I sat down with Laura and Jason, co-founders/wife-husband of Hipstik, over a yummy blueberry pancake breakfast to find out more about how Hipstik has bloomed into a statement of change. It was neat to see them interact with one another as they finish each other’s sentences! Follow us along in part one of our three part mini-series:
How did you become interested in hosiery?
Laura – In life, there are a lot of things you can pay attention to that come to fruition later on. During childhood, I remember my mom buying Silkies by mail order. Silkies had what was called an ‘ultra-control top.’ She would get these in the mail for herself and my sisters and me, put them on, and hate how they squeezed so tight on her stomach. I would hate that, too. I got the impression of what hosiery was from her experience of not liking it. Read more