Helen Jennings is one of the UK's preeminent fashion journalists as well as the editor of ARISE, the award-winning global glossy celebrating African fashion, music and culture. She has been at the magazine's helm since its launch in 2008. It is now sold in over 20 countries worldwide. ARISE assignments have taken her to Miami to interview Idris Elba, to Johannesburg to shoot with Oluchi Onweagba, to Lagos to hang out with Femi Kuti at The Shrine and to Nairobi to report on Kenya's fashion scene. Jennings studied at Kings College London and over the years she has contributed to such titles as i-D, The Face, Time Out, Neo2, Touch, The Fader, Trace and Oyster. She now puts all of this experience into her first book, New African Fashion.
New African Fashion (Autographed Copy)
By Helen Jennings
New African Fashion is a must-have reference manual for Africa's new wave of contemporary designers, models, and street style photographers. Beginning with an illustrious overview of Africa's rich and diverse apparel industry, Helen Jennings, Author of New African Fashion and Editor of Arise Magazine, surveys over 60 industry tastemakers to know now.
Buy a copy of New African Fashion today, autographed exclusively for Heritage1960 by Helen Jennings, and you'll receive a complimentary set of three African wax print bookmarks!
Publish Date: October 21st, 2011
Pages: 240 Pages
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