About the Brand
Christie Brown was founded in March 2008 with the launch of the brands first run way show in Accra. Creative Director, Aisha Obuobu began her love affair with fashion at early age. However, the real motivation came from watching her grandmother Christie Brown (after whom the label is named), a seamstress, create rich and vibrant garments. As a little girl, she reveled in playing with shreds of African print material and designed minicollections for her favorite dolls.
Today, Christie Brown stands uniquely as women apparel and accessories manufacturer and retailer with pieces ranging from beautiful bespoke gowns, practical yet statement ready to wear pieces to innovative accessories primarily inspired by the African culture and art. Her clothes and accessories have made a bold statement, painting the runways with a fuse of color and culture, fit for the contemporary African woman.
Christie Brown is built on a foundation that has helped develop a business that goes beyond just creating clothing and accessories.
“The designs are a marriage of bold colors, textures and designs, which leave each woman feeling confident.We believe that our clothing is designed to complement the amazing personalities of African women. The brands main point of differentiation: finding creative ways to tap into the each woman innermost emotions and desires and satisfying them through our innovative products, services and vision of the brand in its entirety.”
Christie Brown is now proudly a reputable fashion brand that is a “go to” brand for women looking for sophisticated yet wearable fashion pieces mostly inspired by African culture art and heritage.