Artists and Makers – Wearable Textiles

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Image by Lobo Mau

2D
BIPOC
Ceramics, Functional
Ceramics, Sculptural
Furniture
Glass
Home
Jewelry
Leatherwork
Metalwork
Mixed Media
Other
Textiles
Wearable Textiles
Wood

Alice Alexander

Alice Alexander is a size-inclusive, ethically-made women’s apparel brand with a mission to empower today’s woman to wear clothes that express both her style and her values.

Buddha Babe

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

Golden Hour

GOLDEN HOUR garments by Kate Cassidy are hand sewn in Kensington. Only a few versions of each outfit are available, as most pieces are made from sustainable deadstock textiles. 

Grant BLVD

Grant Blvd works on behalf of what’s good for people and our planet by sourcing reclaimed fabrics, manufacturing exclusively in Philadelphia, and by supporting incarcerated and returning citizens.

Hamid Holloman

Holloman’s pieces reflect the bold patterns, style, and vibe of city life and the people who make it come alive. By using abstract lines and vibrant colors, his work becomes a statement.

Ikiré Jones

Ikiré Jones is the endeavor of Walé Oyéjidé and tailor Sam Hubler described as two artists with a zeal for creating beautiful things that sit to the left of what has been accepted as the status quo.

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

My name is Maddie and I have a serious love affair with lace and lingerie. You’ll find me in my studio, designing my next collection or teaching women how to make a perfectly fitted bra.

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

Toile

Toile is a fashion atelier in Fishtown featuring the designs of owner Bianca De Pietro under her label Bianca Rachele, other local designers with products made domestically or by the designers themselves. 

West Oak Design

West Oak Design offers small batch and one of a kind goods for women and home. Each piece is sustainably handcrafted by Christie Sommers in her Wyndmoor, PA home studio.

To have your work or business featured here, contact leila.cartier@craftnowphila.org for more informaton.