ELLE SA

With the goal of introducing the world to the weaving techniques done by the women of Ghana, Ghanaian native Akosua Afriyie-Kumi moved to Ghana in pursuit of her fashion dream. Today she is the creative director of her own luxury, handmade accessories brand A A K S, which is not only capturing international attention but is also providing sustainable employment for African women. Elle gets to know Afriyie-Kumi a little bit better here . . . .