Fashionista Compassionista Girlfriend Power
Published on May 18, 2012 by GirlieGirlArmy · No Comments
Cri de Coeur
isn’t just an incredibly high style, on-trend, rocker chic line of shoes – they are also a woman-owned, vegan, eco-friendly, and sustainable business. Maybe you have yet to own a pair of these sexy peds, and if no – now is the time to buy a pair to support this business. Having a small business that is entirely ethical is not easy, let’s keep the good gals afloat.
Gina Ferraccia and her partner Julie Dicterow and glamazon of sales Medea Juhasz have been committed to transform the fashion industry to a more sustainable business and show fashionistas all over the world that cruelty-free can be contemporary and fashionable.
Julie, Gina, & Medea
They are not just pioneers of ethical footwear design, they are also cheerleaders when it comes to educating the industry leaders and the major and specialty store buyers about the importance of moving towards sustainable ethical fashion. The Cri Girls believe it’s time for every department store and contemporary online shop to add a sustainable vegan section as a new shopping category!
HOW TO HELP
They have several different groundbreaking and exciting projects in the works, from design collaborations to developing an eco-friendly, high-end jewelry line, but they need our help to get there. Go, go girlfriend power!
- Cri De Coeur was recently presented the exciting opportunity to apply for a 250K small business grant from CHASE/Living Social. They are asking us for our vote so they can turn the industry upside down, transform, educate and deliver our message the right way. They need 250 votes to be considered. Go to www.missionsmallbusiness.com, logging in with your facebook account, type in Cri de Coeur in New York, NY and enter your vote. With this posse of goddesses, these gals will easily get the chance at this Grant.
- Shop Cri De Coeur – hell, they’ll even give you 20% off by entering code GIRLIEGIRLARMY at checkout.
Tags: Cri de Coeur, Gina Ferraccia, Julie Dicterow, Medea Juhasz, small businesses, Vegan Shoes