Africa (Senegalese) Fashion Designer Diarra Bousso’s latest SWIM Collection titled: I N F I N I T Y has launched around 3:30 AM (New York, New York) today. We took an exclusive dip into her campaign video, images, and look book. Bousso whose academic background is in Mathematics, plays with the concept of combinatorics and optimizations to create a line of engineered digitally-printed indigo swimsuits.
New York, NY September 10, 2016 — Nay Secka, Founder of Tegaa premiered and sold her collection at the launch of the Adiree concept store in SOHO, 104 Charlton Street (between Hudson Street and Greenwich Street). The concept store took … Read More
If you grew up in an African household you most likely grew up knowing never to waste things. Some would even go on to say that the act of upscaling, an act that is being so popularized now, has been imbedded … Read More
For all of our Akara print fanatics we’ve got something else to add to your list. Popular Italian accessory designer Christian Louboutin in collaboration with La Maison Rose created the “Africaba” tote bag. Embroidered in an elegant cursive font , this … Read More
As a Cameroonian- American nomad, Nyorh Agwe knows a thing or two about losing self and why it is so important to find it. She states, ” Way too many people try to tell you who you are or ought … Read More
Prints can be tricky! And not all of us are slim and tall. But that does not mean you can’t pull off wearing prints effortlessly! Here are some style guidelines when you’re thinking of adding prints to your looks. Stripes … Read More
Tis the season for maxi dresses, jumpsuits, and wide leg pants. And we’re bringing you a list of must-have trends and styles from Africa, compliments of our partnership with Asos! From the runways of Asos into our closets, here are pieces you need (em em, aka you may want to wear to New York Fashion Week Africa 2016 in September). These styles are part of the Eco Edit, by ASOS Africa Made in Africa Collaboration with Chichia and their partner SOKO Kenya.
Cultural Fashionistas globally exploded with excitement on social media when Naturi Naughton made an appearance at the BET Awards in an African inspired printed dress. Kyemah’s McEntyre’s Fashion and Design Career is off to a great start and former teen … Read More
Product Image Credits : Alexis Peskine. Africa’s fashion scene is one of the most lively and innovative in the world- its growth perhaps attributed to Pan Africanism. Season after season, designers with their eccentric-sleek aesthetic and a knack for … Read More
Okay, no doubt, it’s a fact that African Fashion is not just a trend, it’s here to stay! Also, there’s nothing like celebrities putting designs from the Diaspora on the map. Today, we’re putting a hot light on the … Read More