In the Congolese capital of Brazzaville, there lives a community known as the “Sapeurs”. Their dynamic sense of style takes inspiration from the traditionally stunning bright colors of their home country, and that of their former European colonialists.

Two worlds come together in the form of dress,

There’s something so fresh about cultural integration, particularly when such a mergence takes place aesthetically within a sphere of clothing. When colours and textures and customs and styles come together, on equal level,  to tell an array of stories in  pain, struggle, opportunity and triumph.

I love it. I love

Glowork, the Middle East’s first organization dedicated to female employment, has just annouced its acquisition from Saudi-based investors SAS Holding. A significantly impressive one too. $16 million, actually.  Sincerity in belief so superbly applied.

 

Since its inception in 2011, Glowork’s introduced thousands of Saudi women