Eve Blossom is the Founder and CEO of Lulan Artisans, designers and producers of sustainable textiles that elegantly merge original contemporary designs with centuries-old weaving techniques. She works in partnership with more than 650 weavers, spinners, dyers and finishers, most of whom are women, in small workshops in Cambodia, India, Laos, Thailand, and Vietnam. Lulan Artisans works closely with these individuals and pays sustainable wages, creating economic stability, growing local economies, assisting in other social benefits, and opening up new markets for their products.
Now based in Charleston, South Carolina, Ms. Blossom has been recognized as an Aspen Institute Fellow for her leadership in the state. She is a trained-architect, frequent lecturer on design and social change, and is committed to environmentally responsible design as well as changing business methodologies to create economic options for artisans. She received her masters in Architecture from Tulane University and has undertaken graduate studies in business administration.