01 Dec '16, 9pm

Panâh: An Ethical Fashion Production House That Empowers Kenyan Women, Youth via Ecouterre https://t.co/PbKs1TSqFV

may not be a household name, but its clients will certainly ring some bells. Founded by husband-and-wife duo Morteza Saifi and Evgeniya Khromina, the Nairobi-based fashion production house provides consulting, sourcing, and manufacturing services for a host of East African and international labels, including such ethical stalwarts as EDUN , Suno , and Lemlem . And like the labels it serves, Panâh has a social mission: to employ and better the lives of underprivileged youth and women in Kenya. The firm prides itself on the human story behind the production of clothing, particularly in the wake of tragedies like the collapse of Bangladesh's Rana Plaza building in 2013, the same year Panâh set up shop in the verdant heart of Jamhuri Park. Ecouterre spoke to Khromina about the company's genesis, how Panâh supports the wellbeing of its workers, and why the fashion industry shou...

Full article: http://www.ecouterre.com/panah-an-ethical-fashion-product...

Tweets

Is it possible to be a frugal and ethical shopper?

Is it possible to be a frugal and ethical shopper?

treehugger.com 01 Dec '16, 8pm

These two values can feel deeply at odds with each other, which can make shopping decisions very challenging. They say ign...

Domain Contest: Fashion Clothing Brand

namestation.com 05 Dec '16, 2am

I am trying to form a fashion clothing boutique online and a retail shop. I want the name to either include one of the fol...

women

ecouterre.com 06 Dec '16, 10pm

When a frustrated lawyer decided to turn conventional thinking about women’s businesswear on its head, Maven Women was bor...

10 Fashion Stories From Around the Web You Migh...

highsnobiety.com 04 Dec '16, 10am

There are more distractions than ever out there so, to save you some time and energy, we’ve wrapped up some tidbits from t...