What is our mission?
The Benóla Crystale mission is to create unity by introducing the rich, colorful and unique African Culture to people from all works of life. Our goal is to speak to individuals from around the world using a common language of fashion and style.
Benóla Crystale is a US based African inspired Luxury lifestyle brand. The label produces men and women accessories, clothes and other household items under the brand name Benóla Crystale. Majority of the products are made with African inspired fabric/patterns, designed and manufactured exclusively for the brand. Benóla Crystale's mission is to showcase the beauty in Africa’s culture to the world, through fashion and design. Our goal is to change the narrative of Africa from a story of poverty to one of abundance, vibrance and wealth. In doing so we hope to inspire other cultures to embrace and experience Africa. We’re also passionate about female entrepreneurship and empowerment. Through our work we’re creating opportunities for women from around the world to learn, grow and create wealth. The company is led by Crystal Olanma Evuleocha it's founder and CEO. Crystal is a self taught seamstress with a passion for fashion and style. Her background is in Economics and Law
Benóla Crystale offers a selection of uniquely designed hand sewn pieces. None of our pieces are exactly alike. They all have a story and this is reflected in the difference in patterns on pieces of the same category/name. The cultured man collection is the Benóla Crystale pioneer collection.
What do we offer?
We offer a selection of uniquely designed hand sewn pieces. None of our pieces are exactly alike. They all have a story and this is reflected in the difference in patterns on pieces of the same category / name. Expect a piece that is different each time.
What does Benóla Crystale mean?
Benóla Crystale is a combination of names that have significant meanings. The name is as a result of the fusion between, love, respect and beauty. It is deeply rooted in the love of family and respect for African roots and culture. Simply put Benóla Crystale stands for all things beautiful and flamboyant in every way.
'Ben" is short for Benjamin which is the name of my dear father. I added that as a sign of respect and also because of the love i have for my father.
"ola" is short for my middle name which is olanma. a traditional igbo name meaning beautiful precious jewel.
"Crystal" which is my given name has a number of meanings commonly associated with a gem however i like to define it as something clear and transparent signifying honesty and being true to ones self.
"E" is my last name initial. Most people ask if the E makes it Crystale like the champagne but the E actually stands for Evuleocha which is my Surname.
What we stand for as a brand?
Benóla Crystale stands for creativity and a fresh look at African Culture in the modern world. We strive to create unique affordable luxury style and provide quality products from the latest fashion trends not only from Africa but from around the world.
What do we hope to accomplish?
We hope to provide the highest level of product quality and excellence in customer service.