nena soul fly's Profile
Boricua, born and raised in NorthEast Los Angeles. Artist, mother, dancer, designer, activist.
Creator of the ORIGINAL HAND WRAPPED BAMBOO DOORKNOCKRS!
Nena Soul Fly, is the artistic vision of Boriquen American Tanya Melendez. Founded in 2005. Inspired by her ancestors, the styles of the “Around The Way Girls of Nueva York” and the cultural pride and eye shadow of the cholas of Cali, Nena Soul Fly combines the flyness of urban ladies with the soul of Afrikan and indigenous women around the globe, creating her own line of women’s accessories and clothing. Working with hand selected one of a kind textiles from Nigerian ankara, Ghanaian kente and Indian silks, cowrie shells, feathers and bamboo style earrings, Nena Soul Fly infuses affordable jewelry with cultural meaning and symbols of her ancestors. These contrasting elements of traditional handmade and everyday…
- Born on June 15
- Joined July 18, 2008
- nena soul fly
- Los Angeles, CA, United States