Shoe Brand IamMoi Is Taking Steps To Help Women Run For Office

In today’s current whirlwind political climate, one shoe brand is taking its turn to join the action. Marina Levine began IamMoi (which translates to “I Am Me”), with its first collection shipping in 2018. The direct-to-consumer label uses its platform to support the future of women in politics. It donates 10% of profits to organizations like She Should Run, a nonpartisan organization encouraging women to run for office. Levine herself knows a thing or two about footwear. IamMoi’s founder and designer previously created shoes for brands including Rebecca Minkoff, Due Farina and Luxury Rebel before launching her first brand. Currently, IamMoi offers leather platform sneakers, loafers and slides, which are made by hand in Alicante, Spain. The styles retail from $145 to $165 at iammoi.com. “The name IamMoi s a play on the question ‘Who are you?’ It makes the customer think about who they are now, what they are doing and who they want to be,” Levine told FN. “I launched IamMoi as a response to the vitriol and what I felt were very un-American values coming from [President Donald Trump’s] administration. I felt guilty about my own political apathy in the past and my own ignorance abo...

Amazon Prime Day 2019: The best fashion, clothing, and accessories deals

This conversation is moderated according to USA TODAY’s community rules. Please read the rules before joining the discussion. — Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. However, our picks and opinions are independent from USA Today’s newsroom and any business incentives. It’s Amazon Prime Day. Because of this, there are a lot of sales (and not just ones from Amazon) going on—so many, in fact, that you might just be feeling a little overwhelmed by the sheer amount of stuff out there. Luckily for you, we’ve taken it upon ourselves to find the fashion deals worth your while. We’ll be updating this post as the day goes on, but here are the best fashion deals you can get this Prime Day.  Now is the perfect time to invest in a new pair of work shoes, thanks to these discounts from Cole Haan. Snag a sleek new bag, wallet, or watch at a steep discount with this Fossil sale. Most items are half off their typical price, making this a deal that’s hard to beat. Our coworker praises New Republic shoes, which are usually found via m...