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Contemporary African fashion

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Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fashion -- Africa

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Suzanne Gott and Kristyne Loughran ; foreword by Joanne B. Eicher.
    SeriesAfrican expressive cultures
    ContributionsGott, Edith Suzanne., Loughran, Kristyne.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTT504.6.A35 C66 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24081209M
    ISBN 109780253222565
    LC Control Number2010008141
    OCLC/WorldCa526083954

      This book - or visual guide - is the first of its kind that provides a contemporary, informative and visual overview of the African fashion and textiles industry More > with an ethical perspective. Contemporary African Fashion puts Africa at the intersection of world cultures and globalized identities, displaying the powerful creative force and impact of newly emerging styles. Richly illustrated with color photographs, this book showcases haute couture for the African by:

      Contemporary African Fashion Contemporary African Fashion Plankensteiner, Barbara book review Contemporary African Fashion Ed. Suzanne Gott and Kristyne loughran, with a foreword by Joanne B. Eicher Bloomington: Indiana university Press, pages, 71 color illustrations, bibliography. $, paper reviewed by Barbara .   Denver-based artist, Leigh Viner creates beautiful fashion illustration and portrait pieces. Viner is a self-taught illustrator, with a background as a makeup artist. Her keen interest in the fashion industry brings a distinctive stylish flair and elegance to her work. Central Saint Martins’ fashion graduate, Sophy Henn, worked in advertising.

    Village Boutique is Atlanta's premier shop for traditional & contemporary African designer clothing for men, women and children. Unique designs include mudcloth, brocade, batik, kente, boubou and more. Our designers are ready to create your signature tailored garments - a unique Village Boutique service. Photography copyright - Photographer Felice Flawn and model Sherene Mcnichol Launched in , Jacqueline Shaw, Founder and Director of Africa Fashion Guide has released her book on African fashion entitled ‘Fashion Africa – a Visual Overview of Contemporary African Fashion’ with an aim to celebrate the fashion scene in Africa and the .


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