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Kitschai's Unicorns And Bullet Wounds

This is an interview with designer Andrea Ushedo, founder of Kitschai about her first collection called "Unicorns and Bullet Wounds".

When we came across Kitschai's collection, we were amazed by the diversity and creativity of each piece. Some pieces are classic, some are casual, some are purely bold — and we love all of them. Regardless of fashionistas' rooting interests, there's sure to be something for everyone in this West African safari-inspired collection. Emerging designer Andrea Ushedo, the founder of Kitschai, plays with costume design, high fashion and ready-to-wear. She also has a vintage 90s feel with a modern touch, demonstrated her fabric choices. Ushedo previously garnered buzz with her edgy fashion short film "The Initiation" (below). She clearly resides in a universe filled with unbridled imagination and, you'll see in the interview below, that she's totally in sync with her first collection. A little extra: the printed fabrics were hand dyed in Guinea and Mali.

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