eight years ago, when I gave birth to my 5-pound baby-girl. Iliana, I struggled to find clothes for her that were doing the job right. mitts that were supposed to help prevent scratches and socks intended for warmth were falling off. pajamas that they lived in all day long were riding up at the wrong time and made nighttime diaper changes even more ungodly at 2am.
frustrated with the cheap, ordinary and ill-fitting take-downs, I realized that beautiful, functional, and thoughtful products that were good for our planet were missing in the market and desperately needed. and because I'm from Portland and worked at NIKE,