Evio Community — Entrepreneur

How Mama Made It: The Maternity-Wear Subscription Service We Needed

Not a fashionista by any stretch of the imagination, but I prefer well-made clothing that can sustain long-term wear and usage to fast-fashion that falls apart and ends up in landfills. I decided to purchase a few quality maternity pieces from a maternity boutique store online and I was horrified by how much it cost.

Sherren Lee: Taiwanese Canadian Film Director

She was named as one of The Hollywood Reporter’s 2018 Canada’s Rising Stars and her latest short film ‘The Things You Think I'm Thinking’ has won multiple awards including the Grand Jury Award for Best International Narrative Short Film at Outfest 2018

Alyssa Bertram: Founder of Easy, Organic Period Products Delivered To Your Door

Alyssa is the founder of easy. a subscription delivery service for organic cotton menstrual hygiene products.  At the early stages of launching a business, it is very personal. It’s so much a part of your life that I have to consciously remember to disconnect sometimes.

Natalie Festa, Co-Founder, Boro

Natalie is the Co-Founder of Boro, a peer-to-peer marketplace for women to lend and rent clothing to and from each other.  I’m not a “morning person” and I can’t imagine commuting (I did for a while) so I consider myself lucky that I walk to work.

Meet The Lady Behind The Ethically Made Basics Label, FRANC

Meet Brandy. Founder of sustainable, ethical, and Toronto based brand, FRANC. In this interview find out what she values, how she started her business, and what makes sustainable fashion important to her and her brand.