This Mother's Day, we are thrilled to honor one of our extraordinary merchants, Julie, whose inspiring journey embodies the essence of strength, determination, and creativity. As a company that values and celebrates the diverse stories of our partners we are delighted to share Julie's remarkable path with you all.
Julie, a passionate Montessori-trained teacher with over seven years of experience in kindergarten, embarked on a new chapter in her life seeking fresh challenges. With immense courage, she ventured into the world of entrepreneurship, leaving an indelible mark along the way.
Driven by her deep love for artistic expression and cultural heritage, Julie founded Viatu Unique, a brand that specializes in crafting exquisite Ankara shoes. Each pair is meticulously handcrafted, reflecting the vibrant colors and rich traditions of Ankara/kitenge fabrics. Julie's unwavering commitment to quality has earned her a loyal following and widespread recognition.
However, Julie's entrepreneurial spirit didn't stop there. In collaboration with three remarkable individuals, she co-founded Kitukali, a creative collective dedicated to preserving and celebrating our diverse heritage. Recently, Julie launched House Of Iru, a brand that beautifully weaves culture and craftsmanship into every creation.
House of Iru sandal collection
Julie's creative process is a testament to her relentless pursuit of excellence. Through extensive research and collaboration with her talented artisans, she brings her visions to life, infusing each product with profound meaning and intricate craftsmanship. Julie's relentless dedication to quality ensures that every item from House Of Iru exceeds expectations.
House of Iru sneaker collection
As a mother, Julie draws boundless inspiration from her role, igniting an even greater drive to leave a lasting legacy. Motherhood has equipped her with resilience and determination, propelling her to create a brand that her children can be proud of—an embodiment of her love and unwavering commitment.
Today, as we celebrate Mother's Day, we commend Julie for her extraordinary journey. Her story is a testament to the power of passion, creativity, and the unwavering pursuit of dreams. We are privileged to have her as part of our team, where her remarkable talents continue to shape and inspire us all.
Join us in honoring Julie and all the incredible mothers who fearlessly pursue their dreams and leave a lasting impact on the world. Happy Mother's Day!