African fashion buzz has heightened yet again thanks to Khloe Kardashian-Odom (@khloekardashian)! While promoting her new Sears fashion label Kardashian Kollection, Khloe Kardashian-Odom was seen in this green, yellow and black batik-print Thakoon Fall 2011 skirt outside of Letterman studios in New York City. Net-A-Porter has Khloe’s Thakoon skirt for $550.
Khloe Kardashian-Odom in Thakoon Fall 2011 Skirt
Cultural Shop: Khloe not only wore this look for her appearance on Letterman but to the official NYC launch of Kardashian Kollection. Shop the look – Thakoon Batik-print stretch cotton skirt
Khloe’s sisters Kourtney, Kim, and Kendall also appreciate African fashion. For her Marc Clark photo shoot, Kendall Jenner was seen in a bejeweled pair of Jewel By Lisa shorts. Jewel by Lisa as previously reported is a Nigerian fashion label run by Lisa Folawiyo. At the 2011 People’s Choice Awards, Kourtney Kardashian was seen in a strapless Gert-John Coetzee dress. Gert-Johan Coetzee is a South African fashion designer. Kim Kardashian was also seen in a Thakoon creation outside of Dash NYC storefront.
Cultural Shop: Kim Kardashian outside of Dash NYC store front in a Thakoon mustard abstract shirt-dress, Jimmy Choo beige heels and Proenza Schouler clutch. (Shop Thakoon dress, barneys.c0m)
photo credits: wireimage. style. net-a-porter. splash
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