What Everyone is Not Telling You About the Dior Resort Show

4th May 2019 BY Ivis

For the last few days, I have been in AWE of the Dior Resort show. I was like YES! Finally, a luxury brand is drawing their attention to the African continent. Yet little did I know they were, in fact, taking advantage of it. How many times are we going to have this conversation on cultural appropriation? Its 2019 and…

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Studio 189 and The Conversation Around African Fashion

4th May 2019 BY Ivis

Rosario Dawson, who co-founded Studio 189, a brand headquartered in Ghana that produces African content and African-inspired clothing, wants to celebrate fashion made in Africa. Studio 189 was founded in 2013 after Dawson and Erwiah took a trip to the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Their mission is to use Fashion as an agent for Social Change, turning challenges on the ground into…

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