Entries by Sarah

Sourcing Story – Lindie and Friends

  WORK+SHELTER is working with Lindie and Friends! Creator Kara Lesondak answered some questions so you could get to know her and Lindie and Friends better! Read our interview and then visit the Lindie and Friend’s website and order yours today!   1. How did you come up with the idea for Lindie and Friends? […]

W+S Co-founder Namita on India, W+S and “My World”

  After a recent trip to WORK+SHELTER New Dehli with Theresa Vandermeer and Jorel Van Os, Namita Krul shared with us some of her notes on the progress at the shelter and some goals for the coming year. “I realized,after visiting the shelter once again, how much progress the ladies have made. Not only with […]

Watch the interview with WORK+SHELTER founder Theresa Vandermeer from Working Woman Report here and hear the powerful story behind WORK+SHELTER, then make sure you visit The Lotus Odyssey and help us support the amazing women of WORK+SHELTER.    

Madison Cowl

The women at WORK+SHELTER are busy working on the Madison Cowl ( with plenty of help from W+S Founder Jorel) These cowls will soon be available on The Lotus Odyssey, and the patterns are available for purchase on The Sweatshop Of Love.

Working Hard in New Delhi

WORK+SHELTER Founders Theresa, Namita and Jorel are in New Dehli and wanted to share some pictures of their adventure! Check back soon for exciting new updates from WORK+SHELTER!  

The Lotus Odyssey

Want to support WORK+SHELTER? Shop The Lotus Odyssey and experience Good Karma Luxury. You will not only find the gorgeous, hand knit goods created by the women at WORK+SHELTER, but soaps, made of organic ingredients in the Himalayas and  luxurious creams with apricot oil and pure essential oils. Hand- woven, wild-silk scarves in shimmering, iridescent colors are […]


Another adorable product made by the women of WORK+SHELTER, Bookworm, is here! Bookworm Bookworm is an adorable plush worm who has an affinity for books (hence the name), diverse human interaction, and exploring different cultures.  Bookworm embraces compassion for all people, no matter what shape, size, color, or type! Bookworm is very proud to be […]

Rubina and WORK+SHELTER!

WORK+SHELTER has teamed up with Rubina to create these gorgeous cowls!  Read our interview with Rubina Founder,  Kari Litzmann, then visit the Rubina site to read more about this wonderful organization and order your super cozy Chevron Cowl today! 1. What is Rubina and how did it come about? Rubina sells accessory products exclusively made by designers collaborating […]

Dastkar Nature Bazaar

Check out our Facebook page for some great pictures of a few of the women of WORK+SHELTER enjoying the day at the Dastkar Nature Bazaar.