CEO: Opoku-Adusei Kafui
Ghana – Oak Stitches Biography
Kafui, born in Nigeria to an Ashanti Father and Ewe Mother both of Ghanaian origin started crocheting at a very tender age by watching and learning from a British Granny who lived in the same compound with her family in the 90s. That awesome Nana gifted her, her first 3.5mm crochet hook and soon after had to move back to her country. Over 20 years of Self teaching and experience in fiber arts,
Kafui's passion grew and so did all the encouragements from friends and family hence the Birth of OAK STITCHES Brand in the year 2010 following the arrival of her First Son as every Crocheted piece made for him attracted lots of admiration and complements.
Kafui has many interests in Creativity that includes Beading, Sewing, Painting, and anything Handcrafted. When She is not crocheting, She enjoys reading, playing Scrabble, or just spending time with her Two Adorable Sons (Edwyn and Ethan).
OAK STITCHES has designed Baby/Kids Clothing and accessories used in lots of Baby's first photoshoots, Christening, Birthdays and other Special Occasions.
Seven years on, the Brand took that BOLD step of creating fashionable Urban and Vintage wears that are 100% Handmade and inspired by Intricate Patterns and Designs.
OAK STITCHES Brand is known for carefully picked out materials, color schemes, embellishment and great detailing. Our Techniques and Finishing gives perfect fitting, flair and elegance upon execution and our Creations now cuts across Age and Gender.
Our Aim is to take the Ghanaian Fashion Industry by Storm with Timeless and Contemporary yet very African Masterpieces.
We seek to Expand beyond the Country and Continent while gaining great recognition. OAK STITCHES aspires to be a WORLD CLASS CROCHET BRAND.