Laetitia Kandolo is a wardrobe stylist and creative director based between Paris and Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo. She has styled Kanye West, Madonna, Rihanna, Mariah Carey and WillIAM and has her own womenswear clothing line called Uchawi.
She began her career in Paris as a freelance stylist after attending fashion school, and then worked at Ghubar Magazine as a fashion editor. In an interview with Italian Vogue, Kandolo says about her inspiration, “By checking my own work, I realised that I was always bringing an African touch to everything I was doing. Africa is definitely my inspiration! I really think that I can make my contribution to Africa’s rise through my passion!”