AKA SAVRAN - The Beginning Of Our Story
AKA SAVRAN SPIRIT
AKA SAVRAN is aligned with fine artistry, strong passion and embracing a revolutionary spirit. Ultimately, striving to inspire our community in the most beautiful way. By having limitless dreams.
Our freedom, authenticity and artistry, creates an unique design culture. Altogether being influenced by our values the ‘Trois C’: Curiosity, Creativity and Community.
These elements are crucial in every part of our process from handcrafting the fine pieces by masterful artisans to the healthy communication with our community. Altogether, the AKA SAVRAN symbolizes the marriage between creative freedom and dreaming.
THE FOUNDING SPIRIT OF AKA SAVRAN
The legacy of AKA SAVRAN is founded upon the artistic and entrepreneurial spirit within Africa. The idea of creating this brand was sparked during a cold winter and stylish spring in Paris. The AKA SAVRAN collective had a dream to start a revolution within the world of Luxury, Accessories and Eyewear.
The spirit of AKA SAVRAN is focused on bringing diversity and a crucial change within the world of Luxury, Accessories and Eyewear. It is critical due to 90% of the luxury brands and companies are owned by three conglomerates. This change is needed because otherwise certain stories, visions and ideas will never be shared with the world.
The late great Patrice Emery Lumumba was one of the key figures within the independency of Congo. Lumumba inspired iconic revolutionaries such as Malcolm X and Che Guevera. This is his famous independence speech.
Cartier’s success is based on his boldness. Cartier has grown since its founding in Paris by Louis-François Cartier in 1847 by embracing innovators and free spirits into the Maison. This pioneering spirit is stronger than ever now.
From his coup in 1983 through his deposition and assassination in 1987, Thomas Sankara was a Burkinabé military commander, who served as President of Burkina Faso. A charismatic and legendary symbol of revolution.
A staple within Japanese fashion, design and eyewear sector. Mitsuhiro Matsuda is the founder of Matsuda which emphasis on traditions and craftmanship. A true artisan of his craft. Lastly, a true inspiration for AKA SAVRAN.