Featured VentureMom – Cara Hodgekiss

Oliphant is a contemporary women’s ready-to-wear brand created by designer Cara Hotchkiss. Inspired by her love of travel, color, and her nomadic upbringing, OLIPHANT’s aesthetic and signature styles are an amalgamation of effortless beauty and sophistication. 

The brand is known for its clever color combinations and playful prints that evoke a sense of whimsy and adventure. With a passion for color and appreciation of handcrafted pieces, the details of each garment are created by following traditional techniques like hand-block printing, beading, and hand embroidery, while only using fabrics and materials of the highest quality. 

Each collection is lovingly made in small batches by a team of artisans around the world with a focus on preserving ancient traditions and sustainability. Designed for the spirited traveler and made to be worn day to night, the collection radiates endless summer and timeless style. OLIPHANT™ has quickly gained a notable spot in the boutique fashion market and is carried in specialty boutiques and resorts across the globe.