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First Look: Riveriswild's F/W Collection is an Ode to Fading Memories of Home

Learn about the inspiration behind lifestyle brand Riveriswild and their new F/W collection exclusively on OkayAfrica.

Meet Riveriswild, a lifestyle brand that acknowledges the chaos of life, respecting its unpredictability and honors our differences and connections along the way.

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Dynamic Liberian-American Designer TELFAR Wins the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund

Telfar Clemens of TELFAR snags a $400,000 prize and mentorship from CFDA members and Vogue editors.

The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) and Vogue have announced Telfar Clemens, the Liberian-American designer behind TELFAR, the winner of the 2017 CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund.

Clemens competed with nine other U.S.-based, up-and-coming designers in a series of challenges for the big prize. He locked in the top spot through his voguing models at the CVFF fashion show, by highlighting the next generation of TELFAR lovers with the hashtag #telfarbambimo on Instagram and by collaborating with White Castle on their uniforms—to name a few.

TELFAR is a consistent, forward thinking brand that continues to define gender fluid fashion, so this award comes as no surprise. Clemens also continues to be a designer to watch.

Congrats, TELFAR!

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Video: 'Afro-Dandies' Share the Inspiration Behind Their Classic Style

We talk to four "Afro Dandies" about what inspires their incredibly dapper style.

Good style is infectious and these black dandies have a lot of it.

In a new video we speak with four incredibly suave, "Afro-Dandies," about what inspires their classic style, and what drives them to stay dapper.

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