Fashion and Lifestyle,Our trips

THIS IS AFRICAN BUT DON’T SAY IT

5 Mar , 2015  

African inspiration in fashion and decoration is highly surprising; however it never comes with its own geographical description and is substituted by adjectives which are true and unequivocal but also ambiguous and misleading with the term “African”.

 

Throughout these years, we have seen many fashion and decoration accessories with the title “oriental”, “Zen”, “Chinois” and even “tribal”. However, the African inspiration (sometimes designed, manufactured and imported directly from the African continent) has experience the opposite: Its name is avoided and is substituted by others more interesting for consumers: “printed clothes”, “colonial evocations”…

 

1 2 3 5 6 7 8

, , , ,


Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.