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Digital Discussions: A Closer Look at Brooklyn Makers

Behind the scenes discussions with some of Brooklyn's makers!



Get the inside scoop on some of our favorite Brooklyn movers and shakers!

Join us as we go behind the scenes with some of our favorite makers and shops that are featured on our Sustainable Brooklyn Food & Fashion Tour. Get inspired by these exciting discussions moderated by tour guide and Brooklyn-based sustainable fashion designer, Amalya Meira. Gain insight on how these movers and shakers built their business, what their goals are, what inspires them and how they’re currently spending their time.

Upcoming discussions: (sign up via the Book Now button)

  • Tuesday, May 26 at 6pm: Eleonora Volpe, Sustainable Fashion Stylist and Founder of the Society for Green Arts

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Watch past discussions:

  • VIDEO: Canvas by Querencia. The Canvas by Querencia is a multifaceted international community for sustainable fashion. Joining the discussion will be Devin James Gilmartin, President & Creative Director, and Kate Walz, Creative Director of Querencia Studio and Manager of The Canvas by Querencia Williamsburg, Brooklyn.
  • VIDEO: Line & Label: Kate O’Riley, Founder & Head Designer of Line & Label. About Line & Label: This Greenpoint, Brooklyn, boutique/studio has a magical way of offering up just the right mixture of hard edged leather, a delicate necklace and that mystical ring. It’s the shop that every urban woman wishes were on their corner, let’s find out how it was dreamed up!

About Amalya: 

A working Fashion and Textile Designer, Amalya launched her own sustainable womenswear line in 2017: Based in Brooklyn, her work is now selling in like minded boutiques internationally. Ever inspired by the city around her, and its local style Amalya has been working as a licensed Fashion Tour Guide and Personal Shopper for the past four years. “I gain so much inspiration from meeting curious shoppers from all over the world! Each person’s unique style really sheds new light on the city I already know and love so well. It’s amazing being able to introduce people to their new favorite designers and shops!” While specializing in specific to NYC boutiques of both independent designers and vintage gems, Amalya tailors her tours to your taste-you will definitely end the day with your new favorite piece!