When her dad refused to buy her yet another lip gloss, 9-year-old Zandra Cunningham decided to make her own. Today she’s 17, and business is booming.
For this multidimensional Mexico City jeweler, finding her artistic voice meant learning to trust her intuition.
This bridal designer creates timeless, comfortable gowns that enhance a woman’s natural beauty—and give her granddaughters something to fight over.
When an economic crisis forced this mother of two out of her business and her home, she used her sewing skills to construct a new life for her family.
Following stints as a miner, waitress, ceramicist, and scallop shucker, Jessica Kramer hit her stride designing ethically sourced raw crystal jewelry.
Bring the outdoors in with botanical home accessories from these green-thumbed friends and co-founders.
Make every day a special occasion with accessories designer Michaela Durisova’s bold floral creations.
For illustrator and kit maker Tamar Nahir Yanai, introducing makers to embroidery is the ultimate joy.
Toronto-based designer Ashley Alexis McFarlane reimagines traditional African textiles to create her line of modern, playful, multi-purpose garments.
Inspired by the palette of the Pacific Northwest, this fiber jewelry designer lets the materials guide the way when creating her sustainable line.
For this husband-and-wife ceramicist team, inspiration for their produce-shaped pottery is only as far away as the closest farmers market.
When this illustrator designed a custom comic book-style invite for her own wedding, she never dreamed it was the beginning of a booming business.
Calling all pencil perfectionists, eraser aficionados, and general office-supply obsessives: Your new favorite shop is here.
This designer expertly combines industrial materials (think: springs, ropes, and rubber) with natural elements in her contemporary jewelry line.
After a series of business flops, this designer teamed up with her dad to create the successful home and event venture of her dreams.
A glimpse inside the studio of this Bay Area painter, who specializes in unconventional portraits and prints.
This bag designer finds inspiration for her modern, minimalist leather goods line on the streets of Berlin.
This Alabama treasure hunter keeps her own collection obsessions in check by listing her prized vintage finds in this tightly curated shop.
For this illustrator, a return to her coastal hometown in Yorkshire provided the spark for her line of stationery and homewares.
Inspired by high quality materials, this jeweler-turned-accessories-designer creates timeless totes and toiletry kits.
After finding themselves unemployed, this mother and daughter-in-law teamed up to design a delightfully modern children’s line.