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FOCUS ON… GOYA PARIS AFRICAN-INSPIRED SHOE BRAND
Located in the 15th Parisian district, the GOYA PARIS Boutique is an haven for shoe lovers from all walks of life. The proudly African and original shoe brand caters to both men and women.
The GOYA PARIS shoe brand is the reflection of its creator’s vision and style, better known to the world as Rodrigue Vodounou. The latter is a 34-year-old Entrepreneur who loves shoes; born in Belgium to Beninese parents and who spent most of his life in France.
Therefore, the brand DNA is a melting-pot of all his African roots and his cosmopolitan surroundings. Inspired by African creativity and sense of excellence, designed in Paris and made with an Italian touch, GOYA PARIS shoe brand combines African aesthetic with its dandy style and the Parisian chic that the world loves.
In his own words, Rodrigue Vodounou shares that: « As a shoe-maker today, I strive to take advantage of my dual culture (French and Beninese) to design shoes for a clientele in constant search of elegant pieces with original details or ethnic motifs inspied by their roots which can better complement their wardrobe ».
Rodrigue Voudounou has successfully positioned himself as a leading shoe brand designer and his brand is simply a fabulous extension of his personality, and moreover, he proves yet again that African Entrepreneurs are just starting to amaze the world. So much potential is till to be explored and Rodrigue Voudounou is proud to be playing his part in the fashion industry in such a big way.
We at TROPICS MAGAZINE completely fell in love with the aestheticism that oozes each piece, offering a collection of eclectic models with clean cuts and, most importantly, a varied range of colors, textures and materials, for both women AND men of style.
We simply cannot wait to see what else the GOYA PARIS brand has in store for its followers and clients but one thing’s for sure: They’re certainly just beginning to dazzle us all!