Journal

Introduction: Flagship in NYC, Apolis: Community Centre

Introduction: Flagship in NYC, Apolis: Community Centre

In 2007, we moved the Apolis HQ from our childhood roots in Santa Barbara to the heart of downtown Los Angeles’ Arts District. 

Community: Apolis Office Outing, Toms Shoes

Community: Apolis Office Outing, Toms Shoes

On August 2nd, the team from Apolis went on a tour of the new Toms Shoes store at the Americana in Glendale.

Travel: Europe Design Trip

Travel: Europe Design Trip

As the creative director at Apolis, I always value time that I am able to spend interacting with and learning from our textile and manufacturing partners.

Film: Brooklyn Reception, Apolis: Nomad Market

Film: Brooklyn Reception, Apolis: Nomad Market

Nomad Market is a traveling installation featuring Apolis' collectionstories & films.

Travel: Apolis in Vancouver

Travel: Apolis in Vancouver

For over two years we have been partnering with Chivas on a number of social entrepreneurship projects, including the Global Citizen Exchange.

Product: Locally Poured Cypress Fig Fragrance

Product: Locally Poured Cypress Fig Personal Fragrance

Recently we followed up our best-selling Cypress Fig Candle with a Cypress Fig Personal Fragrance, both locally developed and produced here in Los Angeles.

Behind-the-Scenes: Studio Direct Pricing

Behind-the-Scenes: Studio Direct Pricing

Over the years of building Apolis we have focused on doing things differently in our industry...

Field Test: Ushuaia, Argentina

Field Test: Ushuaia, Argentina

Apolis Nomads are a group of inspiring friends that contribute to the Apolis Journal and regularly field-test our collection in their workplace and on their travels to help us improve durability.

Retail: Open in Brooklyn, Apolis: Nomad Market

Retail: Open in Brooklyn, Apolis: Nomad Market

Apolis: Nomad Market is a traveling installation featuring Apolis’ collection, stories & films. 

Travel: Peru Design Trip

Travel: Peru Design Trip

Manufacturing partners throughout Peru have been inviting us to come visit and soak up inspiration from their country’s bustling urban centers and sprawling rural landscapes. 

Film: FREAK'S STORE, Japan Collaboration, Part II

Film: FREAK'S STORE, Japan Collaboration, Part II

Two years ago we began a partnership with Apolis retail partner, FREAKS in Japan, for a design and job-creation project

Retail: Open in Newport Beach, Apolis: Nomad Market

Retail: Open in Newport Beach, Apolis: Nomad Market

Apolis: Nomad Market is a traveling installation featuring Apolis’ collection, stories & films. The goal of our Nomad Market is to bring the inspiring talents & stories of our global artisans to a local marketplace.

Advocacy: Bangladesh Impact Update

Advocacy: Bangladesh Impact Update

Celebrate with us the completion of 100,000 units of our Co-op Market Bag, the project that has employed a women's cooperative in Bangladesh for over 1,185 days.

Advocacy: Mexico Impact Update

Advocacy: Mexico Impact Update

In October 2015 we launched the world's first designer and artisan collaborative marketplace called, Global Citizen Exchange.

Introducing: Apolis + CFDA Football for NFL Foundation

Introducing: Apolis + CFDA Football for NFL Foundation

At Apolis, we have long been proud to be members of the Council of Fashion Designers of America, so when we were asked to design a football for the NFL Foundation, we jumped at the chance.