• valerie-von-sobel-blog-header What A Crazy Year!

    From the Laura Tanzer newsletter: What A Crazy Year! News You Can Use This section is devoted to interesting news in and around fashion. This month I focus on Party Style. There are many websites party styling, ideas, & advice. We suggest going here for a lot of inspiration, whether you  plan to dress up or […]

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  • local artists who inspire us laura tanzer Voyage Phoenix interview: Meet Laura Tanzer

    Local Artists Who Inspire Us In November 2018 VoyagePhoenix interviewed Laura Tanzer for #AZCreatives Local Artists Who Inspire Us.  Here’s an excerpt: Laura Tanzer – what should we know? What do you do best? What sets you apart from the competition? “I design and engineer modern clothing in a sustainable way, right here in Arizona. […]

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  • shopping faces on Tucson's Fourth Avenue underpass Best Places To Shop on Tucson’s Fourth Avenue

    Shop Independent Locally-Owned Boutiques For Unique Clothing And Gifts Historic Fourth Avenue is a great Tucson destination for walking, shopping, dining, and people watching! The entire shopping area is just under one mile. Whether you live in Tucson and are shopping Small Business Saturday, or you are visiting our fine city for the Gem Show, […]

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  • lovers lock heart in front of Antigone Books on Fourth Avenue Best Places To Eat on Tucson’s Fourth Avenue

    Three Favorite Pizza Places on Fourth Avenue You will get hungry while shopping and walking along Fourth Avenue!  Here is what we found. Magpies Gourmet Pizza Laura and I were introduced to Magpies Gourmet Pizza when we first moved to Tucson.  Magpies is a major part of the Tucson community, giving back by sponsoring and […]

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  • fashion takes a holiday Fashion Takes a Holiday

    From the Laura Tanzer newsletter: Fashion Takes a Holiday News You Can Use: November 2018 This section is devoted to interesting news in and around fashion. This month I focus on Fashion for the Holidays. There are many websites with holiday fashion styling, ideas, & advice. Our favorites include: WHOWHATWEAR VOGUE INSTYLE For the Truly […]

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  • Wearable Art by Laura Tanzer at TMA Holiday Artisans Market TMA Holiday Artisans Market

    Laura Tanzer’s Wearable Art at the TMA Holiday Artisans Market November 16 – 18, 2018, Booth 91 @ center of courtyard The TMA Holiday Artisans Market + Street Festival is an annual fundraiser benefiting Tucson’s oldest visual arts institution and a great way to get ahead of your holiday shopping in downtown Tucson. Organized by […]

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  • small business saturday gown dress gownaganza tucson Holiday Dress Sale on Small Business Saturday

    Saturday Nov 24th 2018 11am – 5pm We are calling it GownAGanza! Stop by on Small Business Saturday and Shop Local!  All in-stock holiday gowns and party clothes are discounted 40% off!! 410 N. Toole Avenue Tucson AZ 85701   #shopsmall #localfirstaz #gownaganza

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  • Open Studio Tour Oct 27 & 28 2018

    Open Studio Tour My studio, atelier, and designer showroom is located at 410 N. Toole Avenue, Tucson AZ.  Free parking in front, or use one of the many nearby parking lots and parking garages.  Valet parking available at Maynard’s Market si il vous plait! Wearable Art From concept to fruition. You saw it on Betsy, […]

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  • Andrea LeBeau and Laura Tanzer at FMNC Fun with Andrea LeBeau at FMNC

    I met Andrea LeBeau two shows ago and we became fast friends! Andrea designs and hand-paints exquisite felted tunics, shawls, pull-overs, and artwork from natural fibers such as wool, and silk. Like myself, Andrea believes in sensational sustainable fashion. During a break at FMNC we took a moment to try on a few of each-other’s […]

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  • Local designers inspire eco-conscious trends

    In the September issue, Green Living AZ Magazine’s Laura Madden interviews three local designers about the fight against fast fashion, their inspiration, and eco-conscious trends. Laura Tanzer talks about “conscious consumption“. Marisa Mike advocates growing and raising your own food as much you can. Ruby Farias talks about reducing unnecessary waste at home. Finding Your One […]

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