[QODLink]
Africa

African fashion takes centre stage in London

From the streets of Senegal to the catwalks of London, African designers showcase traditional fabrics with modern twist.

Last updated: 09 Aug 2014 00:39
Email Article
Print Article
Share article
Send Feedback

London is hosting a week of shows dedicated to African Fashion, where designers from all over the continent are showcasing their latest collections.

Al Jazeera's Nicolas Haque, in Dakar, followed Adama Paris, a Senegalese designer who is taking traditional African fabrics to the catwalks of London.

45

Source:
Al Jazeera
Email Article
Print Article
Share article
Send Feedback
Featured on Al Jazeera
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
Take an immersive look at the challenges facing the war-torn country as US troops begin their withdrawal.
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Featured
Anti-government secrecy organisation struggling for relevance without Julian Assange at the helm.
After decades of overfishing, Japan is taking aim at increasing the number of bluefin tuna in the ocean.
Chinese scientists are designing a particle-smashing collider so massive it could encircle a city.
Critics say the government is going full-steam ahead on economic recovery at the expense of human rights.
Spirits are high in Scotland's 'Whisky Capital of the World' with one distillery thirsty for independence.
join our mailing list