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Two businesses, one journey: how Unbelts' Canadian and Chinese studios survived COVID

Two businesses, one journey: how Unbelts' Canadian and Chinese studios survived COVID

In a video call with Unbelts' partner studio in Zhongshan, south China, Unbelts founder Claire and studio owner Ms. Ou learn how closely tied their business' survival has been throughout the COVID pandemic.

#whomademyclothes

#whomademyclothes

Natalie works in our Edmonton studio, where she coordinates local production and also sews Intrepid and 10-Year Kids’ Unbelts. Natalie is a dynamo ...
The school year’s ¾ over. Parents, how’re you doing?

The school year’s ¾ over. Parents, how’re you doing?

In our hometown of Edmonton, Alberta, next week is the beginning of the public school system’s “fourth quarter” - a COVID-era-specific way of divid...
Mask for Schools: Reboot

Mask for Schools: Reboot

Last September, we launched our most ambitious giving campaign ever: donating almost 25,000 of our super-comfy, reusable cloth masks to Alberta fa...
Why NOT Black Friday?

Why NOT Black Friday?

When we offer deep discounts, we lose the flexibility to fulfill our true purpose: to use business as a force for good. 
The Third Layer: How To Make Your Own Reusable Mask Filter

The Third Layer: How To Make Your Own Reusable Mask Filter

With recent recommendations for Canada's Public Health Officials to use a three layer non-medical face mask this winter season, Unbelts show you how to make your own polypropylene face mask filter for your Unbelts cloth face masks.
Planes, trains, and changing customs regulations: Why our masks are late, and what we’re doing about it

Planes, trains, and changing customs regulations: Why our masks are late, and what we’re doing about it

We’re officially six days past our original estimated ship date for the non-medical cloth masks that you, our spectacular community wanting to prot...
The story behind Unbelts' face masks

The story behind Unbelts' face masks

Us in March: Make masks? Nope, not us. When COVID-19 started to make headlines in North America, I started to get texts and jokey emails from frien...
Business not as usual: How Unbelts went from high-fives to remote work in less than a week

Business not as usual: How Unbelts went from high-fives to remote work in less than a week

Update: We are relieved and beyond grateful that our feature on The View (!!!) broadcasted live this morning. *Thank you* to everyone who tuned in...
That Time We Auditioned For Dragons’ Den: Behind The Scenes

That Time We Auditioned For Dragons’ Den: Behind The Scenes

Auditions for the new season of Dragons' Den is happening RIGHT NOW. Check the schedule to see when they'll be near you! Read about our TV filming ...
The Belt That's Got My Back

The Belt That's Got My Back

Hello. I’m CJ, an avid equestrian, digital marketer, and Unbelts enthusiast-turned-Unbassador. You may know me from my days writing with Eventing N...
Eileen Fisher's Renew Program with Cynthia Power

Eileen Fisher's Renew Program with Cynthia Power

Hi everyone - Claire here. I toured the Renew Centre at the Eileen Fisher headquarters almost two years ago, and it was a game-changer for me. It w...