“It’s a fantastic time for trailblazers.”
Along with successful a Black Designers Award of Excellence this week, within the final month Byron and Dexter Peart — founders of the mindfully-curated, B Corp licensed market Goodee — have seen two of their ambitions additionally come to fruition. There’s the launch of Goodee’s new content material sequence, “In Dialog With” (the primary version boasts a chat with mannequin Sabrina Dhowre Elba and her husband, actor Idris Elba); and the duo additionally introduced a partnership with Nordstrom for the Goodee 100. It’s a roundup of 100 merchandise from its web site priced at $100 USD and underneath. Canadians can store the items immediately from Goodee’s e-comm, whereas within the U.S. the providing is on-line and in selects shops.
“It’s an edit inside an edit,” Byron notes of the vary, which incorporates accessibly-priced dwelling décor, private care and way of life merchandise starting from the best-selling Goodee Hoodie to Obakki’s Bidi Bidi scarf and a hand wash/lotion set from Frama. “We actually need individuals to reframe their notion of excellent design and the affordability of it. And [it’s] an entry level to