Category: Culture

June 5 is World Environment Day – “the people’s day.”

1974 felt like the year that would never end. Inflation topped 11%. Richard Nixon was impeached. And just as this writer got a driver’s license, the national speed limit dropped […]


A century of swim: the evolution of the swimsuit

If there is one piece of clothing that’s evolved more than any other through the decades, it’s the swimming suit. The bathing suit. The swimsuit. Even the name has changed […]


A familiar face: Yara Shahidi — Actress, social activist, and former Garnet Hill Kids model

One of the exciting things about having a children’s clothing collection is working with young models as they’re just starting out and seeing what they do next. For some, like […]


Garnet Hill Sponsors Local WREN Art Show

The gallery at WREN (Women’s Rural Entrepreneurial Network), located on Main Street in Bethlehem, New Hampshire, kicked off its 2017 season with a gala event to preview art from shows […]


ON LOCATION: Shooting Spring ‘17 with Garnet Hill, PART 2: TUSCANY

In September of 2016, our photography team spent three weeks shooting Spring ‘17 swimwear and clothing collections in two unforgettable settings: the Greek island of Naxos, and Tuscany. You can […]


Small Space, Big Inspiration with California Closets

As you know, we recently designed and launched our mobile boutique, an artfully crafted shoppable boutique on wheels. We couldn’t have made this upcycled shipping container into a tiny home […]


Remodelista Reimagines the Eileen Fisher Bed

It excites us when someone styles our bedding in a fresh, new way. Remodelista recently did just that (not once, but twice), using luxurious all-season layers from the exclusive Eileen […]


40 years after Garnet Hill was born,
people still judge a brand by its cover.

Common sense and marketing consultants dictate that the most promising products in a catalog are sold on its cover. But customers tell us that when our catalog arrives, they put […]


Ode to “Rumpled” Sheets: Reading My Tea Leaves on Eileen Fisher Washed Linen

“I love a good sheet wrinkle. No, let’s use the word rumple. Rumpled sheets, smoothed as best as possible and tucked neatly around the mattress, are the stuff that summer […]


Where did the name Garnet Hill come from?

It’s a question we’ve heard often in 40 years – right up there with “What’s the difference between a King and a California King?” Garnet Hill is named for an […]