Nana Afua Antwi featured on CNN

Catwalk Moment: Africa Fashion Week London 2013

Catwalk Moment: Africa Fashion Week London 2013

Britain’s Top Model of Colour Cycle 5 winner Nana Afua Antwi tops it all at Africa Fashion Week London 2013. The International Model showcased her new collection SS14 for Adopted Culture which went viral after a splendid finale.

The collection theme is ‘Grown Woman’ inspired by the traditional Krobo tribe in Eastern Region of Ghana. We were wowed with the texture and careful selection of colour contrast in her collection using batik and tie and dye fabric.

Right after the showcase her collection was spotted worn by celebrity Shingai Shoniwa lead singer from the famous band Noisettes which she graced at the Africa Fashion and Arts Banquet in Dorchester last week Sunday.

Africa Fashion Week London is the biggest African event of its kind outside of Africa. A collaborative fashion exhibition, highlighting the industry’s established and emerged African designers; AFWL is at the forefront of capturing the surge of the African inspired trends in the fashion industry.

This year it welcomed over 150 Designers with 50 models gracing the catwalk from the 1st – 3rd of August 2013. The show was hosted at the Old Truman Brewery in Brick lane in Shoreditch (Liverpool Street London) which attracted big media houses such as the BBC and CNN, from International Buyers and fashionistas from Europe and Africa

During an interview with Britain’s Top Model of Colour Cycle 5 winner Nana Afua Antwi tops it all at Africa Fashion Week London 2013. The International Model showcased her new collection SS14 for Adopted Culture which went viral after a splendid finale.

The collection theme is ‘Grown Woman’ inspired by the traditional Krobo tribe in Eastern Region of Ghana. We were wowed with the texture and careful selection of colour contrast in her collection using batik and tie and dye fabric.

Right after the showcase her collection was spotted worn by celebrity Shingai Shoniwa lead singer from the famous band Noisettes which she graced at the Africa Fashion and Arts Banquet in Dorchester last week Sunday.

Africa Fashion Week London is the biggest African event of its kind in Africa. A collaborative fashion exhibition, highlighting the industry’s established and emerged African designers; AFWL is at the forefront of capturing the surge of the African inspired trends in the fashion industry.

This year it welcomed over 150 Designers with 50 models gracing the catwalk from the 1st – 3rd of August 2013. The show was hosted at the Old Truman Brewery in Brick lane in Shoreditch (Liverpool Street London) which attracted big media houses such as the BBC and CNN, from International Buyers and fashiontas from Europe and Africa

During an interview with Nana Afua Antwi at the event she says, “I am so excited with the amazing feedback about my collection this has been beyond my anticipations, it has never been easy being a Model and a Fashion Designer. Consistency in the industry is very important and I am pleased to be able to do both. It’s a lot of hard work but it is all about self believe.”

The model was also interviewed by the BBC and had her collection featured on CNN inside Africa website. at the event she said, “I am so excited with the amazing feedback about my collection this has been beyond my anticipations, it has never been easy being a Model and a Fashion Designer. Consistency in the industry is very important and I am pleased to be able to do both. It’s a lot of hard work but it is all about self believe.”

The model was also interviewed by the BBC and had her collection featured on CNN inside Africa website.

Stylish: AFWL Cuts

Stylish: AFWL Cuts

Source: GhanaWeb.com

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