Brands We Love: Maridadi Trading

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Brands We Love: Maridadi Trading

Inspired by deserted islands, Vena Kim's clothing line Maridadi Trading leaves wearers feeling ready for the wind to be whipping their hand-dyed dresses on the beach. We caught up with Vena to hear more about her creative process. 

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