Local Entrepreneur Nisha Blackwell Coming to Makes Cents 2017

Nisha Blackwell is the Founder/CEO of Knotzland, a start-up committed to sourcing and rescuing high-quality fabric and textile waste, and constructing them into stylish upcycled accessories. The uniqueness of her company lies in its commitment to crafting an ecosystem that brings artists, designers, organizations and customers into the sustainable fashion conversation. Nisha serves the Maker community through her facilitation of various hands-on classes as well as branding and social responsibility consulting for Makers and Artist of all mediums leading her to earn both Community Engagement Award for Homewood as well as Style Week Pittsburgh’s Designer of the year 2016.