One native enterprise proprietor desires to assist folks showcase their persona whereas masking up.
Mayflower Garcia is the proprietor of the clothes model A Cute Angle, which now focuses on making masks.
“For me, I just like the double that means that’s like A Cute Angle will be translated as a wonderful perspective to issues, as not solely the masks of getting many, many choices if you wish to specific your self, not be just like the others,” Garcia mentioned. “I actually like that it is one thing simply form of nerdy, too. It is like A Cute Angle is a mathematical factor. It is one thing humorous to me personally.”
The identify A Cute Angle is a nod to Garcia’s private pursuits, as she is at the moment finding out to be an aerospace engineer. She likes to create masks that incorporate her persona, which additionally appeals to lots of her clients.
“I believe most of my purchasers are millennials, people who find themselves youthful, 20 or 30 years previous as a result of I do loads of nerdy-style issues like Harry Potter. A lot of my masks are Gryffindor, Quidditch, Ravenclaw,” Garcia mentioned.
She additionally makes masks with quite a lot of different patterns, together with sports activities groups like Alabama and Auburn. Garcia makes others that showcase her Chicana identification, that are well-liked amongst different Mexican People in the neighborhood.
“Once I promote my serape-style masks or one thing like a lottery, they prefer it as a result of it isn’t one thing they see right here, particularly in Alabama,” Garcia mentioned.
A Cute Angle started in October 2019 when folks got interested within the costumes Garcia made for her kids. When the pandemic hit, Garcia expanded her enterprise to masks and formally began promoting them in September.
Garcia hopes to open an Etsy retailer quickly and develop her enterprise to backpacks. Her masks are at the moment bought at popup markets and she or he shall be a vendor at this weekend’s Vacation Market at MidCity.
For extra data, go to A Cute Angle’s Fb page.