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Rising Stars: Meet Heavenlea Glavin

Today we’d like to introduce you to Heavenlea Glavin. 

Heavenlea, we appreciate you taking the time to share your story with us today. Where does your story begin?
I am a Missouri native that moved to Kansas as a teenager in foster care. After some rough patches, I decided to do better and make my life different. I stopped being rebellious and focused on school. I graduated on time at 17, went right to community college obtained my first degree, and then switch to an art school where I completed my bachelor’s. With the experience and the environment, I was now in I have been able to start and execute a clothing apparel line. where I make everything in-house as well as purchase a pre-existing company that I now own and operate solely. Both companies are recycle companies where we recycle apparel rather it be to take it apart and use the materials to make other beautiful pieces or to simply resale it to another person that would love to have it at a very affordable price. I also was blessed with two children along this journey so I do all this as a single mommy to both my son and my daughter. 

Would you say it’s been a smooth road, and if not, what are some of the biggest challenges you’ve faced along the way?
Life itself, people, background, money. Like literally everything has made it that much harder but if it was easy everyone would do it. 

Can you tell our readers more about what you do and what you think sets you apart from others?
I designing and construction part of my clothing line. I do all processes myself, no outsourced work. Like example, I made a coat out of 7 button-up shirts and a pair of pants. I enjoy the challenge and then the reaction. 

If you had to, what characteristic of yours would you give the most credit to?
Willingness to always learn plus People like me. I treat people how I want to be treated so I have strong relationships with clients, customers, and other business owners. 

Contact Info:

  • Email: heavenleaag@gmail.com
  • Instagram: @Heavenlea_Angel
  • Facebook: Heavenlea Angel G
  • Youtube: Heavenlea Angel G

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