Empowered Women Empower: Meet the Women of Josefinas Shoes
In this edition of Empowered Women Empower, join us for a peek inside the inspiring team of Josefinas shoes. The handmade shoe brand that works together to change the world step by step. Josefinas is a Portuguese brand that, in times of crisis, believes that team effort is needed. It is what keeps the message and passion for craftsmanship flowing and going. The inspiring brand is full of great minds that innovate, create and invigorate every day with everything they do. The message is to always remember that women can do anything and the greatest attribute is to never give up.
Meet Josefinas and Discover the Beauty of the Message Behind the Shoes and The Collective Mind of It All
Love Happens: As our name, and the tagline of our publisher KOKET denotes, at ‘Love Happens’ we are firm believers that you cannot achieve any level of success without love. How does love play a role in the mission of Josefinas?
Josefinas: Josefinas’ mission is to empower and inspire women. We truly believe we can change the world through businesses, and we fight for gender equality through our collections and social initiatives. We are passionate about what we do, and we work to achieve something greater than us.
Lh: What empowers Josefinas?
Josefinas: The will to make the world a better place for children and women.
Lh: What does Josefinas consider its greatest achievement?
Josefinas: The number of people we have been supporting during these years. That is, really, what shows us that we’re on the right track.
Lh: Who is the Josefinas Woman?
Josefinas: The Josefinas’ woman is a demanding customer who cares about the (flawless) quality of the product she buys, who values sustainable, artisanal production and savoir-faire, who identifies herself with our feminist values and the causes we defend, and a woman who knows that a handmade product has a magic that no machine will ever be able to match.
She is an elegant, independent woman who believes that high-heels are not mandatory to feel confident and sophisticated. The Josefinas’ woman knows she can make the world a better place, one step at a time, while expressing herself through her style.
Lh: How does Josefinas empower other women?
Josefinas: We want to know that each woman feels special and capable of anything while wearing Josefinas, and everything we do has the goal to empower women all over the world. We do it through the social initiatives that help children and women, but also through our activism, creating collections with meaning, that highlight our values and show why is so important to fight for Human Rights.
We believe in fighting for a better world!
1. We believe that everything we do must have meaning.
2. We believe that by helping a woman, we’re contributing to a better and fairer world.
3. We believe that a handmade product has unparalleled magic.
4. We believe that life is an imperfect journey.
5. We believe that there is no dream that can’t come true.
6. We believe in the power of women.
7. We believe in change and its power.
8. We believe our clients are the best in the world.
9. We believe in a world where pink can be worn by everyone.
10. We believe in gratitude.
11. We believe children have the right to education.
12. We believe every woman has the right to choose her own path.
13. We believe in standing up for what we believe in!
Lh: What’s next for Josefinas?
Josefinas: We have some big plans for Josefinas, but we cannot reveal them all, yet. We will keep creating meaningful products. We want to extend our bags’ collections while helping women to achieve their own dreams.
Empowered Women Empower. Josefinas’ teamwork inspires us to always be grateful for those around us and to work alongside our loved ones to innovate and create our own future.