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Society Limonta is the Italian brand revolutionising household linen with a ‘design’ twist. Created in 2000 it is part of the Limonta Group, a historic textile company based in Costa Masnaga (in northern Italy) and founded at the end of the 19th century that is still a benchmark for textile innovation in the clothing and furnishing sectors. Society Limonta’s philosophy is extremely simple: never rest on your laurels.
Why there are so many Asian-Americans in fashion, and how they changed the industry.
BY THESSALY LA FORCE, April 13, 2020.
Designer and owner of MAKIÉ, Makie Yahagi, is being featured in The New York Times Style Magazine.
Clockwise from top left: JOSEPH ALTUZARRA; CHRIS LEBA, R13; EUNICE LEE, UNIS; JENNY CHENG, Gauntlett Cheng; BIBHU MOHAPATRA; MAKIE YAHAGI; JADE LAI, Creatures of Comfort; DAO-YI CHOW, Public School; YEOHLEE TENG; PHILLIP LIM, 3.1 Phillip Lim; KIMORA LEE SIMMONS, Baby Phat; RICHARD CHAI, Club Monaco; KEVIN KIM, IISE; TOMMY TON, Deveaux; THAKOON PANICHGUL; KIM SHUI; RUI ZHOU; PRABAL GURUNG; SANDY LIANG; LAURA KIM, Oscar de la Renta and Monse; MARY PING; SNOW XUE GAO; PETER SOM; JASON WU; JI OH; DYLAN CAO, JIN KAY and HUY LUONG, Commission; and DEREK LAM. Photographed at the Morgan Library in New York City on Feb. 17, 2020. Renee Cox
Full Article: https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2020/04/13/t-magazine/asian-american-fashion-designers.html?auth=login-email&login=email
Donation term was March 2020 to July 2020.
At MAKIÉ, we are selling handmade masks and will donate a portion of all mask sales to the GlobalGiving’s Charity. The money received will go towards sending medical workers to communities, providing medical supplies to hospitals, and helping deliver essentials to families in need.
While the masks will help in protecting from airborne germs, they do not meet the specific requirements for medical personnel. Reusable fabric face masks are made of 100% cotton. It can be machine washable and dry quickly.
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced he is signing the “New York State on PAUSE” executive order, a 10-point policy to assure uniform safety for everyone. It includes a new directive that all non-essential businesses statewide must close in-office personnel functions effective at 8PM on Sunday, March 22.
Our SoHo store will be closed from Monday March 23rd. All shipping process will be delayed while this order is effective. Your understanding is much appreciated.
Please stay safe and well.