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.

    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.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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