“Heritage1960 is an online retail destination that offers a curated view of global African fashion, lifestyle, and design. Named after the year 17 African countries won their independence, Heritage1960 celebrates freedom, individuality and unique style inspired by the continent. Through the perfect mix of editorial content and e-commerce, the buyer is able to discover and purchase established brands like Jewel By Lisa and Edun, emerging brands like The Summit and Holst + Lee, one-of-a-kind jewelry by South African and Malian artisans, and more! Scheduled to launch in February 2012, Heritage 1960 hopes to dispel pre-conceived notions about African fashion, design and creativity.”
HERITAGE1960.com is slated to launch on February 20, 2012. In celebration of the count down, they are giving 14 lucky fashionistas a chance to nab fabulous items by coveted brands like Jewel By Lisa and Rachel Roy, sought after books like Gentlemen of Bacongo and New African Fashion and exclusive accessories like a Rwandan hand knit scarf and banana leaf Ipad case.
Good Luck ;)