Street Style: The Story Behind Our Clothes

Paola Masperi of Mayamiko

“For me it was all a bit of an experiment – my end game is to empower people and help create opportunities for a better life for them, but I also strongly believe that fashion offers a massive opportunity, and there is space to produce beautifully designed and cut pieces that are on trend and desirable by global audiences. I have big ambitions and I’d love to touch as many lives as possible in a positive, if tiny, way.”

Paola is the founder of Mayamiko, a diverse fashion label for women who love style and quality and knowing the story and people behind the label. All designs are cut and sewn in their workshop in Malawi.
Paola is wearing:
Shell Top (by Mayamiko, cut and sewn in their workshop in Malawi)
Custom Made Culottes (by Mayamiko, cut and sewn in their workshop in Malawi)Emma, the Mayamiko Lab Malawi Operations Manager is wearing:
Custom Made Batik Cape (by Mayamiko, hand dyed, cut and sewn in their workshop in Malawi)
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