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Designer partners with Hub group for HIV/AIDS campaign [Bay State Banner, The (MA)] 

Posted by ABCD Public Information 11/25/2013 Categories: HIV/AIDS

TMCnet.com November 25, 2013

..."We are a very fashion-forward brand but we are a very conscious brand as well," Jean-Fontaine said. "We know that we have a purpose and we want to communicate that purpose, so we really want to use fashion to communicate what it is we're trying to say." For the fall I AM KREYOL Bazaar event, the fashion brand has partnered with Action for Boston Community Development to launch the "Safer is Sexy" HIV/AIDS awareness campaign.  Read more.

Joelle Jean-Fontaine partners with Action for Boston Community Development for HIV/AIDS campaign 

Posted by ABCD Public Information 10/10/2013 Categories: HIV/AIDS

Kassmin Williams The Bay State Banner 10/10/2013

Jessica Doricent of ExFailures Kreyol partnered with “V-Anne Designs” who will be a featured vendor at the I Am Kreyol Bazaar Saturday and “Juste Pour Toi” by Kaminor who is based in California.

When Joelle Jean-Fontaine launched her clothing line KREYOL, she set out to do more than create trendy clothing and accessories.

The designer wanted her line to dig deeper than appearance and shed light on the difficulties surrounding her homeland Haiti, where the brand’s name originates.

“We are a very fashion-forward brand but we are a very conscious brand as well,” Jean-Fontaine said. “We know that we have a purpose and we want to communicate that purpose, so we really want to use fashion to communicate what it is we’re trying to say.” Read More.

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