Brand Profile: Heke Design
Written by Eco Fashion World -
Monday, 18 January 2016
“sharing a passion for upcycling through the joy of colour”
Heke Design is known for its bright, artistically combined colours and prints, and comfortable flattering pieces.
Working with local surplus clothing, each item is individually cut, allowing for one of a kind, wearable pieces.
All of Heke Design clothing is manufactured on Waiheke Island, NZ from vintage and re-claimed textiles.
The creative energy behind Heke Design is artist and designer Bea
Lorimer. After learning how much clothing and textile waste existed, Bea
felt it was important to do things differently. Hence, Heke Design born
Did you know that the average household throws away 65 lbs of
textiles/clothing per year? Heke Design clothing is made using post
consumer and waste fabrics. Individually cut, creatively assembled and
made by local well paid sewers working from home. The result is
distinctive, colourful, wearable fashion, that truly is good for the
Find & Flaunt!
Auckland area, New Zealand-based
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