Katie O'Neill, Co-Owner, Mushmina
Mushmina employs fair trade artisans in developing countries. We find a market for their crafts while providing our US customers with an opportunity to contribute their purchasing power to our social mission.
Katie O'Neill graduated from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia with a BFA in Crafts in ‘04. She built her career as an independent jeweler, stylist and visual merchandiser for H&M in New York City. She studied Cultural Anthropology with a focus on handicraft in Mali and Morocco. Katie and her sister co-founded Mushmina in ’09 in which she serves as designer and creative director of their fair trade fashion brand and retail stores.