Australian High Commission - Indigenous Textiles Fashion Show
Starts: Saturday, 3 June, 2017 04:00pm
Ends: Saturday, 3 June, 2017 07:00pm
In celebration of National Reconciliation Week, the Australian High Commission is pleased to bring talented Aboriginal designer, Arkie Barton, as well as textiles by Aboriginal fashion label, Magpie Goose, to West Africa.
In partnership with the Board of Fashion Ghana and Vickie Remoe and Company, the High Commission will be presenting a range of unique Australian, Ghanaian and Sierra Leonean textiles and designs at fashion shows in Accra and Freetown. The fabrics and designs express the creative wealth, versatility and beauty of Indigenous cultures of Australia, Ghana and Sierra Leone and tell the stories of the designer's people.
The Australian High Commission welcomes you to the two very special shows detailed below, and we thank Emirates Airlines and La Villa Boutique Ghana for their support for these events.
When: Saturday, 3 June, 4pm
Where: College of Physicians and Surgeons
Who: Special guest Australian Aboriginal designer Arkie Barton, Australian Aboriginal fashion label Magpie Goose, and final year fashion design students (Steve French, Sama Fletcher, Samuel Otteng, Alexandra Tomiyama).