Embracing the use of old techniques, hand-crafted textiles, practical form, and the natural qualities of materials, Wovenplay cultivates the savoir-faire and inspiration of the past to create modern, sustainable couture for the everyday artist and adventurer. Wovenplay inspires creativity, self-reliance, appreciation of art and the inherent beauty of traditional arts and crafts.The collection is hand-made or hand-finished in Wovenplay's Brooklyn studio. Fabrics are tinted in natural or low-impact dyes. Garments are constructed with the highest standards by local workforce or fair trade producers and packaging is recycled and/or biodegradable. Founder and designer Katherine Edmonds, has a background in art, textile design and traditional french dressmaking.