AFWL is in its 3rd year of showcasing the best of African fashion outside the shores of Africa. Africa Fashion Week London kicked off on the 1st of August with over 8 shows at the Old Truman Brewery, F Block, 91 Brick Lane, London E1 6QL.
Available is an expo area for fashion brands exhibiting over 80 brands which included some of the hottest African inspired brands.
Here are some of the pictures from day 1 of the event – some runway pictures from CN designs, Adopted Culture, Lady Curvez and more, the guests in bold and colourful prints and some of the images from the exhibition area. London’s leading DJ Abass was also on his deck offering the latest African jams.
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All images: Michael Tubes