African Designer workshop in Ghana © ITC Ethical Fashion Initiative


Studio 189 is a fashion brand based in Ghana created by Abrima Erwiah and Rosario Dawson. The womenswear and menswear clothing brand aims to create job opportunities through fashion that lead to the empowerment and education of African artisans and creatives. With the Ethical Fashion Initiative, Studio 189 received mentoring from fashion industry professionals (Simonetta Gianfelici, the Vogue Italia team and the Ethical Fashion Initiative team) and participated in Vogue Talents during Milan Fashion Week and at a fashion pop-up store in Ghana.