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KENNETH IZE

Nigerian craft & original perspective

KENNETH IZE focus is on reinterpreting examples of Nigerian craft to create an original perspective on luxury production within textile and fashion. KENNETH IZE supports a small community of weavers, and works directly with a variety of artisan and design groups across Nigeria. The label is devoted to the long established traditions of Nigerian craft and local artisanship, merging a new design aesthetic with a specifically local handcraft practice.
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Fringed Striped Woven Top
KENNETH IZE
Fringed Striped Woven Top
KENNETH IZE's pieces are handmade by Nigerian artisans who use traditional techniques passed down through generations. This top is made from colourful threads woven to create vertical stripes and falls to a cascading fringed hem.
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£2,028.00
Striped Silk & Cotton-Blend Tank
KENNETH IZE
Striped Silk & Cotton-Blend Tank
KENNETH IZE's tank is hand-woven from a lightweight silk and cotton-blend featuring the label's signature stripes inspired by the traditional aso oke fabric of West Africa. Racer-back, designed for a slightly loose fit.
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£655.00
Striped Woven Straight-Leg Pants
KENNETH IZE
Striped Woven Straight-Leg Pants
KENNETH IZE works with a small community of weavers, artisans, and design groups to honour and showcase the traditions of Nigeran craft. These straight-leg high-waist pants are hand-woven in a colourful striped pattern.
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£1,890.00
Woven Mini Dress
KENNETH IZE
Woven Mini Dress
This dress is crafted using the handwoven fabric known as aso oke, which loosely translates to 'top cloth' in Yoruba. It's beautifully tailored with peak lapels and a buttoned front to mimic a blazer.
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£1,308.00
Meet the Founders
Kenneth Ize

Lagos-born and based designer Kenneth Ize is reinterpreting traditional West African fabrics and Nigerian craft with his namesake label that he founded in 2013.