In Ecuador, Bolivia and Peru, the seven-striped rainbow flag is often used as a symbol of the native people, but there is one city that brings ROYGBIV to a whole new level...
Cusco, the incREDible city tucked away in Peru’s Andes mountain o'RANGE, was the capital of the Incan empire for three centuries. Around every bend of its cobblestone alleyways, massive stone ruins can be found high and YEL'low. And flying high above these earthy tones is the rainbow flag of Cusco.
When you see it standing in aGREENment with the national flag...
you can feel Cusco’s colorful spirit…
and culture in full BLUE’m.
A spirit and culture we didn’t want to let INDI’go, so we brought back this fabric from Cusco to VIO’let you carry a taste of their rainbow-filled culture too.
Here’s to brightening each day with this world’s most colorful cultures and to feeling good—because after all, it's Friday!
-Jack & Alley, Co-Founders
PS. Plus a few more colorful cottons to add to the collection...
The beauty of Nepal will take your breath away.
However, lack of proper waste management in Nepal is beginning to degrade some of that beauty. In many places, around 70% of waste is dumped in rivers or burned on the side of the road. This has contributed to pollution and disease in Nepal’s communities.
It is Taylor’s mission to change that.
The Middle East is known for its ancient history, vast deserts, and religious roots.
From being caught in the pyramid-dle of history in Cairo, to taking in the Israeli great views of Jerusalem, to resting on the Abu’ndant sands of Abu Dhabi.
It’s been 8 years since the idea for Taaluma Totes was born while on a life-changing trip to Uganda.
Since then, we’ve been able to fund 41 microloans for small business owners living in Uganda.
From Moses, a 24-year-old coffee farmer who used his loan to buy mulch.