Fashion entrepreneur Busayo Salahdeen has shared her knowledge on how African fashion in the diaspora is being accepted.
Salahdeen who appeared as a guest on the show, “Silverbird Today” said there were few fashion designers around when she started.
The fashion expert who is also based abroad also talked about the high demand for African fabrics and wears compared to normal wears.
Speaking on the reasons for the acceptance, she revealed that people patronized the African wears in the UK, US and other countries because they discovered the need to connect with their roots.
Some of the people she mentioned are the blacks who have never been to Africa before.
On the business angle concerning her discovery, Salahdeen stated that she found out there is a market for the African prints.
Apart from the attitude to work, by Nigerians, the epileptic power supply in the country, was the the major challenge of all the challenges highlighted by the prolific designer.
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