Sustainable fashion, also called eco fashion or slow fashion, is a part of the growing design philosophy and trend of sustainability, the goal of which is to create a system which can be supported indefinitely in terms of human impact on the environment and social responsibility.
Where Mountains Meet is a New York-based womenswear collection that champions the responsible sourcing of materials and local production in New York’s historic garment district. With a passion for artisanal craftsmanship and a commitment to the industry’s best practices, they uphold quality craftsmanship and bring conscious and conscientious design to life.
Designers Genevieve Saylak and Corissa Santos stand united by the idea of sustainable fashion develop their collections using eclectic, bespoke textiles, modern silhouettes and sophisticated detailing. They collaborate with craftsmen and women from India, Guatemala and Bolivia, the designers strive to support the livelihood and promote the traditions of these culturally rich, skilled communities. By utilizing these handmade fabrics, knitwear and trims in their collections Saylak and Santos tell dynamic stories each season. Fusing artisan craftsmanship and modern sportswear sets a new standard of luxury.