feature: fashion spotlight – legendary paris based designer xuly bët

March 4, 2015

Check out legendary fashion label Xuly Bët (translated as “watch out” in Wolof). Created by Malian designer Lamine Badian Kouyate, the Paris fashion label is known for its bold expression – its signatures being the use of synthetic materials (a lot hand-dyed in Senegal), fake fur, and T-shirts with provocative slogans. Explore the designs of XULY Bët below.
+ Check out the latest collections here.

By Alexander Aplerku, AFROPUNK Contributor

Grace Jones wearing Xuly Bët on the runway

Choreographer and director Faustin Linyekula wearing XULY.Bët in performance.