It wasn’t until California-born fashion designer Peggy Sue Deaven-Smiltnieks settled into Canada that she found her roots and motivations as a designer; to design with respect for people, their traditions & the lands they live on. One of the first to translate fibreshed (the ‘localization’ of fibre sourcing) to runway, Peggy Sue joins Kate to discuss the interconnectedness of farmer, maker and creator.

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