With Yemisi Suleiman
From Paris, New York, to London the ankara called prints and tribal by the western world , has taken a strong stand on the international fashion radar.
Thanks to some Nigerian and other African designers who succeeded in giving this African print a new perspective through participating at different fashion shows in the world.
In the 4th season of Nigerian models and designers participating in the New York couture and DC fashion weeks, it became clear that Nigeria has become a force to be reckoned with in the world fashion arena.
Recently, Nigerian designers Joan okorodudu of House of jola , Fatima Aliu Garba of House of Farrah and Rukkaya Suleiman of Reeda’s couture had great reviews as best of haute couture new York fashion week 2011.
These designers made Nigeria proud with a collection of cutting edge, vibrant collections all made with the ankara fabric.
Other designers who have participated in the fashion week are Nigerian top designers; Zizi Cardow, Lanre da Silva, Hallero,and Ouch