B R A N D
WOMAN-OWNED || BLACK DESIGNER || FREETOWN, SIERRA LEONE
Madam Wokie by Mary-Ann Kai Kai is a Sierra Leone name brand with modern, contemporary, handmade men's and women's clothing and accessories by skilled artisans. Our cool separates, eclectic prints, tie dye and kontri cloth form part of our DNA. Our designs fuse heritage Sierra Leonean aesthetics with chic modern designs and transforms fashion with excellence and elegance. This label does not adhere to seasons instead preferring timelessness with collections that are available year-round. Our fashion brand was founded in 2009 to design exclusive, durable and affordable African-inspired garments and accessories. The brands name is inspired by Mary-Ann's maternal great-grandmother, Madam Wokie Massaquoi, one of the few female Paramount Chief’s in post-colonial Sierra Leone. Madam Wokie specializes in producing African inspired bridal, ready-to-wear and bespoke garments. The brand fuses heritage Sierra Leonean aesthetics with elegant modern designs. Having started off with a ready-to-wear line, the brand has expanded to include bespoke tailoring, styling, fashion consultancy, bag, jewelry, footwear and fabric production.