We are incredibly proud of Senegalese fashion designer Adama Paris whose longevity in the fashion business is a testament to perseverance.Adama juggles between Paris and Senegal and brings a very cosmopolitan perspective to fashion. She is also the founder and producer of many fashion events such as Dakar Fashion Week, Afrika Fashion Awards, now “African fashion awards”, Black Fashion Week Prague, Bahia and Paris and Montreal since 2010. Adama also launched “Fashion Africa Channel” the first 100% fashionable African television channel in April 2014.
Check out some curated photos from her showing on day 3 of Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Joburg, held August 16-19, 2017, in South Africa.
Photo Credit: Simon Deiner
Photo Credit: Simon Deiner Photo
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