Kigali Fashion Week

House of Fashion & ConceptPlus Ltd in Rwanda in partnership with LDJ new york based  to produce  Kigali Fashion Week to put Rwanda in the style map of the world.

Few Designers and pieces that caught my eye at Kigali Fashion Week

Injoge Karangwa For Tsapa

Inzuki Designs

Cynthia Rupari

Africana Exquisiteness by Baso

The Aim of Kigali Fashion week was aimed at promoting Rwanda’s culture and uphold creativity and innovation in the area of fashion as well as Opening up a “School of Arts” dedicated to  young talents in Rwanda

Belgian-born Candy Basomingera, who partnered with Sonia Mugabo to design the women’s range, Afrikana Exquisiteness stated “There’s no fashion school here…You can learn on the job but it will never be as good as if you went to a school where they teach you the basics and you go for internships with big fashion houses,”- [Source]