" Brown City is inspired by the work of the LA painter Noah Davis, who died in 2015. It is an ode to every black person growing up away from their heritage, making a place in their new societies and contributing to its wealth of culture.
We have been researching traditional African tailoring such as the Abacost or the Abgada suits. We’ll mix elements of those traditional garments with more contemporary details and styles, in a range of beautiful, intricate textiles. "
In our interview with Nataal Media in April 2020, we spoke about this upcoming collection.