AFWM Founder Featured in Icon Magazine

“Rebel and visionary” is how author Nadeesha Uyangoda describes Michelle Ngonmo, founder of the Afro Fashion Association, in this special “Rebels” issue of Icon magazine! Photograph by Giovanni Battista Righetti.

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Afrofashion featured in Corriere della Sera

Corriere della Sera’s Style Magazine features a profile of the Afrofashion Association’s work and its founder Michelle Francine Ngonmo.

Vogue features our tribute to Virgil Abloh

Afrofashion founder Michelle Francine Ngonmo tells Vogue Italia the story behind her recent video tributo to Virgil Abloh.

Fashion Projects Centers How AFWM Expands the Meaning of “Made in Italy”

Francesca Granata interviews Afro Fashion Association founder about how she’s expanding the narrative of “Made in Italy.”

Al Femminile Interviews Michelle Ngonmo

Women’s magazine Al Femminile interviews Michelle Francine Ngonmo about the mission of the Afro Fashion Association.

Fashion United Covers AFWM F/W 2023

Fashion United covers the Afro Fashion Week calendar for February 2023.

Michelle Ngonmo Named One of Vogue’s 100 Innovators

"Exclusivity should never be exclusionary. In Italian fashion, nobody has been more central to spreading that message — and actioning real change — than Michelle Francine Ngonmo."We are elated to announce that Afrofashion Association founder Michelle Francine Ngonmo...

“Where Creativity and Culture Meld”

“Afro Fashion Week is where creativity and culture meld,” affirms Fondazione Aurora, a non-profit dedicated to scaling African social impact enterprises.