One of Ghana’s menswear designers Chocolate by Kwaku Bediako attended the 2019 edition of Essence Festival in New Orleans USA and officially met with Al Sharpton, Former White House Advisor for President Barack. He thought it was great so he said, ” he’s a great source of source of inspiration to everything Chocolate clothing stands for”.
According to him the Essence Festival is a yearly celebration to highlight excellence in Business, fashion, entertainment with specific reference to music. “This year’s edition celebrated the 25th anniversary with special experiences across entertainment, empowerment and community”.
Rev. Sharpton said in a round off discussion with Chocolate, “the festival has become a central meeting place for black people, black women specifically. It’s the celebration of who we’re in terms of our talents and gifts. It the perfect mix of entertainment and information”.
Check out on Chocolate by Kwaku Bediako at EMY Africa Awards 2019. See the style image below!