After working in New York fashion, Tulane graduate Ashley Porter returned to New Orleans to explore and document Louisiana culture and ecology through design.
The Porter Lyons Voodoo Collection celebrates the mysticism, magic, and expansiveness of the religion, inspired by its permanence in the New Orleans landscape and culture.
Simbi is a large and diverse family of serpent Loa (Louisiana and Haitian ancient Voodoo spirits) known as the bearer of souls. Black cobra vertabrae links from farm raised snakes with a white brass cast center bead. Handmade in New Orleans.