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What is Sustainability?

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“Sustainability” is often a buzz word that we read in the news, on social media, and when considering what products to buy at a store. But what does it actually mean? What does it mean for a company...

The Art of Creative Partnerships: Navigating Collaboration

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Collaboration is at the heart of bringing creative visions to life, and for Ayana Ife, founder of Ayana Active, working with vendors has been a crucial aspect of her entrepreneurial journey. Here are key insights Ife has gained,...

Precision in Every Stitch: The Pattern Making Process

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In the intricate world of Ayana Active's design journey, the next pivotal phase after sketching and prototyping is the meticulous art of pattern making. Ayana Ife shares the nuances of this process, emphasizing the brand's commitment to impeccable...

How Ideas Turn to Clothing at Ayana Active: The Design Process

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Embarking on the design process for Ayana Active is a meticulous journey that begins with inspiration far before anything is cut, sewn, or stitched. Ayana Ife shares insights into the brand’s creative process that shapes the chic, performance-driven...

NAVIGATING THE INVESTOR REALM

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Founder Ayana Ife with Angelo Valletta, President and CEO of Ben Franklin Technology Partners of NEP. Finding an investor for your business can be a daunting task, but it's a crucial step on the path to growth and success. At...

New year, same me: A Journey of Confidence and Inclusivity

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As we step into the new year and draw closer to the eagerly anticipated launch of our brand, we find ourselves contemplating Ayana Ife's extraordinary journey. Her path is marked by a profound commitment to the empowerment of women,...