NOT_A_STUDIO ? TARA ST. JAMES
I HAD THE PLEASURE TO TALK WITH TARA, A FASHION DESIGNER WHO IS STEADILY AND CALMLY PURSUING THE MISSION OF SUSTAINABLE FASHION WITH HER OWN LABEL, AS WELL AS EDUCATING CONSUMERS AND THE NEXT GENERATION OF FASHION DESIGNERS. here you can see a SLIGHTLY shorter version of my conversation with TARA. (i have no clue about cutting videos, I tried it anyway.)
born and raised in Montreal Tara st. James now lives in New York where she also founded her label study New York. study ny is focusing on conceptual design, sustainability and consumer education.they are producing domestically use ethical fabrics and production methods.
Tara has taught as a part of FIT‘s Sustainability Certificate, and has critiqued and lectured at Parsons, Pratt and FIT. she is Currently working as Production Coordinator and Research Fellow in the Sustainable Strategies Lab for Pratt’s Brooklyn Fashion + Design Accelerator.