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Industry of All Nations x Indosole flip-flops

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The New Denim Project x Industry of All Nations

About a year ago, IOAN started partnering with an exciting industrial textile group in Guatemala called The New Denim Project. A subset of Iris Textiles, which has operated in Guatemala for over 60 years, The New Denim Project aims to … Continue reading

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Can we control the weather?

As last year’s devastating Atlantic hurricanes swept through the Caribbean and southern United States, we’re left wondering, “Is there anything we can do to prevent such horrific disasters?” Since the 1950’s, scientists have made efforts to intentionally manipulate or alter … Continue reading

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Industry of All Nations with ‘Hey the Change’

A few weeks ago we had the pleasure to meet Anne Therese Bengston, Swedish climate optimist, who came to the IOAN Shop SF for some good chats for her Podcast ‘Hey the Change’. Here is our conversation, hope you can … Continue reading

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IOAN People around the globe

We are inspired by how things are done. In this modern time it is so easy and in everybody’s hands to do most anything, so the most important thing should be how we do these things. We aim to not … Continue reading

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IOAN Woman

More IOAN Woman on the works with Arianne, creative director at The New Denim Project based in Guatemala and former IOAN customers Hannah & Claire, Irish sisters and designer duo, who began their journey in fashion design at CSM in … Continue reading

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Guatemala country.

Getting to know Guatemala and its people. Where hard work is not seen as hard, where long distances are not seen as long, where dirt roads feel paved, where rain or heat are just beautiful aspects of nature no matter … Continue reading

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Venezuela, we are here for you.

We think it is important to know what’s happening, talk about and show support to our neighbors in Venezuela who are going through very harsh times, trying to re-shape their future and fighting everyday for a true democracy. This is … Continue reading

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Industry of All Nations by Alessandro Bava.

  Alessandro is a 26 year old architect and designer from Naples, Italy, currently doing an in-residence program at the Schindler house in Los Angeles. All clothes except for the hats (only samples) are available online and at the IOAN LA … Continue reading

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Hecho with waste

Recycling: waste minimization strategy in which reusable materials are recovered from a waste stream, and put to the original or different use. Upcycling: to upcycle is to change something that would be thrown away or recycled into a new, higher … Continue reading

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