The thoughts started years ago. But they were buried in the name of the job and commerce. The more research undertaken, the louder the thoughts became.
Eventually, she walked away from the world she had known and decided to create a new one. It was confronting at times, yet nothing beats finding your true north.
SANS BEAST. A collection that uses no animal products.
Created by Cathryn Wills, formerly Managing and Creative Director at Australian accessories brand, MIMCO. After living and breathing the world of leather handbags for over a decade, Wills adopted a vegetarian diet in mid 2015 and progressively recognised a disconnect between her professional role and her ethical stance on animal welfare and the environment.
"We believe there is a need for more choice in the quality fashion space - an alternative to products derived from animals – well made pieces…collectible, functional, affordable and designed with love."
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