Africa Inspired Designers: SUNO NY Fall/Winter 2011 (Pictures)

SUNO NY showed its Fall/Winter 2011 during this New York Fashion Week Fall season. The designers give us so much to work with from hair and fabric textures, colors and diverse range of silhouettes. What’s neat is the collection is actually inspired by “old ladies” and old ladies never looked so brilliant!

Africa Style NOW: Esperanza Spalding Wears SUNO NY for her Grammy Win!

By now you probably know who Esperanza Spalding is. If you don’t, she is the jazz musician who beat out Justin Bieber, Drake and Florence the Machine to win the Grammy Award for Best New Artist. No one saw her coming but when she came, she rocked this SUNO NY print cropped jacket Heidi Klum …

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The 50 Most Influential in New York Fashion “Fashionista 50” Announced

New York Fashion Week starts very soon! So who are some of the influential names in New York you should know? Fashionista.com a respected site in the business gives us their selection. “To determine who belongs in the Fashionista 50–our list of the most influential people working in New York fashion–we used our own knowledge …

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Africa Style NOW: Heidi Klum Rocks SUNO to The Flag Game Benefiting “The Heart Truth Campaign”

Heidi Klum rocks this Suno Resort 2011 print cropped jacket to the ‘Celebrity Capture The Flag Game’ benefiting “The Heart Truth” Campaign at UCLA Campus. The event was held on February 1st 2011 in Westwood, California. Africa is in Style. Africa Style Now! Photocredit: Getty Images

SUNO New York Fall/Winter 2010 – ‘Kanga Chic’ Collection

AFRICA IS IN STYLE. San Francisco native, film director and screenwriter turned designer, Max Osteweis, began his label SUNO in 2008 after many trips to Kenya and collecting Kenya’s popular textile-the kanga. Less than a year later, First Lady Michelle Obama rocked one of his designs en route to San Francisco which brought immediate attention to …