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Mariah Bocoum KEITA Designer from Mali

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 Mariah Bocoum KEITA Designer from Mali

Born in Bamako, a Guinean midwife mother and a Malian father diplomat, this artisan was a teenager traveling to West Africa and did a lot of fashion show for Chris Seydou, malian designer her mentor and idol, deceased in 1994.
“At the age of 17, I was one of his muses in Mali.
He made me discover and love Malian textiles. I think of Bogolan, which he was the first to promote internationally. “

Since 2011, her collections have been presented at many events, from the Dakar Fashion Week to the Angola International Fashion Show via Fima, Niger, and Black Fashion Week in Paris.
AFRICAN FASHION STYLE MAGAZINE -  Mariah Bocoum Keita - Les peches mignons -dn africa- studio 24 nigeria
Mariah Bocoum Keita – Brand name “Les Peches Mignons” – Exclusive contents for DN – Africa and  Studio 24 Nigeria

Older Sister of the singer Inna Modja

The older sister of the singer Inna Modja, Mariah Bocoum stands out with her cute Sins label, dedicated to the textiles and cultures of her country.
she makes her models from fabrics in tinted cotton, exclusively Malian, product of a craftsmanship of the finest.
AFRICAN FASHION STYLE MAGAZINE -  Mariah Bocoum Keita - Les peches mignons -dn africa- studio 24 nigeria
Mariah Bocoum Keita – Brand name “Les Peches Mignons” – Exclusive contents for DN – Africa and  Studio 24 Nigeria

Economic Development in using Malian craftsmanship

She said “I am not necessarily against the use of wax, which I used a lot at a time, but I now want to participate in the economic development of my country. Malian craftsmanship is neglected and despised. Mariah Bocoum wants to change the situation.
AFRICAN FASHION STYLE MAGAZINE -  Mariah Bocoum Keita - Les peches mignons -dn africa- studio 24 nigeria
Mariah Bocoum Keita – Brand name “Les Peches Mignons” – Exclusive contents for DN – Africa and  Studio 24 Nigeria

 

 Her Brand Name : “Les Peches Mignons”

In 2010, she launched her own brand, “Les Peches Mignons”, and presented her first collections.
Among these, “Mali Donko“, whose pieces mix bogolan, satin duchess and muslin. Today, it focuses on paying homage to the different regions of Mali.
In 2015, “Timbuktu” highlighted modern outfits, always in satin duchess, embellished with Tuareg leather.
AFRICAN FASHION STYLE MAGAZINE -  Mariah Bocoum Keita - Les peches mignons -dn africa- studio 24 nigeria
Mariah Bocoum Keita – Brand name “Les Peches Mignons” – Exclusive contents for DN – Africa and  Studio 24 Nigeria
2017 – Two years later, “Toguna” explored Dogon culture.
“Toguna” is one of her biggest successes. For the cotton dresses, she worked with the visual artist Alassane Kanté “, congratulates the one who is a member of the Alliance of dressmakers and fashion designers of Mali (ACCM).
An experience she would like to reiterate. But, for now, the designer is working on the development of her next collection: an immersion in northern Mali in tribute to Tuareg women.
AFRICAN FASHION STYLE MAGAZINE -  Mariah Bocoum Keita - Les peches mignons -dn africa-STUDIO 24 NIGERIA
Mariah Bocoum Keita – Brand name “Les Peches Mignons” – Exclusive contents for DN – Africa and  Studio 24 Nigeria

 

Mariah Bocoum KEITA Designer from Mali
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