The Raga Closet is an online unconventional thrift store & clothing brand based in Brooklyn, New York. “ Raga ” itself means to defy social constructs through living unapologetically & limitless. The Raga Closet aims to infuse this “Raga” lifestyle greatly when approaching fashion. The Raga Close t aims to inspire all using the influences of Androgyny, & atypical patterns & materials, all while highlighting beautiful brown models.
The Raga Closet is created by Kwame Simpson, 23 year old Artist & Fashion designer. Kwame is a native of Guyana who migrated to, St.Maarten an Island with little to none artistic exploration resources & fashion transgressiveness. In 2009, Kwame moved to East New York, Brooklyn while attending THE NEW SCHOOL. There he majored in artistic studies which he developed the passion to launch which is now known “The Raga Closet.”