Imogene + Willie and the Demise of Production & The American Dream
Carrie and Matt at Imogene + Willie posted this great TED Talk they recently did talking about the challenges of making clothing in the United States. They also provide some insight on their recent deal with Anthropologie.
The full backstory is on their blog, but Carrie and Matt had a full presentation planned, with PowerPoint slides and all, but it just wasn’t working and they ditched it the night before. They decided to just tell their story, essentially “winging it” and what follows is an honest and inspiring presentation: