Kwesiya is a ready-to-wear and accessories brand based in Canada. The label specializes in Wax textiles, vibrant fabrics characteristic of West Africa.Our primary mission is to captivate audiences from all cultures, while promoting the use of African fabrics. From business attire, fresh and casual outfits to special event wear;
we create pieces that can be worn for any occasion. Kwesiya [kwé-si-ya] which means “Mix It” in a Cameroonian dialect, defines the label and it essence of inclusion.Fanny Ngantcheu is the founder and creative director of Kwesiya. She dug deep into her culture and crafted a story that formed the basis her collections: mixture.
Through her designs, she wants to bring uniqueness to your wardrobe. Kwesiya has been showcasing its collections on the runways of the African Fashion Week
in Toronto since 2013, won the 2017 Accessory Designer of the Year
Award at the African Fashion Industry award, and the 2018 Female Innovation Award .
You can find Kwesiya products at its flagship boutique in 171 Harbord St, Toronto. Curated pieces are also available at the following locations.