Ghanaian Accessory brand Selina Beb, once again carried the flag of Ghana high when she showcased her latest “Kente Collection” at the eighth edition of the New Orleans Fashion Week in the United States of America.
Ms Selina Bebaako-Mensah, Creative Director and CEO of the brand, settled on Kente designs to portray the Ghanaian culture and identity to stand out among the diverse group of designers.
The Kente Collection featured handbags in several variants and accessories that were hand-made with the authentic woven Kente fabric embellished with colourful beads.
Expressing her excitement, Ms Bebaako-Mensah remarked that she was glad to have had the opportunity to showcase her latest designs and represent Ghana to the world.
“It’s been a pleasure to have been able to explore and design amazing handbags and accessories out of our Kente fabric which represents a key part of our Ghanaian cultural heritage,” she stated.
The New Orleans Fashion Week unites fashion professionals in a series of high-end runway shows, presentations, pop-up boutiques, networking opportunities and social experiences.
Selina Beb is a multiple award-winning designer recognised globally for making authentic African inspired handbags and accessories. She was recently awarded at the Bi-Annual European & International Women Inventors (EIWIIN) in Italy and has showcased in major fashion shows including African Fashion Week, London, Glitz Africa Fashion Week amongst others.