1. Introducing Story mfg. ROOTS (Turbulent Times Build Strong Roots)

    by Saeed Al-Rubeyi

    Today we launch Story mfg. ROOTS, so I wanted to take a moment to explain what it is. In short, ROOTS is a mini collection of items naturally dyed ...
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  2. Lockdown Quilt Project (Complete!)

    by Katy Al-Rubeyi

    Hello everyone! In 2020, when lockdown was just setting in and things seemed quite bleak we asked you to join us to create a community quilt. The o...
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  3. Making Scorpio Trip

    by Saeed Al-Rubeyi

    One of the 'unusual' things about Story mfg. is we don't do a thing until we can do it our way. What I mean by that is unlike other designers and b...
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  4. 2022 Health Check

    by Saeed Al-Rubeyi

    In 2019 I wrote a ‘Health Check’ for the site which kind of outlined where we were and how things might change/what we were thinking. At the time I...
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  5. COVID-19 Update

    by Saeed Al-Rubeyi

    Story mfg is and has always been radically open and honest. We’re honest and open because we've always been interested in how things are made, who ...
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  6. Evidence of the Hand: thoughts on the cost of craft, the cost of sustainability, the cost of everything

    by Saeed Al-Rubeyi

    This is a piece I’ve been meaning to write for a long time because it outlines thoughts I tend to talk about with production partners, customers an...
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