By fitting and correcting patterns in in New York City, producing in local family owned studios, and choosing responsibly made textiles, we choose to reduce our carbon footprint as we support small local businesses.
By choosing Made to Order, we reduce waste and chose sustainable practices.
By choosing hand loomed and handprinted fabrics, we choose Zero Waste production, preserve ancient traditional art, empower farmers, villagers, spinners, weavers and artisans in Africa to earn fair wages and send their kids to school. We work to break the cycle of poverty in Africa whilst highlighting the beauty and art of ancient African craft.
We develop exclusive hand printed batik and indigo hand prints for YESAET on 100% cotton, working with Women Artisans in East Ghana, Guinea Bissau, experts at hand printed textile techniques.
Below is our Sankofa batik hand print representing the wisdom of Sankofa- The Sankofa bird turns to drop a seed on its back : Look back, learn about your heritage and know yourself so you can fly forward with prosperity.
This rings so true for us at YESAET; hope it does for you as well.
By choosing natural fibers, we strengthen our commitment towards sustainability and Mother Earth.
By choosing Fair trade partners and women owned businesses, we choose to work toward balancing the scales and empowering women.
By choosing to re-imagine, we strive to re-use, reduce waste towards a healthier world.
By choosing Yesaet, you are choosing to make a positive impact by shopping small, choosing responsible fashion, choosing to empower artisans and support the local economy.
This is slow fashion, with respect for craft and the environment.