A defiant eighth edition of Togo’s International Fashion Festival

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    Organising a fashion festival during a pandemic is no mean feat, especially when the event’s budget has been slashed and designers and models alike are barred from travelling. But Jacques Logoh, the founder of Togo’s annual International Fashion Festival, isn’t easily deterred. From 18 to 21 February 2021, 30 stylists from across West Africa gathered in the Togolese capital to show, once again, what they’re capable of. We went to check it out.

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