V&A to host African fashion exhibition in 2022

BY ELLA ALEXANDER The V&A will celebrate African fashion in a forthcoming blockbuster exhibition, which will open in June 2022. The showcase will bring together over 250 objects, drawn from the personal archives of a selection of iconic mid-twentieth century…

African fashion is on the rise, says Naomi Campbell: ‘And it’s about time!’

Hannah Marriott The supermodel speaks from Lagos about inclusivity, her late grandma, and why she flies in a hazmat suit With high-street brands collapsing and the world wearing sweatpants, 2020 has not been a stellar year for fashion. But at Arise…

King And Queen: Beyoncé Takes African Fashion To The World

By Forbes Some of the best looks in Beyoncé’s new feature film, Black is King, have come from designers from the African continent. Beyoncé Knowles-Carter’s brand-new new visual album Black is King that released on July 31 on Disney Plus, boasts an African touch,…

African Fashion International Acquires Online Marketplace for Art

Aiming to become the premiere online destination for all things creative from Africa, African Fashion International has acquired African art source, Wezart. Started in 2016, the online store aims to assist artists in Africa to sell their artwork online by creating…