french black woman launches ankara printed eyewear brand maïwax

October 21, 2016

Did someone say Black, French, and fashionable eyewear brand? Sign me up! Maïwax, the brand combining ankara prints with high end eyewear designs was founded by Black Frenchwoman Maïmouna Tirera, an optometrist who saw a void in the market and responded with a company of her own! The frames include a variety of color schemes and prints and come in a various styles like wayfarer, circular, and rectangular for every face shape. Check out the frames below!

By T. McLendon, AFROPUNK Contributor

Photos courtesy of Maïwax