The Fashionomics Series | Bôhten Eyewear

Bôhten Eyewear is an eco-luxury eyewear line made from reclaimed materials sourced from West Africa. The brand is founded by 28-year-old entrepreneur, Nana Boateng who was born in the UK but has lived in Ghana, South Africa and New York…

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The Fashionomics Series: MIA LDN

MIA (Made in Africa) LDN  is a clothing project, showcasing handmade formal wear from some of Africa’s finest tailors. The line was founded by 24-year-old trainee solicitor and Nigerian born, ‘Andre the Designer’ whose frustrations with men’s trousers led…

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The Fashionomics Series: Ashanti Swimwear

ASHANTI SWIMWEAR   is a line of luxury African print swimsuits based in the UK and co-founded by 23 year old Yasmeen Opare – More. I got the chance speak to Yasmeen about Ashanti Swimwear – the business, vision and…

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The Fashionomics Series

African prints and African inspired fashion have been a feature of runways and high streets in recent years and for many of us in the diaspora a constant feature of our everyday lives. The prominence of…

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