For its thirteenth version of the Dakar Trend Week, the occasion created by Adama Paris, was a chance to have fun trend by revealing the cultural wealth of the black diaspora. Held on the Streets of the place of the Nation (previously Santener). A colourful occasion, filled with emotion and discovery.
From 9:00pm, designers from all of the corners of Africa have been current to take part within the Dakar Style Week. The problem of the occasion was to propel younger Senegalese designers on the worldwide scene by offering a bridge between their creations on the planet and Senegal. Within the crowd, the giggle subsides. Chilly lights exit one after the other, revealing a military of smartphones customers, able to Instagram the whole lot. The music begins blaring. On the finish of the stage, probably the most lovely silhouettes emerge. Recognized for his or her attractive stroll, virtually amused fashions, represented and bought probably the most lovely types of African designers. Creations that reveal the cultural richness of Africa.
In comparison with earlier editions, this yr’s Dakar Style Week has not been publicized sufficient; at the least, not all the time the craze. Within the streets of Colobane, individuals have been stunned, not figuring out what had occurred there.
A group member confirms, “Often each time this occasion is about to happen, we all the time hear about it; all over the place we see the commercials on TV, one month earlier than. However I feel this yr it occurred too quick ; simply hope that this lack of communication is just not detrimental to the host who believes a lot within the style of his continent”
Furthermore, this occasion, which goals to be finished now, and yearly, to have fun the black magnificence and empowerment of the black ladies, ought to be executed with all the necessities, so it doesn’t flip complete quack .
DESIGNER EXPECTED TO SHOWCASE
ZAK KONE/ PELEBE CÔTE D’IVOIRE
NABOU/ NADOURA SENEGAL
SELLY RABY KANE/ SRK SENEGAL
MICHELLE ET RENEE/ LES JUMELLES DE BRAZZA CONGO
VALENTIM QUARESMA/ VALENTIM QUARESMA PORTUGAL
ANGELIQUE DIEDHOU/ TOOLAH SENEGAL
NIGGA JAH/ SOLMA SENEGAL
SIDY COUNDA/ DIAMBOU KOUNDA STYLE SENEGAL
ADAMA SARR/ WOMEN DREAM EXHIBITION SENEGAL
RAMA DIAW/RAMA DIAW SENEGAL
FADY MAÏGA/ BORTHINI MALI
MME TURPIN/ RAFET SENEGAL
BATHJ DIOUM/KEYFA SENEGAL
DJOGOMAY LO/ KEUR SERIGNE FALLOU STYLE ET MODE SENEGAL
LAMINE WADE/ WADEKASSA SENEGAL
ADAMA NDIAYE/ ADAMA PARIS SENEGAL
OWEN’S/OUSSEYNOU NDIAYE SENEGAL
SOPHIE ZINGA/ SOPHIE ZINGA SENEGAL
COLLE ARDO/ COLLE ARDO SENEGAL
MOUSSA DIA/ VERSAILLES NEW YORK
LAHAD GUEYE/ ALGUEY SENEGAL
KHADIJA SY/ KS CREATIVE LE BOUNDOU SENEGAL
SAKIA LEK/ SAKIA LEK PARIS