When we think of “Athlete WAGs” (wives and girlfriends), we usually envision pretty faced housewives who sit home and cook and clean for their athletes and support them at games, usually without a clue of what is really going on. It’s a stereotype, yes. Nonetheless, it is out there.
Behind her success is a lifetime of fashion. Mays graduated from Chicago State University with a fashion merchandising degree and hands on experience with making and designing clothes. She says that she is all about color, uniqueness, prints, and layering. Her kids are her biggest inspiration and motivation when it comes to designing clothes.
“They’re wacky, just like me,” she says.
Author: Jennifer Korszun
Contributions made by LaToyia Mays