AFRICA IS A COUNTRY

New York Fashion Week

Thursday, September 15th, 2011

Safari Suits

Hoping to dress people who want to reference themselves as elites who’ve had the leisure to “do good” after having spent as much on their wardrobe as they did on their fave charity? Michael Kors did, apparently. I like Kors’ self-parodic performances on the TV show, Project Runway, and also like that he’s more into producing

Wednesday, September 16th, 2009

AFRICA AT NEW YORK FASHION WEEK

Featuring designers Lisa Fola­wiyo, Folake Folarin-Coker, Eric Raisina and David Tlale. Sponsored by the glossy Nigerian magazine, ARISE. Is this all worth it? Will North Americans and Europeans buy the clothes or does inclusion of African designers...