Local shoemaker bucks the trend
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Local shoemaker bucks the trend

As a fourth generation shoemaker, Melbournian creative, Brian Lester is a rare breed. With over 50 years experience in the footwear industry, Brian spent two years in research and planning to launch his own manufacturing business specialising in handmade and bespoke men’s leather footwear, made in Melbourne Australia. Using traditional European shoe-making methods, Brian crafts … Continue reading

Top Tips: Building Sustainable Relationships with Artisans
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Top Tips: Building Sustainable Relationships with Artisans

What do you know about sourcing and working with suppliers in India? Julie Lantry, Founder Artisan Culture is a fashion designer and researcher in ethical fashion practice, with extensive experience sourcing ethically from India. She shared her experience and sourcing knowledge at the Fashion Exposed Business Seminar series in Melbourne recently. Here are her top … Continue reading