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  • limited-edition fashion by Laura Tanzer future of fashion Why Made-To-Order and Limited-Edition Production are the Future of Fashion

    Why Made-To-Order and Limited-Edition Production are the Future of Fashion September 13, 2018 As consumers head online and into stores to shop Fall 2018 clothing, boutique buyers are in New York City shopping and placing orders for Spring 2019. Laura Tanzer is in New York City this week, showing her limited-edition Spring 2019 collection at […]

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  • What is a Triple Bottom Line?

    It’s A Simple Bottom Line, Tripled Environment, society, and economy are equally important, yet there is a hierarchy of importance. This triple bottom line hierarchy can be expressed in a diagram. The Triple Bottom Line Components: Ecosystems Simply put, the ecosystem provides the context in which we develop our social and economic systems. It is […]

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  • Greenwashing 4 Ways to Spot Greenwashing

    My thoughts today touch on the topics of sustainable reporting, public relations, and greenwashing within business organizations. What is greenwashing? It is whitewashing, with a ‘green’ twist. In other words, it is a coordinated effort on the part of members of an organization (formal or informal), to hide, obfuscate, or alter facts that are deemed unpleasant […]

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  • Laura-Tanzer-One-Of-A-Kind-Chicago-April-2018 One Of A Kind Chicago

    Laura Tanzer at the One Of A Kind Chicago Show I am excited to exhibit my wearable art and select women’s clothing designs from my Spring 2018 and my Fall 2018 collections, at One Of A Kind Chicago Show, April 27-29, 2018 The Mart, Chicago, Booth 7-1101. Body Geometry I believe clothing can be much […]

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  • What is sustainability?

    Three elements of sustainability Sustainability can be defined as any system’s ability to withstand and maintain a healthy, prolonged existence while preventing a harmful impact. Sustainable actions and decisions are those that consider the long-term implications of our decisions rather than merely focusing on the problems of today. They acknowledge social, economic, AND environmental dimensions […]

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  • Clothing Inspired By Euclidean Geometry

    This is part of my Fall 2018 women’s clothing collection, which is inspired by Euclidean Geometry. In other words, circles, squares, triangles and rectangles. This top is made from two circles. I use delicious fabrics. I also print my art on fabric, using a digital printing process. Come see me at EDGE Designers NYC to […]

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  • cropped-laura_made-right-here Tucson Designer Laura Tanzer Victorious at Phoenix Fashion Week

    Tucson Designer Laura Tanzer Victorious at Phoenix Fashion Week Designer of sustainably chic, quality engineered clothing Wins Coveted Prize Tucson, AZ (October 17, 2016) This past Friday, October 14, 2016, Laura Tanzer WON the Emerging Designer Competition at Phoenix Fashion week, held every year at Talking Stick Resort in Scottsdale. Phoenix Fashion Week bridges emerging designers […]

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  • Video from Phoenix Fashion Week 2016

    Video of Laura Tanzer’s runway show finale at Phoenix Fashion Week 2016 Caylee Cottrell opened the evening with tap dance Caylee was awesome and having so much fun! The crowd was delighted by this entertainment performance. Moments prior to walking the runway, Caylee danced wearing Laura Tanzer: Italian cotton knit pants in gray, and Italian […]

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  • Laura Tanzer at Moxy Modern Luxury Magazine photo shoot Modern Luxury Scottsdale – Style Watch interview

    Modern Luxury Scottsdale is a beautiful magazine focused on all things luxury, sophistication, and stylish in Scottsdale!  Shopping, playing, eating, and the Scottsdale scene…I love it!  I am super excited about this interview in the Style Watch column in the September 2016 issue of the Scottsdale edition, page 52. I spoke with author Masada Siegel […]

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  • Laura Tanzer setting up the atelier Three things I’ve learned at Phoenix Fashion Week

    (Written by Laura Tanzer) There really are more than three things I’ve learned at Phoenix Fashion Week, but the rest are for another post. I’ve learned quite a lot at the summer long Emerging Designer Bootcamp. The big takeaways for me are things that I didn’t consider important until that ‘Aha!’ moment. Get Social First, […]

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