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DESIGNER SPOTLIGHT: Studio 189 by Rosario Dawson and Abrima Erwiah
Posted by Robyn Burnaford on
Image via eco-age.com Not only does Studio 189 create beautiful, colorfully printed pieces that we want to wear everywhere, but they are a beyond inspiring brand. We discovered the brand when curating our Diversity in Design Styleboard Series, and immediately went to work to learn more. Co-founded by Rosario Dawson and Abrima Erwiah, Studio 189 "is an artisan produced fashion lifestyle brand and social enterprise that focuses on empowerment, creating jobs and supporting education and skills training. The brand currently operates a store in Accra (Ghana), an ecommerce site, a manufacturing facility in Accra, and supports various community led projects in Africa and...