Kuwala is an online boutique that curates unique and exclusive pieces from socially responsible fashion brands inspired by Africa. We offer fashion conscious consumers beautifully hand-crafted pieces from talented fashion designers and ethical women’s cooperatives based all across Africa and the Diaspora.
"Ready to wear, ready to shine"
Originating from the Malawian language of Chichewa, the words “ku wala” mean “to shine,” while “ku vala” means “to wear”. We want you to shine with confidence in our ready to wear designs.
Our mission is to provide high quality, hand-made clothing and accessories that fuse African fabrics, beading, and embroidery with popular Western styles.
At the heart of our business is the platform we have created for African-inspired designers to showcase and market their creations to the world. Through Kuwala, we are promoting a positive economic impact within their communities while redefining “African” fashion abroad.
As a social enterprise, we at Kuwala believe in promoting:
Visit the Website: https://kuwala.co