How to Join
the Fashion Spot / Front Row / Designers and Collections
FAQ Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Rules Links Mobile How to Join
Thread Tools Display Modes
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Nigeria
Gender: femme
Posts: 1
African and Africa-inspired Designers
two friends and i are obsessed with tracking the progress of africa's budding and blooming fashion scene! from little known entrepreneurs to household names, african designers (and africa-inspired designers) are slowly but surely getting noticed.

who are some of your favorites? here's one of ours to get the conversation started...

JEWEL BY LISA by Lisa Folawiyo (Nigeria).

Attached Images
File Type: jpg af1.jpg (22.5 KB, 1 views)
File Type: jpg af2.jpg (86.6 KB, 1 views)
File Type: jpg af3.JPG (39.0 KB, 1 views)
File Type: jpg af4.jpg (31.2 KB, 0 views)

BLOG: xoliquoricexo -- devoted to showcasing africa's budding and blooming fashion scene!

Last edited by Spike413; 10-01-2010 at 08:12 PM.
  Reply With Quote
backstage pass
Join Date: Sep 2009
Gender: homme
Posts: 879
You must check Dior S/S 2009-an amazing fashion show!And it was inspired by a trip to Africa.

  Reply With Quote
no tom ford, no thanks.
mikeijames's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: closer than you think.
Gender: homme
Posts: 5,900
one of the most astounding stories in new york and london fashion comes in the nigerian-inspired designer duro olowu who won the british fashion award some time back and whose dresses and jackets still find themselves onto the backs of the rich and fabulous on both sides of the pond.

everything is never quite enough.
  Reply With Quote
ɐʎ ʎǝɥ
Urban Stylin's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: EASTAFRica
Gender: homme
Posts: 17,085
How didnt I see this brilliant t especially now with the African fashion renaissance. Thanks for the thread

  Reply With Quote
Previous Thread | Next Thread »

africainspired, african, designers
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

monitoring_string = "058526dd2635cb6818386bfd373b82a4"

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:35 AM.
Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. is a property of TotallyHer Media, LLC, an Evolve Media LLC company. ©2015 All rights reserved.