Harlem Fashion Row's Fashion in Color Podcast Ep. 15 | Inside Studio 189 with Abrima Erwiah

Fashion, Heritage, and Social Enterprise

In this episode, Abrima Erwiah takes us on a journey through her fascinating life and career. From her family's background in modeling and entrepreneurship to her inspiring trip to the Democratic Republic of Congo with Rosario Dawson, Abrima shares the transformative moments that led to the creation of Studio 189. Dive deep into her decision to leave the corporate world behind, the challenges she faced as an entrepreneur, and her reflections on grief, creativity, and the future of sustainable fashion.

This must-watch episode includes:

  • Inspiration for Studio 189: Discover how a trip to the Democratic Republic of Congo sparked the idea for Studio 189 and its mission to empower artisans.
  • Leaving the Corporate World: Hear Abrima's candid story of leaving luxury fashion brands to pursue her passion for impact work.
  • Challenges and Perseverance: Explore the obstacles Abrima faced as an entrepreneur and her unwavering determination to keep pushing forward.

Special thanks to Harlem Fashion Row  & Brandice Daniel!

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