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Congolese designer living in America is now giving models a run for their money

MaganeM 06/26/2020

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View pictures in App save up to 80% data. Meet Anifa Mvuemba born in Congo and raises in the United States by her Congolese parents , Anifa started her Hanifa label in Washington DC in 2012 after learning to sow by watching videos online

Designers have been having a hard time showcasing their work due to the Coronavirus as lockdown was implemented in alot of countries disabling designers to do photo shoots or use models as they were strict measures to curb the spread of the Coronavirus

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Anifa realised that even though the norm was not happening anymore but business had to get sustained and she went into 3D designing which was self taught then assembled a team of animators to bring her detailed vision to life

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Today instead of using models and real live fashion shows Anifa has 3D models showcasing her work on a visual fashion show on Instagram and floating garments, bringing her much more clientele on social media as her work is truly fascinating and it's now becoming a trend as other fashion designers are using this 3D method to show case their work and with alot of people at home more people are glued to their phones and viewing garments

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This idea now being used by other designers as well especially during this pandemic which means designers won't have to pay models to wear their designs anymore , models will have to compete with 3D models

The Congolese born designer still makes other designs with African prints as she is proud and still loves her culture

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olokebabe · 06/26/2020
please what is 3d

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