Ankara prints made its presence known on red carpets in 2016. All thanks to the celebrities who took a bold step of embracing African elements in their red carpet looks. I truly enjoyed seeing all the beautiful, vibrant, and well crafted designs on my laptop and tv screen. Ankara fashion is pervading through western fashion with full […]
Celebrity and Growing Up Hip Hop reality star Vanessa Simmons embodied female empowerment at the Empress One, private women’s club event in Manhattan, New York, sporting a color blocking ankara print outfit by UK designer Ife’s Closet.
What a fly dance team. You don’t see many high school dance lines rocking ethnic fashion and cultural hair styles. I am all here for it. MNW GGirls coach Traci Young-Byron, wanted to make sure her girls slayed at their school’s most anticipated football game of the season. The Nubian princesses showed up and showed out […]
The Smithsonian National Museum of African American History opened in Washington, D.C. on Saturday, September 24th, 2016. The museum has been a long time coming, as it is the first national museum devoted exclusively to the documentation of African American life, history, and culture. Lupita Nyong’o looked like African royalty in a $2,105 Maki Oh Fall […]
The premiere of Disney’s ‘Queen Of Katwe’ was held at the El Capitan Theatre on Tuesday, September 20, 2016 in Hollywood, California. David Oyelowo and his family graced the red carpet in custom asoebi styled outfits by KUTULA BY AFRICANA. See photos below.
In 2013, the African Street Style Festival (ASSF) was created, and delivered by SIMPLICIOUS, an emerging London based organization, delivering a program of events, projects and activities.