Africa

Senegal's Fashion Designers Keep Tradition Alivei
X
October 21, 2013 12:17 PM
In Senegal, the recent Muslim feast of Eid al-Adha meant food, family and fashion. And the country's top designers have released their latest collections. VOA's Anne Look reports from the catwalks and sidewalks of Dakar that though many call this "traditional" wear, there is nothing old-fashioned about it.

Senegal's Fashion Designers Keep Tradition Alive

Published October 21, 2013

In Senegal, the recent Muslim feast of Eid al-Adha meant food, family and fashion. And the country's top designers have released their latest collections. VOA's Anne Look reports from the catwalks and sidewalks of Dakar that though many call this "traditional" wear, there is nothing old-fashioned about it.


You May Like

Lion Cecil's Killing Sparks 'Canned Hunting' Debate in S. Africa

Conservationists believe incident, which triggered worldwide outrage, will reshape debate about practice in which hunters are allowed to target animals bred for hunting More

Taliban's New Leader Says Jihad Will Continue

Top US Afghan diplomat also meets with Pakistani, Afghan officials following news of Mullah Omar's death More

Environmentalists Issue Warning on Mekong Biodiversity

Scientists say decades of economic development, hydropower-dam construction, lax law enforcement and trafficking have taken their toll More