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Liz Alig Online Store Grand Opening!

CHECK OUT OUR NEW ONLINE STORE!Ellen Jackson Photography25% OFF Grand Opening Sale Use coupon code gndopen at checkout to recieve discount

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Why Buy Fair Trade Clothes?

Did you know that 30 million people are employed by the clothing and textile industries worldwide. Fifty four percent of these products are exported from Asia and forty-one percent are imported into the United States. This means that there is a whole lot of clothing that is imported into the United States from [...]

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Fall 2011 Collection

Here is a little preview of the Liz Alig Fall 2011 Collection...  This collection was inspired by life in developing countries were mixing of prints and fabrics sometimes happens because of necesity and were bright classic colors are everywhere. The photos were taken in the sleepy little town of Fortville, Indiana. The Fall [...]

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Where Am I Wearing?

Where Am I Wearing?Read one of the best books I have ever found giving a realistic picture of how clothing is made by telling the stories of the people who make them. If you are interested at all in finding out more about who makes your clothing I recommend Where Am I Wearing? by [...]

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Goodwill Shopping Day

Earlier this week Sara and I took our first trip to the Goodwill Outlet store.This is the store Liz Alig gets all its fabric from.This Goodwill store is a lot different than the normal Goodwill stores.I walk into a large room with nothing but a bunch of rolling blue tubs line up in rows.To my [...]

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Summer Sale!

Come join us for a little summer sale of 50% off all Liz Alig Spring 2011 Merchandise. Learn a little more about fair trade and get a sneak peak of the Liz Alig Fall 2011 Collection as well!When: Friday, July 157:00-9:00pmWhere: Starfish InitiativeWebster Commons814 N. Delaware StreetIndianapolis, IN

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Merchandise Sale!

Liz Alig will be having a 50% off all merchandise sale starting June 11, 2011 and lasting till June 18, 2011. Get your new merchandise while its still available. This sale is while supplies last only! The promotion code is FAIR50. Shop now at http://store.lizalig.com.

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Earth Month Trunk Show

Come join us for a trunk show at Redemption Boutique (826 East Westfield BlvdIndianapolis, IN) on Saturday, April 16 from 1:00pm - 4:00pm.o Liz Alig - Creating one of a kind dresses made of 100% Recycled Materials and Dedicated to Fair Trade by supporting low income communities around the world. http://www.lizalig.com/o Redemption- featuring “Design your [...]

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Face Behind the Clothes

I never would consider myself the blogging type, but here goes nothing. This story really begins a few years ago when for the first time I put a face behind someone who makes the things I buy in the store. An old man sat atop a pile of tires in Nairobi, Kenya, while HAND sewing [...]

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Global Mamas

Recently I had the opportunity to work with Global Mamas in Ghana, Africa to produce part of the Liz Alig Spring 2011 Collection. Here is a little piece of that trip...Fishing in Cape Coast, GhanaCape Coast, GhanaSuzy Dress worn by Joanna, our Fabric Sourcer in Ghana.Charlotte's Shop, Seamstress of the Priscilla Dress A little [...]

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