OMB celebrates International Women’s Day by advocating for greater transparency and accountability in the fashion industry. As a first step, we’re committed to empowering women at every stage in our own supply chain. And this time around, we’d like to share with you how our Woven Leather is impacting women in India.
Looking Back It’s strange to look back on January 2022, when the majority of the world had brought back COVID-19 restrictions and our team was still working from home, holding out hope that the pandemic would soon be behind us. One year on and we couldn’t be more proud of our achievements and our team that made them happen. The O My Bag Team The Team One of the most exciting parts of 2022 was the new faces who joined O My Bag. Growing from 17 to 25 people marked a big milestone in our journey, and it was a...
In October 2021, we launched our very first AppleSkin™ collection. Innovating with sustainable materials for new collections is something we love to do. Although we already knew AppleSkin™ was a perfect match with our sustainability values, due to COVID we had not visited our producing facility in Italy. Luckily, last month our Production Manager Jessica and Store Manager Giulia visited Mabel factory and we were able to see the production with our own eyes.
O My Boss Paulien Wesselink reflects on the big wins from past year including celebrating O My Bags 10th anniversary to becoming a B corp, and much more!
Here we are, eleven collections later, and many more to come, but you never forget your first time. We look over O My Bag's 'firsts' over the past 10 years. From Paulien’s very first trip to India, to opening our first store and now, celebrating our 10 year anniversary.
At O My Bag we're continuously innovating on our material use. To accommodate our customers who avoid animal products, we've been on the lookout for a durable, low-impact leather alternative for years and we finally found it in our so-called Apple Leather! This is a vegan leather alternative made from residual apple waste.
So, here we are, 10 years later, doing what we love: changing the world, one bag at a time. But we couldn’t have done it on our own, so we wanted to celebrate those who are part of the O My Bag Story. Read Paulien’s Letter to see where it all started!
We've collaborated with Yoga Instructor Josje Hermans from Sync Yoga Amsterdam to bring you a live yoga class on our Instagram this Friday (4th June). So we sat down (virtually) and asked her for her top tips for staying zen while working from home and how to get through these final weeks of lockdown.
Our India based photographer Shivam, shares his experience from behind the camera. Due to COVID-19 Shivam has been unable to work, we are committed to supporting Shivam and his family during this tough time. All profits from each print purchased will go directly to Shivam and his family.
In light of Mother's Day, we wanted to highlight some Boss Mom's, and spread some mom love on our platform. Get to know these inspiring women as they share their experience on finding the perfect work-life balance.
We're ready to kick off our 10 year anniversary year with our new Spring/Summer 2021 Collection! Say hello to some timeless newcomers in our new blog!
Q&A with Sustainability Manager Leonie and Founder Paulien about O My Bag’s efforts to reduce impact.