Sabahar is a Fair Trade Organization working in Ethiopia. .It produces beautiful hand spun, handwoven silK and cotton products.
In 2010 Marina collaborated on the Home Textile Line with Sabahar in Ethiopia.
Marina Spadafora is a spokesperson and designer of Cangiari, a high fashion collection made with fabrics that are produced on handlooms in Calabria, a region in the South of Italy.
Cangiari is part of the Goel Consortium that sponsors many different activities in the region to offer local people an honest job outside of the local mafia control.
Cangiari is supported by Santo Versace who is from Calabria.
BANUQ Marina’s interest in sustainable fashion has taken her to Africa in 2007 where she set up a production chain with organic fabrics and fair trade producers between Kenya, Egypt and Ethiopiato produce BANUQ.
BANUQ is a sustainable fashion collection entirely produced in Africa with organic fabrics.
FIRST COLLABORATIONS Spadafora has collaborated with PRADA, MIU MIU, FERRAGAMO and PIAZZA SEMPIONE as a senior design consultant.