According to the Joint Economic Committee, fashion is a $1.2 trillion global industry, with more than $250 billion spent annually on fashion in the United States. That’s a lot of money, but where is that money going? Who made your products? These are questions we don’t often stop to ask. Mostly because it never occurred to us that we should ask.
Every Sseko Fellow is partnered with a Sole Sister in Uganda, meet my Sole Sister Teddy. About: Teddy is from Kawempe, though she grew up in Masaka. She enjoys tailoring, especially making bags. She loves joking around and also knows how to make mats and weave baskets. Her favorite food is matooke (plantain) with g-nuts […]
A few months ago I heard Liz Bohannon speak at a woman’s conference that I thought I was going to for the art journaling, but God had other plans. I could not get her story out of my head. It is such an amazing story!!!! It makes me cry every time I talk about it […]