Fashion is not something that exists in dresses only. Fashion is in the sky, in the street, fashion has to do with ideas, the way we live. Get the latest fashion tips and outfit ideas from your favorite African celebrities and designers, whether it be luxury brands or affordable basics.
The African style of clothing varies from brightly colored textiles, to abstractly embroidered robes, to colorful beaded bracelets and necklaces. Kenya is regionally know across the continent for their beaded goods. The maasai beads can be used on bags, shoes, jewelry and even outfits.
The fabrics also known as Ankara have different patterns and colors. You can be able to distinguish the originality of the fabric just by looking at the patterns. Different African countries are represented in the patterns. We have the ones from South Africa, Nigeria, Togo, Kenya, Tanzania and Ghana.
A large contrast in African fashion is between rural and urban societies. Urban societies typically are exposed more to trade and the changing world, while it takes more time for new western trends to get to rural areas