When Citizen Glory founder Amber Higgins moved to Fort Price, every thing modified. For six years she had lived in Los Angeles, immersing herself in Hollywood tradition by her profession as an actress and producer. When Higgins and her husband, Brian, discovered she was pregnant, nevertheless, they moved again residence to Texas to get nearer to household. Then, as tales go today, COVID-19 hit.
Because the pandemic started to vary life round her, Higgins felt referred to as throughout a second of prayer and worship to select up her iPad and draw. She admits that she was stunned she felt led to visible artwork, because it was out of her consolation zone, however she loved the way in which her creativity strengthened her deal with God.
After sharing her items with household and mates, Higgins started listening to individuals say that she ought to put her designs on clothes. After partnering with producers, she began attire model Citizen Glory on the finish of Might 2020. Her mission for the model goes again to the inspiration she feels throughout her time of prayer.
“The true coronary heart behind Citizen Glory is, I need believers, unbelievers, all individuals to know God’s love for them — it doesn’t matter what your background is,” Higgins says. “It’s to have the ability to have an expertise. It is extra than simply clothes. It is extra than simply trend. My coronary heart is for individuals to have an expertise with a God who loves them.”
On the model’s web site, small inscriptions accompany the designs to level to Higgins’ inspiration for the piece. For instance, Higgins describes the imaginative and prescient for her design impressed by the Backyard of Eden, the place within the Bible the place God put the primary people.
“It is mainly all these stunning vibrant colours, like bubbles, and it’s simply magical. It looks like what the Backyard of Eden was earlier than sin entered into it,” Higgins says. Designs like Backyard of Eden may be discovered on every thing from sweatshirts and joggers to backpacks and blankets.
Alongside together with her daring designs, Higgins just lately got here out with a line of stable coloration clothes referred to as God’s Shade Ebook. She is happy concerning the mix-and-match alternatives the easier garments convey to the model.
This enlargement factors to Higgins’ imaginative and prescient for the way forward for Citizen Glory. “Finally, it may be like a one-stop store the place anybody and everybody can come and discover trend. Snug trend, lounge trend, to excessive finish trend,” Higgins says. She compares her objective for Citizen Glory to Nordstrom, full with a brick-and-mortar location that may allow her to higher present the expertise of the model’s mission.
In mid-August, Citizen Glory releases its fall line in collaboration with the model Anonyme. When you’re wanting, although, that gained’t be the one place you see Higgins — her manufacturing firm, Ten 4 Movies, just lately produced a music video for Christian artist Erica Renee McKinney and can quickly be producing a characteristic movie.
To search out out extra about Citizen Glory, go to citizenglory.com.