Don’t Walk, Run.

While sitting on stage in front of a room of fired-up women at the United State of Women Galvanize Conference in Chicago on July 15, 2017, Illinois Senator Toi Hutchinson had one word of advice: “RUN.” The suggestion, or instruction (depending upon your interpretation), was echoed by a number of speakers throughout the day, and leaders including Dick Durbin and Valerie Jarrett encouraged women to run...Read More

Why Sky?

First of all, if you've found us, hurray! Now, you may be wondering about our name, The Sky Sisters. It's not immediately apparent what we're all about, right? After an 'experiment' on a previous project, it's been intentional to be a bit elusive this time around and open-ended. We wanted a positioning that allows leeway, movement and the ability to delve into a variety of topics...Read More
Dark Shopping Day

Branded

I admit it: I love brands. I drool over breezy Chloe gowns in Vogue and fratty Patagonia jackets. I even get off on a classic blue Croc. As aware as I am of the unsustainable, consumptive nature of capitalism, I am aware that I love consuming. What’s worse, I am a recent college graduate who has a budget big enough to cover my basic needs and...Read More