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MaXhosa | Justina Blakeney Est. 1979 Latest African Fashion, African Prints, African fashion styles, African clothing, Nigerian style, Ghanaian fashion, African women dresses, African Bags, African shoes, Nigerian fashion, Ankara, Aso okè, Kenté, brocade etc ~DK

MaXhosa

MaXhosa collections of South African knitwear designer Laduma Ngxokolo. His line was designed as a knitwear solution to Xhosa initiation rights, that includes a tradition of dressing up in "new dignified formal clothing for six months after initiation.

Africa |  Nelson Mandela wears traditional Xhosa attire during part of his campaign tour, 1994.  Eastern Cape, South Africa | ©Greg Marinovich

Eastern Cape, South Africa Nelson Mandela wears traditional Xhosa attire during part of his campaign tour, 1994

Africa | Three Xhosa men. South Africa.  1967 - 1976 | ©Digital Library University of Wisconsin--Madison. African Studies Program. Photographer Harold E Scheub

Africa | Three Xhosa men. South Africa. 1967 - 1976 | ©Digital Library University of Wisconsin--Madison. African Studies Program. Photographer Harold E Scheub