Mowalola Ogunlesi Making Strides in Fashion
Mowalola Ogunlesi is making BIG strides in the Fashion Industry. This Nigerian-British designer was just named Design Director for the Yeezy Gap collaboration, by Kanye West. Ogunlesi has been designing for her self-titled line, and has 3 colletions to date. Her designs have been celebrities, Solange, Naomi Campbell, The Clermont Twins and Drake. Additionally, they have been on magazine covers such as Dazed (Spring/Summer 2019) and more recently Native (June 2020).
Some background on Yeezy Gap: In recent years luxury brand have been teaming up with more affordable brands to make high end fashion accessible for all. These collaboration have been successful at affording consumers the quality of a designer brand with a lower price point. Just a few days ago, on Friday, June 26, Kanye West and the GAP announced their collaboration on a new clothing line called Yeezy Gap. This line is set to be a 10 year deal with it's first collection releasing in early 2021. Are you excited to see her vision for this collection?