Amma Bonsu, 9:00 am
A fabulous trend in home décor around the world is the ability to creatively transform a setting using contemporary textiles and furnishings with a distinct African influence. Although African décor was previously limited to gory tribal masks and animal prints, today’s African artisans have elevated their craftsmanship.
They have re-introduced the world to a collection of artistry that marries the traditional African theme with contemporary designs.
The result is a magnificent array of culturally inspired accent pieces and eclectic furnishings that infuse elegance and boldness into any space.
Here are eight influential African designers who are commanding international appeal to contemporary African home décor.