A GreenStyled Story
I come from a family of artists and design has always been
a part of my every day life. At an early age, my mother imbued
me with a love of style. My sister is a painter, as is our father.
A few years ago, my sister and I decided to bring our love of
art, design and fashion together and started "Atelier Posey
and Susan" in San Franciscos Mission District. A precursor
to GreenStyled, each piece in our Atelier was hand-made and many
pieces were fabricated from upcycled materials. Creating a stunning
new skirt or piece of jewelry from an object that started its
life in a different incarnation ... was a passion!
of our most beloved original designs was the GreenStyled Carryall
bag. Each was constructed from reclaimed produce bags and lined
in lovely remnants materials. It was from this creative endeavor
that the complete GreenStyled line sprang forth.
the GreenStyled pieces are designed with, and inspired by, reclaimed
the beauty and potential in random elements, and remaking them
into art is what motivates me.
of my lines are produced entirely in San Francisco, where I'm invigorated
by being part of a vibrant community of designers and artists. As
a life long San Franciscan, working with and supporting our local
artisans is an essential element of the GreenStyled concept.
metal and glass of my urban landscape is closely juxtaposed by the
rolling hills and rocky California coastline. These contrasts stir
rediscovered piece of metal is formed into a sheer cuff and brought
alive by the brilliance of reclaimed glass; re-calling a web, shimmering
in the first light of a city morning.
An elegant old table leg is re-imagined into an oversized and delightful
I encounter these influences, I take joy in bringing them to you
in the form of newly green and wearable art pieces and accessories.