MADE IN UGANDA
Founded by Guilaine Bayubasire, WOSWIFT has gained the attention of others using vivid and unique designs of quality bags and other goods with a driven passion behind their fashion. With an array of designs in the 2023/2024' catalog you are sure to see something that catches the eye.
WOSWIFT Women Foundation, a fashion house dedicated to empowering refugee women in Uganda through the art of crocheting. WOSWIFT originating from Uganda, is a company with a legacy and passion of empowering others through the art of crotchet work artistry and fashion.
This company has the sophisticated appeal of a runway show with the durable quality of utility wear, WOSWIFT designs are quickly making their mark on the fashion world. With a purpose for helping others, WOSWIFT gives back to its headquarters in Uganda by giving towards support towards mental health & povety issues. WOSWIFT's beginnings are rooted in giving back and paying it forward for your community.
--Below you find WOSWIFT designed accessories
"Guilane Bayubasire says WOSWIFT is not just a fashion brand but a movement."
Founder: Guilaine Bayubasire
Vision: WOSWIFT envisions a future where refugee women in Uganda thrive by harnessing crocheting skills to generate sustainable income and elevate their overall quality of life.
Mission: WOSWIFT Women Foundation utilizes the art of crocheting to elevate the mental well-being and livelihoods of refugee women while nurturing a community grounded in incivility.
Problem Statement: Refugee women in Uganda encounter multiple obstacles, including mental health struggles and economic hardships, hampering their access to education and employment opportunities.
Solution: WOSWIFT Women Foundation introduces crocheting as a therapeutic activity with the potential to improve mental health, boost self-esteem, and foster community ties. By imparting crocheting skills and resources, we aim to create sustainable livelihoods for refugee women while enhancing their overall mental well-being.