Deola Sagoe, the founder of House of Deola Sagoe is one of the leading women of African fashion. She has been Into fashion since 1989 and became the first black woman to present a collection at Alta Roma, Rome’s celebrated fashion week, back in 2004.
She has styled people like Africa’s first ladies, to society girls like Lydia Hearst, top model Alek Wek, as well as famous personalities such as Oprah Winfrey and Will Smith.
She is an epitome of an African woman entrepreneur who, through hard work and a great sense of style, manages to build a fashion empire that Is globally known.
she is on the cover of this week’s edition of ThisDay Style is this luxury fashion icon, Deola Sagoe with this issue is tagged “Deola at 50”.
See the flawless photos taken by photographer TY Bello bellow