News

US Retail Giants to Manufacture Designs from African Fashion Collective Designers

Coming off the heels of the just completed ThisDay/Arise Magazine: African Fashion Collective show at Mercedes-Benz New York Fashion Week, Fall 2009, ThisDay Newspaper claims two US retail giants are looking to manufacture and stock in their retail outlets, nationwide, with collections of some of the African fashion designers who showed at fashion week.“But by …

XULY BET: ThisDay/Arise Magazine, African Fashion Collective, Fall 2009

Xuly Bet having Grace Jones open his collection was the forecast into designs that screamed “Look at me!” for Xuly Bet’s Fall ’09. There were animal print fur coats, slinky maxi length tee shirt dress with Obama’s face on it, ,blouses and dresses,velvet suits in red and black, charcoal denim jackets, jumpsuits and some rather …