Kua Layouts will host a pop-up tour throughout the United States in five main metropolitan areas including Atlanta, Miami, Los Angeles, New York Town, and Washington, D.C., bringing their lifestyle meets cosmopolitan purses and jewellery from the vibrant African city of Accra, Ghana this summertime.
Kua Types is the brainchild of Resourceful Director, Ruby Buah, previously a financial analyst for Coca-Cola in Atlanta, Ga., who started seeking a artistic outlet and started off exploring different varieties of artwork in her spare time. She explored jewellery-making, and in three yrs it went from remaining a hobby to a part-time jewellery making organization. Ruby produced the leap and moved to New York, earning a degree in Jewellery Style and design at the prestigious Vogue Institute of Know-how. To no shock, she created on her jewellery line by incorporating an equally exciting handbag line. A handful of several years afterwards she returned to the city of Accra to open up and function her individual chic boutique and start off a household. Kua Types is named fondly after Ruby’s mother and signifies the acronym “Keeping Us Authentic.”
“I am thrilled to just take Kua on the highway in the US this summer months! I simply cannot wait around to interact with the awesome men and women who have patronized my brand name for a long time and I seem forward to conference new kinds. It is my enjoyment to share a bit of my lifestyle with you by means of my layouts,” Ruby Buah adds about bringing her minimal selection to the U.S.
Kua Designs will current a limited collection featuring beaded jewellery, purses, clothing, and other coveted goods for females through their shopping pop-up tour. Most predicted are the unique clutch luggage that were being born out of the joy of currently being capable to re-function and create something lovely out of day-to-day African print fabrics. For several years these materials ended up principally utilised to make conventional garments worn by Ghanaian mothers and grandmothers. Ruby also appears to be like ahead to showcasing and selling her jewellery assortment established to aid her philanthropic division Kua Cares, an initiative that trains and employs visually impaired females in jewellery-producing.
Kua Layouts U.S. Pop-Up Shop Tour Schedule:
Saturday, June 25th | 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
The Bakery CoWork, 1500 Southland Circle NW, Suite H, Atlanta Ga., 30318
Saturday, July 9th | 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
The Dollhouse Boutique, 315 E 8th Road, Los Angeles, Calif. 90014
Saturday, July 23rd | 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Ipade, 1700 Connecticut Avenue NW, Suite 400, Washington, D.C., 20009
Saturday, July 16th | 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Cool Resourceful, 300 NE 62nd St, Miami, Fla. 33138
New York Metropolis
Saturday, July 30th | 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.