ABOUT THIS LOOK

We were inspired by the combination of the 2 different  textures of mudcloth fabric and leather. The rugged look and feel of the hand dyed  mudcloth against the smooth and reflective leather to give a modern interpretation of wearing bogolanfini in an urban world.


This look includes:

- 3-part light orange necklace

- Kipande lip piece 

- Black & white poncho made locally in Vancouver

 

ABOUT THIS LOOK

The Indigo bogolan mudcloth poncho drove the feel for this look. We wanted to match the rough texture of the mudcloth with a simple casual style.

This look includes:

- Uso Nusu Face Piece

- Indigo Bogolan Poncho

- Bold Cuff Watch

 

ABOUT THIS LOOK

Inspired by the masaai culture, this look urbanizes tribal tradition and brings a more every day lifestyle of a young proud African female living a busy city. Kali hopes to inspire the diaspora to still be part of a culture and roam the streets of a modern cosmopolitan city.


This look includes:

- Anga headpiece

- Bahari shuka

- Mvua collar neck piece


 

ABOUT THIS LOOK

Continuing with the inspiration of the masaai culture, this look was driven by the masaai shuka. The shuka can be worn in several ways and we wanted to highlight wearing it over any outfit.

This look includes;

- Gold ndebele chocker

- Usu nuse face piece

- Mashiriki earrings

- Turungu cuff watch

- Shuka oriji

 

ABOUT THIS LOOK

The Sourthern African princess look was inspired by beadwork done by Southern African women living in rural poverty stricken areas. Each of the pieces in this look can be worn separately with casual and formal  outfits.

This look includes:

- Amandla headpeice

- Uthando belt

- SOLD OUT Fuba piece

 

ABOUT THIS LOOK

Our interpretation of a young proud African King was inspired by a vast number of cultural royalty fashion trends. The Kimono for this look is sourced from Sierra Leone. The batik from Sierra Leone was selected to contrast with the Senegalese mudcloth  used in other looks from this collection.


This look includes:

- SOLD OUT Neba kimono

- Mshipi belt

- Gold ndeble cuff

- Ukarimu colla neck piece

- Nikiwe hat