Made of mostly of wool and cotton, these blankets convey status and are often useful in the cold mountains of Lesotho. this is the national costume of Lesotho. I have 4 of these blankets and they are treasured.
For his Spring/Summer 2014 Ikiré Jones collection, Nigerian designer Wale Oyejide’s places Africans in the context of Renaissance art. I caught up with him to discuss what he has titled “The Untold Renaissance”.