macy's is taking a big step toward inclusivity. The department store recently announced a partnership with Verona Collection, an Islamic boutique, to carry Muslim-friendly clothing.The best part? You won’t have to wait too long to get your hands on it. The collection will be available online beginning Thursday, February 15th.
A single mother and fashion photographer Lisa Vogl After converting to Islam in 2011, she discovered that affordable clothes were “hard to find,” according to people After seeing huge success online, Vogl opened her first brick-and-mortar store in May 2016 in Orlando, Florida.
Her designs made their way to Macy’s by way of the macy workshop It’s a program designed to “give select high potential minority- and women-owned businesses the tools to better succeed and sustain growth in the retail industry.”
The partnership gives Vogl the chance to put her designs in front of an even bigger audience.