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Akshu&Ing was born when its founders, Akshata Rao(Akshu) and Ingrid Liang(Ing), could not find thoughtful gifts for their friends who gave birth overseas. What gifts can be meaningful enough to make up for your absence from that special moment? Not the generic baby clothes and accessories mass produced in factories by robots. Akshata and Ingrid felt that those products were convenient but impersonal. Unlike the gifts Akshata herself had given Ingrid, gifts that reflected her personality β€” rustic and bohemian β€” and reflected her friendship filled with warmth and love. That’s the kind of warm fuzziness that the two friends...