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Sustainable Shopping: 5 Tips For Reducing Your Fashion Footprint

by Stella Carakasi June 06, 2018 3 min read

Here at Stella Carakasi we are constantly looking for ways to infuse sustainability into our clothing and the way we do business because we believe that even the smallest of choices can make a big impact. With this in mind, we thought we would share some ways to incorporate sustainability into your own life, especially when shopping for clothes!

5 Tips For Reducing Your Fashion Foot Print:


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Make Every Day Earth Day

by Stella Carakasi April 20, 2018 2 min read

We use eco-friendly fabrics whenever possible because we believe that every choice can make a difference. In celebration of Earth Day we want to shine a spotlight on one of Stella Carakasi’s favorite fibers to give our customers a deeper understanding of the impact their purchases can make on the environment. As an early eco-adapter, Stella has been using Tencel in her designs since 1996; not just...

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Runway Recap: Spring Edit

by Stella Carakasi March 29, 2018 2 min read


Red carpetwrap up:
We’re coming up for air after fashion week in San Francisco. We want to thank Fashion Community Week for making the Bay Area fashion scene more visible while highlighting local and international designers with a focus on sustainability. FCWSF rocked the Redwood Room at the Clift Hotelin the heart of San Francisco on March 17th. We were excited to open the Pret-A-Porter show...

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Fashion Show Countdown

by Stella Carakasi March 09, 2018 1 min read

After weeks of planning, fittings, pinning and stitching and more fittings, we are just days away from Fashion Community Week Spring Edition fashion show.

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Stella’s Spring 2018 Collection brings effortless wear-now pieces that were made to be layered. Breezy tunics, drapey tops, crisp poplin blouses and cool Art Silk pants kick off the season.

Join us on March 17 at...

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New Direction – Customer Focused

by Stella Carakasi February 26, 2018 2 min read

Part Three Of A New Series: A letter from Designer, Stella Carakasi:

Now that we have launched our new Direct to Consumer business model we want to take this opportunity to say THANK YOU!

We love and value your ongoing support and enthusiasm for our work. Nothing makes us happier than knowing we have touched your lives and made a difference in how you feel showing up in the world dressed in...

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New Direction – Direct To Consumer

by Stella Carakasi February 16, 2018 2 min read

Part two of a new series: A letter from Designer, Stella Carakasi

Welcome back! As I mentioned in my blog post earlier this week, 2018 marks our 25th anniversary and I am thrilled to share the exciting news that we are now a Direct to Consumer company!


For those of you that don’t already know, the Stella Carakasi Brand has primarily relied on traditional retail channels to sell our product....

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New Year – New Direction

by Stella Carakasi February 09, 2018 3 min read

Part one of a new series: A letter from Designer Stella Carakasi: New Year - New Direction 2018 marks our 25thanniversary and we are celebrating this incredible milestone by taking our company into a new and exciting direction that I will be sharing with you soon. I know 25 years is a long time so for those of you who have joined us more recently, I would like to start by out by inviting you on a...

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Amazing Women

by Stella Carakasi January 01, 2018 1 min read

Our Amazing Women Campaign aims to highlight the ambition and heart of the women we dress. We strive to bring together and support women of diverse backgrounds and career paths and we hope to inspire confidence through creativity, positivity, and drive. Here's to clothing with a purpose, and here's to women supporting women.


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