Kate Austin is a passionate and diligent clothing designer. She started with a line of essential kimonos, and now produces an ever-growing collection of timeless staples. Clothes are created in Toronto, and in collaboration with fair trade artisans in India and South America. The fabrics she uses are natural, colorful and very wearable.
Kate supports a number of causes through her business, including: social justice activism, feminism and environmentalism. All her pieces are named after her real-life inspirations: Frida Kahlo, Bell Hooks, Simone de Beauvoir are some of them.