Taking fashion far from home

Africa has been known for it's unique culture and now Kenneth Ize, a Nigerian fashion designer and finalist for this year's prestigious LVMH prize has created a collection of cloth lines now available internationally. His inspiration came from the ancient craft of aso oke hand weaving of the Yoruba people of south-western Nigeria. The term, … Continue reading Taking fashion far from home

The remains of Native Americans in the United States

Although Christopher Columbus is credited in discovering America and it's nearby islands in 1492, the real founders were the Native Americans or American Indians as dubbed by Christopher. They are also known as indigenous people who were the first people to settle there. Christopher was an Italian explorer, navigator and colonist. After bringing captives to … Continue reading The remains of Native Americans in the United States