Minan Wong Charcoal Stole Sweater
This beautiful Charcoal Stole sweater has a great story to tell as it is made with recycled wool collected all over Europe, it was sorted by colour and then respun back into yarn before finally being knitted into this sweater. Seen here with a cute skirt but would look just as stylish with a nice pair of jeans.
Designed and made in New York City.
Sustainable womenswear brand Minan Wong was created for todays modern woman with a strong sense of character who appreciates great style. As a child growing up in New York City Minan was inspired by Audrey Hepburn, her confidence and feminine strength and would often draw pictures of the clothes being worn by movie stars and other beautiful women at the time so it felt natural for her to pursue a career in fashion. Minan attended the Fashion Institute of Technology, New York and one of her early designs was an eco-friendly jacket made from a recycled Ikea rug. This had a global appeal saw her win the UNESCO and Felissimo International Competition along with her designs being shown at the Louvre in Paris in addition to receiving coverage in high profile publications such as Womens Wear Daily and The Daily Beast. Following years of working in the fashion industry for well known brands such as Donna Karan and ethical brand Eileen Fisher, Minan decided to launch her own label.
All clothing is designed and made in New York City where fair wages are paid and at the same time the local economy is being supported. Minan firmly believes that great design starts with sustainable materials and where possible garments are made using eco-friendly materials such as organic cotton, recycled PET, recycled wool and Tencel. Through her brand Minan is able to bring her journey to life and the surge of energy she gets when designing is translated into each piece that exudes a vibrant aura and supports the strength of a woman. The modern woman of today can certainly take comfort in the fact that she can look good without feeling guilty in item from the luxury Minan Wong collection.
For more sustainable luxury womenswear, please visit – www.minanwong.com