Guatemalan culture has many potential and nuances. Their customs have a unique point of reference which deserves to be known by other cultures. An excellent initiative is established by the International Influencer Francesca Kennedy. She has created a company called Ix Style (pronounced “eye ex” in English) which is a charitable initiative for profit that sells sandals and handbags made by Mayan artisans in Guatemala, from where the founder of his family.
She recently bought a group of Role Models including actresses and influencers Jamie Chung, Serinda Swan, Ruthie Lindsey, Amanda Hearst, DJ Mia Moretti + Margot of The Dolls to help with their donation of water filters to children around Lake Atitlan and the opportunity to meet the Mayan artisans that make Ix Style’s products.
NEW PRODUCTS LAUNCHED ON GUATEMALA TRIP
The trip coincides with the launch of their Worry Doll + Pom Pom sandal collection. According to Guatemalan (where all of our products are made by Mayan artisans) legend, you tell your Worry Doll all of your worries and place the doll under your pillow while you sleep and when you wake up the Worry Doll takes all of your worries away!
ABOUT FRANCESCA KENNEDY
The founder of Ix Style, Francesca Kennedy, was featured on and won Project Runway: Fashion Startup. Rebecca Minkoff is now an investor and partner in Ix Style.
Francesca was named Inc.com’s Top 27 Women Business Leaders of 2017.
People En Espanol named Francesca 25 Most Powerful Latinas of 2018.
You can find more about Francesca and her products here:
Francesca Kennedy | Founder + Social Entrepreneur
Ix Style Water For Children | Fashion That Gives Back | www.ixstyle.com