This present day style is called African Street style. This style is based off the African culture involving the Dashiki prints, head wraps, and natural hair. This style goes back to the 1960s through 1970s during and right after the Civil Rights Movement African Americans embraced their ethnic style. (4/6/15) AMM
WORDS: “I’ve just learnt the more I photograph women, the less it is about transformation. Women are beautiful. All that really matters is enhancing that.” --Mario Testino. ~Solange Knowles photographed by Claiborne Swanson Frank.