Manhattan-based women’s clothing designer Amelia Toro draws from her city life and Colombian heritage to blend urban craftsmanship with eclectic native touches. Her eponymous line strikes the perfect balance between masculine and feminine with its mélange of dresses, shorts, vest and pants, showcasing her eye for innovative cuts and impeccable tailoring.
Toro’s high-quality, contemporary take on workwear is not only innovative, but ethically progressive. For more than two decades, she has worked to socially transform the industry through empowering individuals. Each garment is hand-made by single parents to provide economic stability and lifelong seamstress and tailoring skillsets for a brighter future for displaced families.