Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Capetown: Lalesso (Pictures) #MBFWCT #Africanfashion

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Capetown Lalesso 8

“Lalesso was launched in Cape Town 2005 by co-creators Olivia Kennaway and Alice Heusser. The inspiration behind the brand came from a holiday to Olivia’s home country Kenya where the pair travelled to the remote Island of Lamu on the north coast of Kenya. The traditional ‘uniform’ of the local women in these coastal regions…