melbourne: kwamee by francis

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products

everything from formal to streetwear, all with a hint ofkwamee's touch.

clientele

those with the uptown chapel street look - which are vintagetees, distressed jeans, von dutch caps and havaianas.

service

most of them are friends of francis from way back. in fact, the designer himself is a regular presence at the shop. very personal and very personal

interior

fairly sparse and uninteresting. probably intentional to giveway to his clothes which speaks volumes.

ambience

>> ghanan minimalism <<

address

561 chapel street, south yarra vic 3141

phone

+61 3 9826 9080

website

www.franciskwamee.com.au

author

superfuture

date

14 september 2011

riding the current african ethnic craze, kwamee by francisseems to be a satorial version of the platypus. he combines africanfabrics with random suede patches, grafitti stenciling motifs - sometimesall on one shirt. mad mad mad designs seem most probably herb-inspired.sheer brilliance