When the recession knocked them down, these high school sweethearts persevered to keep their family together—and a leather goods business was born.
This eco-friendly metalsmith combines a passion for wedding jewelry with a deep knowledge of sustainably-sourced gemstones.
Two creative sisters with dreams of running their own businesses finally joined forces, bonded by love and a shared passion for leather goods.
For sisters hailing from antiques-centric Lancaster, Pennsylvania, selling vintage jewelry together is as natural as finishing each other’s sentences.
Geography, history, and personal identity come together in this modern, map-focused jewelry line.
Perfectly pared-down pendants, slim stacking rings, and unconventional stud earrings set this chic line of ultra-modern jewelry apart.
Hand-sewn, all-natural, heirloom-quality bags and accessories from beekeeper-turned-leathersmith, Dani Caltik.
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.
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.
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.
This designer expertly combines industrial materials (think: springs, ropes, and rubber) with natural elements in her contemporary jewelry line.
This bag designer finds inspiration for her modern, minimalist leather goods line on the streets of Berlin.
The careful, quality-conscious makers behind this handcrafted leather accessories shop know that all good things are worth the wait.
Inspired by high quality materials, this jeweler-turned-accessories-designer creates timeless totes and toiletry kits.
This Australian designer draws on her background in environmental science to create eco-friendly, laser-cut jewelry inspired by nature.
This Indiana-based designer dreams up vintage-inspired swimwear to make women of all shapes and sizes look and feel beautiful.
Unsatisfied by the flimsy barrettes sold in big box stores, this metalworker created a line of functional, hand-hammered hair accessories all her own.
Oregon-based jeweler Julie Morris spends her days sawing and soldering unique silver and gold treasures in her plant- and music-filled home studio.