REVISIT Products Launch
Alkemie partnered with "Revisit" for the launch of their new brand this March. Check out our Large Arrowhead Necklace, beaded bracelet and Arrowhead Clutch Pull, with 25% of all sales going to support National Parks!
The Texas-based Revisit collection - made entirely in America by artisans in California, New York, and Arizona. Launched by Philadelphia Eagles tight end Brent Celek and Jillian DiIorio, the former vice president of sales and retail marketing at the philanthropic yet profitable Toms shoes. Check out an article about them here ~ http://www.themanual.com/fashion/22809/
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49 Philanthropic Business Fusions
Alkemie was listed as #2 in this Social Business top list of philanthropic business fusions call on what's been talked about lately in terms of "philanthrocapitalism" (http://www.trendhunter.com/slideshow/philanthropic-business-fusions#2). Earlier in January, the Wall Street Journal published a piece called "The Folly of Philanthropy" by Amity Shlaes. "Charity is a sideshow: What matters about the rich, if we are considering the public good, isn't their charity but their investments—their ideas about what to do with "slimey petroleum" and microchips—and the jobs and activity they create," Shales writes in the January 16th article.
From social impact collaborations to for-profit social ventures, these philanthropic business fusions consider what it means to meld philanthropy with a corporate mentality -- as if the two weren't already intertwined.
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January 30, 2014Diva Asia's 8 Hot Trends ~ Go GreenWhile the green movement is not exactly a new trend, it will reach new heights this year. Jewelry designers such as Ashley Lowengrub and Dara Gerson of the American line Alkemie Jewelry are making it possible to accessorize with a clear conscience. The line, available at Quintessential in Pacific Plaza, features unique pieces made from reclaimed materials such as copper, nickle and bullet casings. The collection stocks a heavy artillery of bracelets, necklaces, earrings, rings and belts with both a vintage and natural vibe.Read More →
January 17, 2014 Five Best Products of the Week in Sustainable Fashion on Downright Red Hot! Featuring alkemies Peace Dove HoopsRead More →
January 17th, 2014 "To Write Love on Her Arms" ~ Style editor, Shannon Bindler featured our Tree of Life Cuff on her blog with style prescriptions for life's problems: Click on the image below for the full article.Read More →