April G.A.L Awards: Kymberly Achuba
I know it's the 1st of May but I owe the month of April a G.A.L who is doing big things! Check her out!
Name - Kymberly Achuba - K.Y.
Occupation - Fashion Design
Tell me about yourself: Aspiring fashion designer based out of Dallas, Tx. Began my line because it was a passion of mine and I wanted to express this to my daughter. I want to show her it's possible to do whatever it is you set your mind to.
Relationships Status? In a relationship
What is something you are proud of? I am proud of the fact that I decided to take that chance and take charge of my happiness. I dreamt of this for years, and I finally turned it into my reality
What moves you? Music, it enhances my mood. It inspires my work and vision.
What is the best piece of advice that you have received? If it doesn't make you uncomfortable it is not about to change your life.
T’Challa, Killmonger, or M’Baku, who is bae? T'Challa although he's King he let's his Queen run things from time to time. Shoot but M'Baku that tree right there...
Name a mistake you made and how you learned from it? Doubting myself. I always refer back to my shows. That final walk through all the love...
What is a book that you recommend to others: #GIRLSBOSS
Name one thing that you do for self care? Meditate
When was the last time you cried? Shoot, last month. My kid had pneumonia.
Name one of your heroes? Madonna - She pushed the limits and didn't care what anyone had to say.
What do you want other single women to know? Self love is unapologetic
Where do you see yourself in 10 years? Designs By K.Y. on steroids
Name something that scared you and how you over came it - Being accepted. I had to accept the fact I am not for everyone, and everyone isn't for me. Keeping a good heart and positive vibes.
For More From Kymberly Achuba, Check out her IG - @designsbyk.y Facebook - Designs By K.Y.
She also was recently featured in the Fashion Presentation for Angelman Syndrome in NYC - The Paul Hotel, NYC.