Zara Okpara, Nelly Aboagye of DUABA SERWA, Simone Cipriani, Mina Evans and Lisa Folawiyo of Jewel by Lisa backstage before the Beat of Africa show.
For the 4th year, ITC Ethical Fashion Initiative collaborates with Altaroma to bring fashion talent from Africa to Rome. This year’s edition included Christie Brown, Mo Saïque and Anita Quansah London participating in Altaroma's Room Service, followed by the "Beat of Africa” fashion show with DUABA SERWA and Mina Evans from Ghana, Jewel by Lisa, a special guest from Nigeria and the much coveted Stella Jean who now works with EFI across all regions.
Love these backstage photos...
Lisa Folawiyo with Abrima Erwiah and Rosario Dawson
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DUABA SERWA being interviewed backstage before the start of the show.
H. E Mr. Emmanuel Charles, Haiti's Ambassador to Italy with Stella Jean
Omoyemi Akerele of Style House Files with Abrima Erwiah and Rosario Dawson
Sara Maino from Vogue Italia with Simone Cipriani backstage at Beat of Africa in Rome.
Simone Cipriani with Zara Okpara and Lisa Folawiyo of Jewel by Lisa backstage before the Beat of Africa Ethical Fashion show
Simone Cipriani, Stella Jean, Rosario Dawson and Abrima Erwiah
Stella Jean Spring/Summer 2015 male looks with striped fabric hand-woven in Burkina Faso