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Afropolitan Insights: It’s More than Sapeurism…It’s Afropoliurism

Africa is on the rise because the perception of this majestic continent is changing around the world. A key factor in the shift in perception is fashion. For years, global media outlets consistently presented images of African fashion that typically reflected nudity, poverty, and simplicity....

There is bliss when all Africans connect

It's beautiful how being African can create such a strong representation of one's self. I believe that when someone identifies themselves as African, they recognize where they are from but also declare that they are changing what it means to be "African". There are many...

Ori Inu, returning to African Spirituality

This narrative is our declaration of being proud to be Black, proud to be African, proud to be Carribean, proud to be American. This film is a symbol of our life....

The Concept of William Okpo started on a damn plane ride!

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] 19 and 23 we decided to start William Okpo. In this picture we were on a family vacation in Nigeria , Lizzy had us on a hunt for some fabric that she was traditionally not supposed to use, but she was determined. Til this day...

Wazal Couture ~ A rising star

  [gallery link="none" ids="15767,15746,15745,15744,15743,15742"] 1/ Tell us a little about yourself. Answer Ayissi First of all thank you for giving me the opportunity to appear on your platform I am honored My name AYISSI NGA Joseph-Marie alias JJ STYLE born February 3, 1984 in Yaoundé Cameroon creator of the...