Designers: Alinafe Misomali

Location: Blantyre

Alinafe is an award-winning extremely creative and still developing Fashion Designer with extensive experience orchestrating all aspects of women’s clothing design while demonstrating attuned attention to detail seeking to grow client base by showcasing collections on international fashion platforms. Growing up in Accra, Ghana, she attended Creative Design College and obtained a Certificate in Fashion and Design.

Her label first gained momentum after being the first Malawian to win the Vlisco Fashion Fund Award in 2014, which gave her the opportunity to study Fashion and Design further in the Netherlands. She has showcased her designs at a number of fashion events and has had the opportunity to dress several Nollywood actresses including Marie Humbert. On Alinafe’s return to Malawi, earlier this year, she has had the honor of showcasing her label Alinafe for the first time at A Night of Fashion and Glam which took place in June. Her last exclusive runway showcase was at MzFW2016.