Naomi Campbell displays an outfit by South African designer Kluk CGDT during the 2018 Lagos Fashion Week. The British supermodel has spoken out in support of publisher Condé Nast’s plan to launch an African edition of Vogue magazine. Photo: AP

Michelle Obama and Lupita Nyong’o in Maki Oh – has African fashion’s time finally come?

  • From Nigeria, where Afrobeats stars champion their creations, to Cape Town, African fashion designers are going out to the world and winning fans
  • Kenneth Ize and Thebe Magugu, candidates for US$337,000 LVMH Prize, Lisa Folawiyo, Laduma Ngxokolo – these are some of the African designers you should watch
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Naomi Campbell displays an outfit by South African designer Kluk CGDT during the 2018 Lagos Fashion Week. The British supermodel has spoken out in support of publisher Condé Nast’s plan to launch an African edition of Vogue magazine. Photo: AP
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Models for the Kirby show lining up during Almaty Fashion Week in 2018 in Kazakhstan.

How fashion weeks like Shanghai and Seoul can stand beside Paris, London, New York and Milan

  • From Shanghai to Almaty, fashion weeks that aren’t the ‘big four’ can be successful if they find a unique purpose
  • That could be anything from providing a platform for young designers to showing off their country’s traditions and culture
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Models for the Kirby show lining up during Almaty Fashion Week in 2018 in Kazakhstan.
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