The word ‘bourgeoisie’ is a polysemous French term. It means the middle class, typically with reference to its perceived materialistic values or conventional attitudes.
Telvin Nwafor, menswear brand has released its latest collection for Autumn/Winter 2018
He titled it ‘The Bourgeoisie Man’ and the look book features actors Chris Okagbue and Phillip Lloyd.
According to the statement following the release:
In an era were Black slavery and racism is the order of the day, this collection was inspired by the revolution and rise of the West African men, who have risen from being third-class citizens to becoming very influential, and taking centre stage in all works of life. Telvin Nwafor Menswear brand is designed for the modern, successful and active individuals of today, who dresses as a statement piece. We exude an ideal balance between a sartorial craftsmanship, timeless and classic designs with elegance.
See the lovely photos below:
Credits to the team
Brand/Creative director: @telvinnwafor
Model: @chris_okagbue, @daniellloyd101
Footwear brand: @kokomacollections
Art workpiece: @tayo_creates