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Princess! Your Melanin = Magic

Melanin, earlier in life, the words black and beautiful were never spoken in one sentence and it was beyond comprehension to attach labels of excellence to darkness. And for a while I fell for that lie and believed wholeheartedly that being black is a bad...

She left a six figure salary job to pursue her dreams, here are 20 insights she used to fight her fears.

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The Concept of William Okpo started on a damn plane ride!

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] 19 and 23 we decided to start William Okpo. In this picture we were on a family vacation in Nigeria , Lizzy had us on a hunt for some fabric that she was traditionally not supposed to use, but she was determined. Til this day...

This feeling in my heart …

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] I’ve always had this feeling in my heart since a child, that I’m suppose to change the world…I’m still crazy enough to believe it! Five years ago I decided to move to New York with no real plan, but with just that one confirmation in...