One of the best things about traveling is discovering new brands and designers you'd never find without hitting the ground.
But what if we told you it was possible to discover those under-the-radar international items from the comfort of your couch? Enter: Tictail, an online community of the world's best independent labels. It's filled to the brim with ready-to-wear, accessories, home goods, furniture, art, baby clothes — you name it.
We're narrowing in on some of the best fashion we found on our hours spent digging through the site. Ahead, 13 international (and home-grown) designers worth knowing. Click through to familiarize yourself with the cool companies no one else has heard of...yet.