Alien Cartoon digital fabric


Alien Cartoon digital fabric

Designer/artist: Selly Raby Kane

Year: 2013

Description: The AW14 collection 'Alien Cartoon' includes digital prints that aim to overturn Senegalese fashion codes by using motifs such as sardines and zebra forms. While these iconic motifs are used frequently in traditional textiles, they are here produced in dreamlike digital prints.

About the designer: Selly Raby Kane is a Dakar-based fashion designer and a leading figure in the Senegalese cultural landscape, helping to define the image of a new generation of future-facing young African female creative leaders. She combines global futuristic and technological references and patterning with West African print and iconographic traditions.

Image credit: Selly Raby Kane