Am sure we all have noticed the seeming twist of trend in the Ghanaian fashion and fabric. Take for example the Kente Material. Do you know what Kente stand for? Guess not.
“Kente comes from the word ‘Kenten’, which means basket. The Asante peoples referred to Kente as Nwentoma or “woven cloth” used primarily for the creation of beautiful adornment worn by the Chieftains and Kings”
The period of modernization in Ghana during 20th century brought tremendous change to the fashion industry. The production of Kente cloth was expanded to every corner of the country, hence give the youth the opportunity to explore their creativity. The Kente cloth has been used in production of different types of products such as beeds, bags, accessories etc.
Don’t even let me get started with what fashion designers have carved out of this beautiful material. am sure most of us have seem the beautiful trending styles fashion designers have flooded the fashion industry with, but if you haven’t, please have a view at some of the beautiful styles sewed with the kente material.
Don’t forget, Its Trendy, Its Classy, Its Kente Styles