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Tuesday, November 25, 2008

School of Thoughtfulness

The good vibes started a couple of years ago when Marni asked under-privileged children in Brazil, Colombia, Guatemala, Tibet, India and other countries to make crayon portraits of themselves, then printed the colorful results on holiday shopping bags. Last year Marni went further by producing and selling T-shirts made from the drawings, with proceeds benefitting the kids' schools. This year Marni asked children to paint themselves in an imaginary world directly on cotton shopping bags, five of which have been made into tees and tanks, again with proceeds going toward schools and hospitals...