Since moving down here to South Florida 5 years ago, I have met some wonderful individuals & families. One of my absolute favorite sister-friends is Ngozi Selassie. We met through her husband's yoga class & remain connected, she's the only one who does my hair and she really became like instant family. I have been buying hand-crafted jewelry from Ngozi for years so I figured it was time for a major shout out.
Never underestimate the power of a good gemstone from a great person! Felicia Woods is the owner of Enchanted Jewelz, my favorite beading & gemstone store in South Florida and she recently gifted my boyfriend and I some of the flyyest gemstones ever. She gave me a Carnelian, which is an excellent stone for entrepreneurs as it promotes "motivation and endurance, leadership and courage" (1).
Miami Culture Maven:Hi Loreal so nice to sit with you to talk a little about your line Goddess Fashion Factory, you know you're one of my favs in Miami. So please tell us how you got started.
Loreal Banks:Well in 2003 I got my first sewing machine & I actually started learning to se in my church. Then in 2005 I attended American Intercontinental University to study fashion marketing & fashion design. So I've been in...