Meet Marcelline

Marcelline with the Robertsport Clutch $28 Marcelline’s Story Meet the woman behind the Robertsport Clutch and Monrovia Wristlet “I come from Rwanda and I am a mother of one daughter. I have lived in Kenya 18 years as a refugee. Because of the events I have seen in Rwanda, I will never go back. When I … More Meet Marcelline

“My Seamstress Died Last Week”

Christianity Today recently posted an article in response to the tragic garment factory collapse in Bangladesh. We liked it so much we thought we’d repost it here. Please share your thoughts below! CRAFTIVIST COLLECTIVE / FLICKR Ignoring Worker Injustice Won’t Make It Go Away APR 30, 2013 Taking the source of our shopping seriously. Wendy McMahan, guest writer … More “My Seamstress Died Last Week”

African Fashion by Amani ya Juu

This was originally posted on Women & Africa, a positive platform for women & Africa. Amani Liberia is a sewing and business-training project for women in Liberia. The project serves a two-fold purpose.  The Pocket Dress            First, Amani gives women the opportunity to improve skills such as purchasing, bookkeeping, quality control, management and … More African Fashion by Amani ya Juu