Inspired by womenswear of Ghana’s post-independence era – Ajabeng recreates vintage fashion style preeminent during the 60’s. A sequel to FEIZ ONE (AW20) the collection maintains its use of silhouettes in FEIZ ONE while infusing feminine design elements.
According to the brand: “The collection is a nod to the elegant simplicity of the women of the time who expertly skirted both the conservatism of traditional Ghanaian womenswear and the risqué liberalism demanded by the burgeoning highlife scene of the 1960s.…”
The 60s fashion in Ghana can be described as being more colourful , forward or laid-back, tailored or relaxed, designer or tie-dyed it was an array of styles. AJABENG take on this era of fashion style maintains design staples such as covered buttons and oversized pockets unique to the brand.
The collection in its entirety is expertly crafted in way that delicately balance elegance, minimalist designs, femininity and culturally relevance in which Ajabeng sought to achieve.