Artists and Makers – Textiles, Wearable


Banner image by Lobo Mau

Ceramics, Functional
Ceramics, Sculptural
Furniture
Glass
Jewelry
Leatherwork 
Metalwork
Mixed Media
Textiles, Fibers
Textiles, Wearable
Wood

Alice Alexander

Alice Alexander is a size-inclusive, ethically-made apparel brand with a mission to empower women to wear clothes that express their style and values.

Asata Maisé

Asata Maisé’s garments are just a reflection of the designer’s passionate commitment to personal development, inspiring others, and preserving a tradition that has become overlooked with the rise of fast fashion.

Buddha Babe

Buddha Babe is a Philadelphia-based luxury design studio focusing on accessories for babies, toddlers, and the home.

CHAR-COAL

CHAR-COAL is a women’s contemporary Workwear-Streetwear brand encouraging women to Claim Your Edge.

GOLDEN HOUR

GOLDEN HOUR’s small batch garments are hand sewn in Kensington using sustainable deadstock fabrics.

Granaté

Granaté by Annina King is a line comprising high-end, made to measue, and fully custom garments. 

Grant BLVD

Grant BLVD sources reclaimed fabrics, manufactures exclusively in Philadelphia, and supports incarcerated and returning citizens.

Hamid Holloman

Holloman’s pieces reflect the bold patterns, style, and vibe of city life by using abstract lines and vibrant colors to become a statement.

Ikiré Jones

Walé Oyéjidé and tailor Sam Hubler are described as two artists with a zeal for creating beautiful things that challenge the status quo.

K Riley

My training and specialties are in textile and apparel design, illustration, and costume history.

Lillian Jackson Textiles

Each knit good is hand-loomed, with built-in shaping, finished on the knitting machine, then hand-dyed using low impact dyes and processes.

Lobo Mau

Rooted in slow fashion values, Lobo Mau is a zero waste company that produces with local factories and silk screens its original textiles in house. 

Madalynne Intimates

You’ll find me in my studio, designing my next collection, or teaching women how to make a perfectly fitted bra.

Malagueta

Sherman’s lively interpretations of color, pattern, texture, and shape pay homage to her passion for nature, world cultures, and the female body.

Marla Duran

I create two bodies of work: limited editions and one of a kind pieces. My strengths lie in the interesting fabrics and attention to detail.

MayFaire Moon Corsets & Costumes

Multiple corset lacings make these pieces not just incredibly versatile and accommodating, but also beautiful and unique.

Modest Transitions

Modest Transitions aims to empower women through conscious clothing, beauty and inclusion, while respecting Mother Earth.

NINObrand

NINObrand is a living, breathing representation of Bela Shehu’s resourceful spirit, ingenuity, and hard-won utilitarian design perspective.

Riverside Tool and Dye

All goods are hand-painted and dyed using natural fibers and small batch processes with a modern approach to tradtional Japanese dyeing techniques.

Sandra Miller Design

Sandra’s innovative designs and top-quality craftsmanship have won her accolades throughout the craft and textile world. 

Steel Pony

When you buy one of our made to order pieces, it is sewn and dyed just for you.

Toile

Toile is a fashion atelier in Fishtown featuring the designs of local designers with products made domestically or by the designers themselves. 

Wear to Wall

Wear to Wall is a unique apparel brand because each design is produced as an individual iece, making it more like artwork.

West Oak Design

West Oak Design offers small batch and one of a kind goods for women and home, handcrafted by Christie Sommers.