Redefining African wedding attire | The Chronicle

The Chronicle

Bongani Ndlovu, Showbiz Correspondent
WHAT has been believed to be the standard of wedding dresses in the minds of Zimbabweans was last month turned on its head after an exhibition by Umakothi Royal Bridal by NkaZana where they redefined African wedding attire.

The Royal Bride exhibition by NkaZana collection celebrates African queens and redefines fashion with a touch of culture.

The name NkaZana is a collaborative effort between Ganu founding director Nkanyeziyethu Malunga (Nka) and A Tribe Called Zimbabwe founder Nomakhosazana ‘Zana K’ Ncube (Zana).

Both are head designers.

With every gown, the seven brides who participated at the fashion exhibition had their own unique design that expressed their personalities.

Each dress was made out of a mixture of cloth and cowhide,…

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