Think Global, Act Local: How 10-Year-Old Fashion Designer Brings Africa to America

When 10-year-old Egypt “Ify” Ufele was being bullied at school about her weight, she turned her frustration into profit and purpose with Chubiiline, a full-figured fashion line “bringing Africa to America, one design at a time.” With a plus-sized fashion line recently shown at New York Fashion Week, and a few years of experience traveling …