Selects from Influential Female Makers

In the lead up to International Women’s Day, the team at S/ would like to recognize all the remarkable female-led businesses that continue to inspire our community and create exceptional products. Here are 14 women-founded brands that are innovating the fashion, beauty, and design world.

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Products mentioned: Kelly Cloud Matelasse Dress in Yellow, Cecilie Bahnsen, $3,190; Chinoiserie Diana Flap Bag, Archival Giclee Print 11 x 14, Leia Bryans, $50. Dauphinette, $575; Medium Felt Succulent in Mint, Contra Botanic, $55; Round Mirage for Cassina, Patricia Urquiola, price available upon request; Hoya Ring, Cyntia Miglio, $250; Marbled Rod Bracelet, Corey Moranis, $165; Sleep Set Bundle in Blush, Flax Sleep, $640; Gardenia Lace Bodysuit in Black, Fleur du Mal, $330; Almanac Red VQA, Grange of Prince Edward, $18.95; Gilia Pleated Silk Crepe de Chine Blouse, The Row, Net-A-Porter, $2,255; Floral-Print Cotton-Poplin Maxi Dress, Matteau, Moda Operandi, $620; Yin Yang Ring, Neophyte Jewels, $335; Leave-in Conditioner, Pattern, $25.