Category Archive: Organic, Sustainable and Made in the USA

Beckons and Doreen Virtue Collaborate

This fall Beckons Yoga Clothing and Dr. Doreen Virtue, author, motivational speaker and angel-intuitive, teamed up to raise awareness and money for Students Against Sweatshops by selling organic cotton, fair trade t-shirts. We… Continue reading

About Beckons Yoga Clothing

Beckons organic yoga clothing: Made to love, to last, to speak…and to give back. Beckons organic yoga clothing was created in 2006 by designer Becky Prater, a Denver, Colorado resident with a passion… Continue reading

Afraid of Cashmere? Here’s How to Care For It

I have heard a lot of people say that they do not wear cashmere because they do not know how to care for it. No need to fear. Here’s what you do: Washing… Continue reading

Put Your Money Where Your Beliefs Are

September 29, 2013 I was honored to be a guest blogger on http://www.blackdogasana.com. Here is a reprint of the blog. Dame Julie Andrews (yes, from the Sound of Music), in a recent graduation… Continue reading

The Business of Fast Fashion Video

Click here to watch: The Business of Fast Fashion Video. Created by OnlineMBA.com, this short video about the growing business of fast fashion takes a critical look at how disposable clothing impacts the… Continue reading

Lines and Circle: An Update on The Samburu Donation

Last year Beckons donated clothing to the Samburu People of Northern Kenya by way of Vital Yoga of Denver. They are a colorful group of nomadic people. Here is a piece written by… Continue reading

Why Buy Organic Cotton Clothing?

The word “organic” gets thrown around a lot these days in the marketing world, but what does it really mean? To us, it means using sustainable practices to make clothing that is not… Continue reading

About Designer and Owner Becky Prater

Becky Prater (center) is an inspired artist, a creative spirit, a yoga convert, and a career designer. Having worked for more than 25 years in apparel design—she’s created everything from wedding dresses and… Continue reading

Beckons Donates to the Waldo Canyon Fire Victims

The Waldo Canyon fire burned 18,000+ acres of land; 32,000 people were evacuated from their homes, with 346 houses completely destroyed in the mountain neighborhoods west of Colorado Springs. This fire is identified… Continue reading

Beckons Goes to Kenya

In July, Beckons partnered with Vital Yoga of Denver to bring organic clothing to the Samburu Tribe of Kenya. Micah Springer, co-owner of the flourishing Denver-based Vital Yoga Studio visited this colorful community,… Continue reading