feature: british nigerian businesswoman vanessa ifediora sells massive 100% merino wool blankets and scarves through etsy

March 2, 2016

Check out Osaka-based British Nigerian businesswoman Vanessa Ifediora’s Etsy shop, 10 Journeys. 10 Journeys, launched this past January, sells 100% merino wool throw blankets and chunky scarves which are currently available in 78 gorgeous colors. These babies are so massive that Ifediora actually knits them by using her arms as giant knitting needles—whoa.

By Erin White*, AFROPUNK contributor

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