Kente Gentlemen is a menswear and womenswear brand based in Abidjan Ivory Coast. The brand was founded by Aristide Loua, Sydney Bagrou and Kunal Premnath in 2017. Kente Gentlemen is about the discovery of African fashion, traditions, aesthetics, culture, heritage and identity. It’s about embracing ones identity in an ever changing global space. The Kente Gentlemen name derives from the traditional cloth, Kente, which originates from the Ashanti kingdom of Ghana.
The style of Kente Gentlemen is unique and handmade of fabrics sourced and made in Africa. The brand pays homage to the local ingenuity, heritage and craftsmanship. The brand remains true to its mission of supporting the local economy by working with local hand weavers, tailors, artisans and vendors. At the same time they display African fashion to the world.
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