This weeks Style Corner is Christie Brown - Seek a true taste of Africa.
Christie Brown is a Ghanaian based luxury women’s fashion brand that aims to satisfy the stylish urge of the woman seeking a true taste of neo-African culture.The label was founded in March 2008. Creative Director, Aisha Obuobi began her love affair with fashion at an early age. However, the real motivation came from watching her grandmother Christie Brown, a seamstress, create rich and vibrant garments.
Christie Brown - a bold statement, painting the runways.
Christie Brown, pride themselves in making fashion from Ghana relevant internationally. From winning the Emerging Designer of the Year Award in 2009 at the Arise Africa Fashion Week in Johannesburg; to capturing the attention of global fashion influencers such as Harpers Bazaar and Vogue Italia, the brand has a consistent history of international acclaim and recognition.
The Christie Brown flagship store is in Osu-Re, Accra, Ghana. The brand is currently looking to expand into key African cities.
Take a look at some pieces below.