The activist and first black president of South Africa, Nelson Mandela was a man who spent his life on dismantling the legacy of apartheid through tackling institutionalized racism, poverty and inequality, and fostering racial reconciliation in South Africa. He was recognized to be one of the greatest leaders not only in Africa but the world and will be known forever as the man who sacrificed 27 years of his life fighting for the freedom of his people. Related Article: Breaking: Nelson Mandela RIP (1918-2013)
Mandela’s fashion choices were quite unique, consisting mainly of beautifully tailored long-sleeved Print shirts and native African wear, staying true to his roots.
Here are some Mandela inspired looks:
Nelson Mandela will always be remembered as a ‘Style Icon’ in our books.