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Sep 25, 2013

Wednesday Craving: Maiyet








This is truly a line to love. New-to-me luxury brand, Maiyet, is based out of New York City and was founded by human rights lawyer Paul van Zyl with the sole purpose of celebrating and supporting local artisans from Kenya, India, Peru and Colombia. Maiyet pieces are beautiful creations - hand printed dresses, exquisite leather accessories and gold plated and horn jewelry pieces. The traditional craftsmanship and more modern designs combine to create one truly exceptional line. My favorite piece? This stunning, structured leather shopper in gray suede and leather. And guess what? They just recently opened their first storefront in Soho (on Crosby Street.) Learn more about Maiyet's Varanasi Project - a recent partnership between the brand and Nest to revive the 500-year old weaving tradition in Varanasi, India - here and shop the collection here.





Images via Maiyet // Coco and Mingo

7 comments:

  1. great shop feature! i love the first pic :) xo jillian of cornflake dreams

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  2. Thanks for sharing this, so amazing collection. Love their pieces. :)

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  3. These clothes are gorgeous! Thanks for the intro - I'll have to check them out! xx

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