First off, don’t let the L.A. thing deter you: Frock Los Angeles has Bay Area ties through and through. Not only is it eco-minded in an oh-so-San Francisco way, it’s the debut label from U.C. Berkeley grad Victoria Tik and will be hitting the runway at the Charity Fashion Show coming up on April 2 at Fort Mason. But here’s what really drew us in:
A box of fabric samples headed for the trash led San Francisco designer Elizabeth Brunner to found eco-friendly clothing company Piece x Piece, which sells women’s apparel made from textile scraps and remnants that would otherwise end up in landfills.