Sandriana Nicoleau-Ngwi is a bold mix-master. By pairing various colors, prints and patterns, she plays by her own set of rules.
Supermodel Oluchi Onweagba knows how to make prints look pretty. She wears a lace dress in a shocking shade of yellow that livens up the room.
Fashion Stylist Rosemary Kokuhilwa wears a coveted Missoni for Target dress with a beret by DKNY, beaded bangles from Tanzania and Rupert Sanderson pumps.
Anaelechi Owunanne pairs indigenous fabrics with solid black — the key to balancing multiple print combinations.
Baltimore native Taneese Barksdale combines a cool combo of gold and black patterned pants and a bustier top to match.
Kayla Reece makes this trendy snakeskin patterned dress her own by styling it with a vintage belt from her Guyanese mom. Love it!
Designer Loza Maleombho rocks her own designs to the party. Here, every piece, from blouse to pant, is a unique pattern.
Brittany Burfenl wears a belted dress with a cool vintage pattern and color combination that’s oh-so-70s.
Actress, host and producer Sophy Aiida wears color wildly. Her tie-dye, tiger-print jacket and green pleated skirt makes a super rich color combo.
Model Saada Ahmed goes for gingham. She pairs this bold plaid pattern with a midriff and boots for a boho-chic feel.
Idle Mohallim, one half of fashion duo Mataano, wears a lace-up floral-print dress with bursts of color.
Mazuba Kapambwe, writer for ‘Africa Style Daily,’ wears a dress by Kozby World, a designer that uses traditional patterns in fresh, modern designs.
Ebony E. Haith wears a beautifully patterned dress that makes this simple style so much more.
Enyinne Owunwanne, founder of Heritage 1960 and host of the ‘New African Fashion’ party, wears a pattern that dances to life on the ruffles of her golden blouse.
Student Grace Rwechungura highlights her cobalt blue Ali Ro mini by wearing a jacket by Kiki Designs, and Dolce Vita pumps.
Model Aina Fadina wears a fun, fresh and feminine patterned dress. The colors really bring her look to life.
The subdued brocade pattern on Paula Rogo’s dress looks exquisite. She shows how patterns can be just as effective in neutral palettes.
Anna grabs a copy of the new book, but is already inspired by ‘New African Fashion,’ wearing a retro-style high-waist printed pant.
EnnEnyinne Owunwanne at Parlor New York.
Ilhuma Owanwanne at Parlor New York.
Faridah Sharif at Parlor New York.
Kabira Williams at Parlor New York.
Missla Libsekal at Parlor New York.
Tif B at Parlor New York.
Enovia Bedford at Parlor New York.
Kinne Diout at Parlor New York.
Melonie Clark at Parlor New York.
Dalphene Dillo at Parlor New York.
Ssangu Birigwa at Parlor New York.
Roja Heyderpour at Parlor New York.
Cynthia Simpson at Parlor New York.
Lola Ogunnaike at Parlor New York.
Joy Adaeze at Parlor New York.
Carla Duren at Parlor New York.
Ayaan Mohallim at Parlor New York.
Krystle Wilson at Parlor New York.
Washington Roberts at Parlor New York.