"I chose to talk about Sewing New Futures as it was a unique opportunity to reach a group of women.... and create awareness of marginalized women/girls. Starting a conversation about women around the world that may also be in a similar situation was key," says Stacey.
One much-loved activity at Sewing New Futures is selecting vintage saris. Digging through piles of old saris to find the hidden jewels and to imagine what they can become: palazzo, headbands, skirts, scarves... the options are endless. And we just love the idea of creating new clothes from the old unloved ones.
End It Movement is a global coalition of leading organizations who all are fighting against human trafficking. February 22nd is "Shine a Light on Slavery Day" where millions of people with raise awareness. Check out the resource guide from End It to see how you can get involved.
We will be having a sale until February 23rd, everything will be 15% with the discount code, "EndIt".
New Delhi is in a public health emergency crisis. It is considered the world's most polluted city. Over 6,000 schools have been closed for over a week. The US Embassy in New Delhi which measures the Air Quality Index and on Monday November 6th they estimated it was at 999. To give you an example of how bad this is, most extremely hazardous levels are 500. Beijing, China which is known for being a polluted city is at 298 currently. Experts say breathing the air is the same as smoking 45 cigarettes a day. Yes, New Delhi is a gas chamber. ...