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Overcoming the Comparison Trap

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Comparison, often deemed the thief of joy, leads individuals into longing over perceived inadequacies. Fixating on others' accomplishments or possessions can breed self-sabotage, overshadowing personal achievements. In truth, there will always be someone seemingly "better" in various aspects...

The Power of Mentorship

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As Ayana Ife embarked on her post-Project Runway journey in 2017, she found herself craving more than just fashion design skills. She sought the wisdom and guidance of someone who had navigated the intricacies of running a business...

Ayana Actives take on the Joy of Being Your Own Hero

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Ayana Ife recently had the remarkable opportunity to address students at Bucknell University, courtesy of The Griot Institute. The institute, dedicated to studying Black lives and the African American condition, chose Ayana Active to speak on the overarching...

The Art of Crafting a Vision Board

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Vision boards, rooted in ancient practices dating back to Egyptian times, stand as timeless reminders to nurture a healthy mindset and sustain motivation in daily life. These visual manifestations of aspirations serve as powerful tools for goal prioritization...

Empowering Modesty: Ayana Active's Innovation in Weightlifting Attire

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As part of Ayana Active's ongoing innovation series, the creation of the first-ever modest weightlifting outfit marks a significant milestone in the intersection of fashion, functionality, and inclusivity. The journey began when Ayana received a call from Mubarakah...

Sustainable Stitches: Ayana Active's Three Pillars of Eco-Friendliness

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At Ayana Active, our commitment to eco-friendliness revolves around three core initiatives: Made in USA: Ayana Active proudly manufactures activewear in the USA, minimizing carbon emissions associated with overseas travel. Fair treatment for employees is assured by working...