Today, November 30th, is the last day to shop on johnhardy.com and have 5% of the proceeds of your purchase be donated to the American Red Cross. Your greatly needed donation will help the disaster relief efforts that are still going on to help those affected by the all to recent destruction by Hurricane Sandy, the largest Atlantic hurricane on record. We thank you for your generosity and wish you and your loved ones a happy holiday season!
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Founded in 1881, the American Red Cross has a long and proud tradition of conducting disaster relief efforts wherever they are needed. In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, the largest Atlantic hurricane on record, the Red Cross has made a tremendous response, providing an enormous number of victims with food, shelter, medical care and recovery among a variety of other services. During the Thanksgiving season, please help us to help the American Red Cross in the tremendous work theyâ€™ve done and on its difficult journey ahead.
The Fall 2012 collections were inspired by the mystique of Marrakesh where John Hardy Creative Director and Head Designer, Guy Bedarida, spent some of his childhood. Come with us to Morocco and experience the sensual inspirations behind Fall in a whole new way, guided by Guy himself!
Through the rest of the month of November, John Hardy is donating 5% of the proceeds of its online sales* to the American Red Cross, which is providing those affected by Hurricane Sandy and its aftermath with sorely needed aid. We ask that you join us in our efforts to help those in desperate need of our generosity.
*To a maximum donation of US$10,000. To donate directly to the Red Cross please access http://www.redcross.org/about-us/media/public-service-advertising/web-banners/hurricane-sandy. The American Red Cross name only is used with its permission, which in no way constitutes an endorsement, express or implied, of any product, service, company, individual or political position. For more information about the American Red Cross in Greater New York, please call 1-877-REDCROSS or visit us online at www.nyredcross.org.
Our Head Designer and Creative Director Guy Bedarida is touring the United States this Fall! Now you'll have a chance to meet him, hear all about his inspirations from Morocco and preview the latest designs to experience John Hardy in a more personal way.
Our CEO Damien Dernoncourt and Head Designer and Creative Director Guy Bedarida, released baby sea turtles on Amanusa Beach in Nusa Dua, Bali on August 18! We're so happy to get the little turtles back into the ocean safely!
Redress, an eco-friendly charity and host of the EcoChic Design Award China 2012, is launching the online voting for the EcoChic Peopleâ€™s Award so the public can vote for their favorite sustainable fashion designer taking part in the EcoChic Design Award China 2012! The designer with the most public votes will have the exciting opportunity to visit our beautiful compound in Bali, where theyâ€™ll learn about our sustainable practices and design process.
The winner will be chosen during Shanghai Fashion Week in October 2012 where the finalists will present their sustainable collections to the judges. We are very excited and canâ€™t wait to see who gets the grand prize of designing a sustainable collection for Espirit!
As of this August 2012, we are using 100% recycled silver for all of our jewelry!
To recycle our silver we use a process called â€śelectro winning,â€ť the most eco-friendly way of refining silver. This method will ensure that no dangerous chemicals are used in the process and the materials sourced for refinement are both ethical and in compliance with human rights standards. The result is silver that meets worldwide criteria of purity without harming our environment. We are excited to contribute more to being Greener Every Day!
Ready for fall? Our upcoming Fall 2012 collection is effortless stylish, inspired by the glamorous mystique of Morocco! Creative Director and Head Designer, Guy Bedarida, journeyed through this exotic place and was influenced by the mesmerizing architecture and starlit skies. We love the iconic prints, patterns and vivid colors â€“ so bohemian chic!
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