At Bien Abye, we believe in giving back. As a business that provides handcrafted products from Haitian artisans, the island nation is near and dear to our heart. Through our partnership with From Here to Haiti, a New York-based nonprofit organization that was formed in the aftermath of the Haitian earthquake of 2010. Their mission was to respond to the need for repair of non-governmental places of public assembly such as schools, churches, orphanages, clinics, and more. Their work has continued for more...more
At Bien Abye, we love helping people find amazing fashion accessories and home décor. Our pieces are handcrafted by Haitian artisans who utilize sewing, embroidery, and more to create each piece. While each piece is beautiful, we want the impact to be more than just economic — we want to make a difference in the world, which is why we’ve partnered with Fleur De Vie, a nonprofit that’s focused on implementing social change through improved school programs, as well as health and environmental...more
Bien Abyé is a brand designed by a woman and hand crafted mostly by women. At the core of the brand is Dayanne Danier’s belief in promoting women artisans in Haiti whose traditional skills have been passed on for generations. Bien Abyé is produced by over 50 artisans which allows them to preserve the craft while providing for their family and building a better life. It’s all about “Elevating women on stitch at a time!”
Most recently, the brand has teamed up with the Ibu Movement to produce fashion icon, Iris Apfel beaded signature clutch in Haiti as a part of both brands...more
March 2021 Bien Abyé is partnering with Nordstrom on launching a vignette of accessory essentials this season. The collection includes an array of silk printed face masks, headbands, and scrunchies in a kaleidoscope of colors.
The silk-based accessories collection is produced in Haiti predominately by our women artisans as a part of our continued effort to “empowering women one stitch at a time”, to provide much needed jobs on the island.
The collection is launching in 10 Nordstrom stores throughout the US and online. The Bien Abyé brand is a new addition to Nordstrom’s list...more
March 2020, in honor of Women's History Month, Bien Abyé hosted "An Evening of Wine, Art & Design". A wine tasting event which included an exhibit of Bien Abyé collection of table top and accessories crafted by women artisans in Haiti.
Guests discovered wines from the south of France and paired with flavors from Haitian Creole cuisine. Regine Rouseau, the founder/CEO of Shall We Wine and acclaimed sommelier lead conversation through the region. The evening roused guests’ gastronomic palette and expose them to the designs of Bien Abyé crafted by the women "Petites Mains" in...more