“Again, you can't connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something – your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life.”-Steve Jobs
Here in Nigeria, we are obviously not left behind in this movement.From Lagos to Abuja to Kaduna to Ilorin, many modest brands are coming up across the country and it can only get better. (In sha Allah).
Whenever clients meet me at the Moda by Maryam store they try to ask questions and give advice on what direction I should take the business. Like why do you only do ready-to wear? Why don’t you collect my fabric and sew this for me?