“Urban Zen has long been desired throughout the world, and now it’s available on your mobile devices, too,” says Donna Karan with the unveiling of www.urbanzen.com, the e-commerce channel of Urban Zen, the lifestyle brand she created which has been inspired by her philosophy of living
“With this website, we invite you to experience the Urban Zen world, a soulful marriage of commerce and philanthropy. Our goal was to create the same visceral and sensual experience online that we have in our retail stores,” Ms. Karan added.
Urban Zen serves as a collective of Karan’s experiences as a designer, yogi, philanthropist, and traveler – Urban Zen is a connection of mind, body and spirit; touched and inspired by cultures and craftsman from around the world.
The new e-commerce site — a reflection of the Urban Zen lifestyle stores currently located in New York City; Sag Harbor, NY; and Aspen, CO — offers a namesake collection of unique and luxurious women’s ready-to-wear apparel, artisan jewelry, handcrafted leather pieces, globally inspired furniture and home décor, as well as other soulful objects of desire. Urban Zen’s products are developed in partnership with artisans from around the world who align with Karan’s ideals of a soulful economy mission.
The site incorporates Donna Karan’s Voice, which features her travels around the world, inspirations, special events, and well-being initiatives.
Urban Zen supports the Urban Zen Foundation, which strives to create, connect and collaborate to raise awareness and inspire change in the areas of preservation of culture, well-being and education.