Urban Tropical Pop Up Shop

Urban Tropical Pop Up Shop
Saturday, June 15th '13 – Saturday, June 22nd '13
Kaight 382 Atlantic Avenue

Urban Tropical Pop Up Shop featuring 6 Puerto Rican designers hosted at Kaight and curated by Moore alumna Auralís Herreo.

Kate McGregor owner of Kaight the pioneer retailer in  the eco - fashion movement is inviting you to her  first Urban Tropical Pop Up Shop featuring six emerging sustainably minded clothing and jewelry labels from Puerto Rico, curated by local eco-designer, Auralís Herrero-Lugo for Puerto Rico Diseña in New York.

Jewelry designers who embrace sustainability in their work will be showcased including Raiza Ascanio’s organic cotton and hemp knots necklaces and Fililí’s tribal inspired designs made from recycled fabrics and metals to Swish Wish’s contemporary and minimalist take on weaponry and earthy necklaces using crystals.

The shop will feature clothing designed and made in Puerto Rico by three of the island’s earth friendly fashion designers including Sally Torres Vega’s intricately sculpture-like silhouettes woven with natural fibres and high-quality craftsmanship, Consuelo’s silk cross back dresses and tops and everyone’s favorite for summer, the Auralís’ jumper.  

info@kaightshop.com, pr@auralistudio.com, info@puertoricodisena.com

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