The History of AfriCAN Fashion

Bogolanfini: Sticks, stones, roots, and bones

Bark Cloth: The Spirit of the Trees

Adire Cloth: The original Tie & Dye

The Grand Boubou

Adinkra and Kente cloth: Royal wear from Ghana

Ankara: The Controversial Textile

The Communicating Textile

Kanga

The Dapper Sapeurs X Pan-Africanism

Pan-Africanism “You got to fight if you want to be free

The Dashiki ­ “Say it Loud, I’m black and I’m Proud”

My Black is Beautiful

Buy Black Now

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