V.28 No.25 | 6/20/2019
Photo by Clarke Condé
The state of the New Mexico garment industry
Few New Mexicans are making a full-time income in fashion but Kathleen Fasanella believes it doesn’t have to be that way. She has worked in the garment industry for over 30 years, establishing the country’s only solar-powered sewing factory on Albuquerque’s Westside in 2015. We have a chat with her about the state of the garment industry in New Mexico and what can be done to change it for the better.
V.28 No.17 | 4/25/2019
Gathering a New, Queer Narrative
New fashion from Darin Jamal Tom debuts
Weekly Alibi spoke with Darin Jamal Tom, a fashion designer with roots in his culture but a commitment to couture, bringing young, chic, wearable fashion to this year’s Gathering of Nations.