Alabama Chanin Aspire to Inspire Sign at The Factory in Florence, Alabama

ALABAMA CHANIN WEEKLY #9

“Women are always at the front of revolutions.”—Bothaina Kamel

In celebration of Women’s History Month, we highlight women who have contributed to history, culture, and society over the past century (and beyond). From artists and creators to activists and impactful figures, these women inspire and provide hope for the future.

Gert McMullin

Frida Kahlo

Lee Bontecou

Jo Ann Robinson

Ruth Asawa

Claudette Colvin

Emma Amos

Rosa Parks

Recy Taylor

Gloria Steinem

Ethel Payne

Nellie Bly

Margaret Bourke-White

Christiane Amanpour

Tanzila Khan

Betty Ford

Melissa Mays

Calina Lawrence

Rachel Carson

Jane Goodall

Sophie Scholl

Ida B. Wells

Emmeline Pankhurst

Diane Nash

Amelia Boynton

Vivian Malone Jones

Jenny Holzer

Lorina Bulwer

Xenobia Bailey

The Women Who Revolutionized Fashion

The Women Who Revolutionized Fashion

@ Alabama Chanin

Life + Living: Our new collaboration with Heath Ceramics draws inspiration from a heritage of ingenuity, modernity, and craftsmanship. A harmony of texture and color, the collaboration also introduces two new etched motifs, nested dinnerware sets, and a signature Wave blue colorway.

Bloom: A dynamic palette featuring signature Alabama Chanin designs and one-of-a-kind naturally-dyed garments in soft floral hues. The Collection celebrates hand-craft through wandering appliqués, hand-painted details, and thoughtful design.

Brightly: An imaginative assortment of vibrant hues and new designs in collaboration with artist, writer, and curator Phillip March Jones.

@ The School of Making

New Virtual Swing Skirt Workshop: March 25th, 2022

Our latest virtual workshop focuses on the Swing Skirt, one of our most beloved DIY designs. Led by our friend and fellow maker Sunne Meyer, this virtual experience will teach the essentials of hand-sewing and garment construction, and is suited to new and experienced makers alike.

DIY Kit Refresh: Shop new arrivals that include The Classic Coat Kit, Gore Skirt Kit, and Tank Dress Kit in Facets.

@ The Factory

In partnership with Project Threadways and the Muscle Shoals National Heritage Area, join us for Textiles and Activism, the third annual Project Threadways Symposium. The event will take place April 21–23 at The Factory and also has virtual ticket options available.

Guests can choose from a variety of ticket tiers that include a kick-off dinner with visiting chef Whitney Otawka on Thursday, presentations, panel discussions, and meals on Friday and Saturday, and a special Factory tour and workshop on Saturday. Learn more here and find tickets here.

Plan your visit to The Factory to view the Collection firsthand, work with our team, experience Alabama Chanin in-person, and learn more about our commitment to responsible production, sustainable practices, and thoughtful design.

Hours:
Monday by appointment only
Tuesday–Friday | 10am–5pm
Saturday and Sunday | Closed

Visit us at:
462 Lane Drive
Florence, Alabama 35630

Contact our store team:

Catherine Counts:
+1.256.760.1090 x 114
ac@alabamachanin.com

Lily Rausch:
+1.256.760.1090 x 108
events@alabamachanin.com

Haley Heinkel:
+1.256.760.1090 x 116
orders@alabamachanin.com

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