Our Partners

Empowered By You

Empowered By You believes in using lingerie as a tool of empowerment rather than one of seduction. With Empowered By You panties, what empowers you empowers women everywhere. Each panty we sell goes to fund the Seven Bar Foundation's microfinance efforts, creating small loans that give women a way out of poverty and into self-sufficiency. It is not just a panty. It is a mission. Shop the EmpoweredbyS189 panty here or browse their site for more info.

Waves 4 Water

Waves 4 Water works on the front-line to provide clean water to communities in need around the world. Every Studio One Eighty Nine dog tag purchase will buy one new Waves 4 Water filter to be handed hand out in one of our communities. So one dog tag = 1 Million Gal of clean water. Shop the dog tag or get involved with Waves 4 Water here.

V-DAY & One Billion Rising

V-Day and One Billion Rising are the inspiration behind the creation of Studio One Eighty Nine and we are so very honored to call them our partners. V-Day is a global activist movement to end violence against women and girls. V-Day is a catalyst that promotes creative events to increase awareness, raise money, and revitalize the spirit of existing anti-violence organizations. It generates broader attention for the fight to stop violence against women and girls, including rape, battery, incest, female genital mutilation (FGM), and sex slavery. Rise with us.

Cash & Rocket

Cash & Rocket Thirty-five red cars and seventy of the most successful women are hand-picked each year from the worlds of fashion, film, music, art and business to travel to the top cities of Europe and unite in their efforts to raise global awareness and funds for our chosen charities. More info on the tour.


The United Nations International Trade Centre’s mission is to foster sustainable economic development and contribute to achieving the Millennium Development Goals in developing countries and transition economies through trade and international business development. Find out how to support the millennium development goals.


OAfrica is a non-profit organization developing programs and projects to help vulnerable children and their families in Ghana, West Africa. The goal is to rescue vulnerable children in need of care and to trace and reunify children with their families. These children are often separated from their families by poverty, the HIV/AIDs epidemic and the increase of rural–to-urban migration. Get involved to donate or volunteer now.

UN Women

In July 2010, the United Nations General Assembly created UN Women, the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women. In doing so, UN Member States took an historic step in accelerating the Organization’s goals on gender equality and the empowerment of women. The creation of UN Women came about as part of the UN reform agenda, bringing together resources and mandates for greater impact. It merges and builds on the important work of four previously distinct parts of the UN system, which focused exclusively on gender equality and women’s empowerment…read more.

Radford University – Fashion Department

This programme aimes at creating Fashion and Textile Designers; explorers of fashion trends, creative professionals able to link theoretical concepts, innovation, organisation and relationship skills to the production world. Studio One Eighty is honored and proud to work with the department of fashion in multiple facets from funding scholarships, to teaching workshops and mentoring students. Radford University.

Shine on Sierra Leone

Shine on Sierra Leone’s mission is to shine the light on Sierra Leone’s needs and create sustainable programs to promote thriving self-sufficient communities. From Education, micro credits, computer & adult literacy to SOSL maternal & child l health care, Shine On covers it all. To support you can either buy one of their up-cycled knit scarfs on our site here or go directly to