15Apr, 2015

Spring15 Color Stories: lemon yellow

Posted by on April 15, 2015

fashionABLE Spring15 color stories

Our color inspiration for our spring collection was inspired by soft, cool pastel tones mixed with cheerful, brighter tones. We were inspired by colors found in nature during the springtime like the yellow of daisies and the blue hues of the sea. We wanted to represent colors in the collection that are soothing and calm,…

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14Apr, 2015

Meet Agnes + Susan.

Posted by on April 14, 2015

Agnes + Susan | fashionABLE heroic women

Every fashionABLE product is named after one of the heroic women we work with.  That means every product has a story behind it.  The women who so carefully and lovingly weave and craft our items are ABLE to do something because of your purchase. Who makes your stuff matters. Meet Agnes + Susan -- two…

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09Apr, 2015

Spring15 Color Stories: watermelon

Posted by on April 9, 2015

fashionABLE Spring15 color stories

Our color inspiration for our spring collection was inspired by soft, cool pastel tones mixed with cheerful, brighter tones. We were inspired by colors found in nature during the springtime like the yellow of daisies and the blue hues of the sea. We wanted to represent colors in the collection that are soothing and calm,…

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06Apr, 2015

The Mehari Blanket — now in 2 colors!

Posted by on April 6, 2015

Mehari Blanket | livefashionABLE.com

Our original Mehari Blanket has become a favorite for outside picnics and bonfires, as well as inside decorating.  Hand-woven in Ethiopia, this beloved blanket is made from 100% Ethiopian cotton, and now is available in 2 color ways: strawberry and indigo!  

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02Apr, 2015

Spring15 Color Stories: seafoam

Posted by on April 2, 2015

fashionABLE Spring15 color stories

Our color inspiration for our spring collection was inspired by soft, cool pastel tones mixed with cheerful, brighter tones. We were inspired by colors found in nature during the springtime like the yellow of daisies and the blue hues of the sea. We wanted to represent colors in the collection that are soothing and calm,…

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31Mar, 2015

The Sewunet Tote.

Posted by on March 31, 2015

The Sewunet Tote | fashionABLE

Meet your new favorite tote: the Sewunet. Hand-crafted in Ethiopia, this tote is a mix of sturdy canvas + 100% Ethiopian distressed leather.  It has both an interior + exterior pocket, with a magnetic snap closure.  Available in 2 colorways: olive canvas with chocolate leather, and natural canvas with cognac leather.   And like all…

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27Mar, 2015

#MINKAxFASHIONABLE launch lunch

Posted by on March 27, 2015

Minka & Mandy3

We were in LA this week celebrating the launch of our new collaboration with our friend Minka Kelly. We gathered an intimate group together for lunch at the Herringbone restaurant at the Mondrian Hotel in West Hollywood.  Amongst bites of kale, crab cakes, and pommes frites, Minka and fashionABLE's founder, Barrett, shared a bit about the…

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23Mar, 2015

#theABLEscarf – 2 new colors!

Posted by on March 23, 2015

ABLE scarf - 3 colors

Our beautiful friend Erin Loechner designed the original ABLE scarf after our #blogABLE trip to Ethiopia, where she met some of the heroic women we work with: "This scarf is their statement; their declaration. A tangible celebration of my Ethiopian friends unraveling the story of their lives.."  We are so thrilled to offer this scarf that…

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09Mar, 2015

Minka + Judee Ann – a post from Barrett.

Posted by on March 9, 2015

Barrett w/ Minka & Judee Ann

in honor of our new collaboration, MINKAxFASHIONABLE, a post from our founder, Barrett... In 2005, my friends Matt Wertz and Dave Barnes helped me launch Mocha Club.   In 2010, my friends Matt and Amber Lehman, Kelli Cash Haywood, Lynn Taylor, and Adam Stunkle came to Ethiopia with me to help start fashionABLE.  From the beginning,…

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