Kelly Okamura

Podcast
Aug 3, 2017
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Selling global stories and sending hope

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Filipinos abroad send $2 billion+/month back home. Social entrepreneurs create help the poor by giving more than a hand-down. Global markets can help in conscious consumption.
Podcast
Jul 6, 2017
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Canadian Blush

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Now that Canada is mid-way through the sesquicentennial Confederation year parade, goodergoods asks the question -- do our souvenirs represent Canadian values?
Podcast
Jun 26, 2017
Chromatic Geography exhibition photo: Kelly Okamura

Dying for Colour

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A colourful world has a cost. Kelly Okamura explore dyes at the Chromatic Geography exhibit in Toronto with Kathy Hattori, Founder of Botanical Colours in Seattle.
Podcast
Jun 12, 2017
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Unzipped

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Kelly Okamura has a birthday and reflects on when to keep her ideas to herself and when to let them fly. (Hint: in this podcast, she does the latter.)
Podcast
May 30, 2017
Omni Woods on Design Forward runway

Making judgments in a glance

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Kelly Okamura attends Design Forward, a new sustainable fashion competition and finds she wants more than a passing glance from a conscious runway show.
Podcast
May 16, 2017
Urban spring flowers

Fashionably late for Mother

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What to buy for the important woman in your life? Change-making a commercialized holiday that marks a reverent personal day for mums and sons and daughters.
Podcast
Apr 10, 2017
JP Gualthier Denim Jacket

Dressing For Time

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Time pressed consumers want easy answers to the complicated question of what makes a garment that matters.
Podcast
Mar 14, 2017
upcycled denim and fibre from Peggy Sue Collection

Blue Fashion goes on Whale Watch

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Who knew that an exhibit about whales could have a fashion component? And, blue news from Toronto’s fashion week. Ethical/eco-fashion on the runway.
Podcast
Feb 22, 2017
Honest Ed's

A Fond Farewell to Honest Ed's

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Sharing memories of bargain buying at Honest Ed's, North America's first discount retailer, and the man behind the iconic retail experience.

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