Why contemporary African Fashion is the next big thing?
These days, if you haven’t rocked the African style, then you are missing out; just ask Beyoncé and Rihanna. African clothing is taking the fashion industry by storm with its beautiful combination of traditional and modern clothing.
The current rise in the importance of African fashion is as a result of the gradual change over a century ago, when Arab and European traders went to Africa and left their impact on the African clothing. Modern Africans like to wear European outfits, but on the eve of special occasions and the people living in remote areas, only traditional attires are worn.
Heck! Even foreigners are starting to appreciate and enjoy Africa attires.