Asiyami Gold’s A.Au Collection

Blending influences from Nigeria to America, the new bold range is for everyday wear

by Chérmelle Edwards Spending much of her childhood in Nigeria and then moving to Atlanta, Georgia, designer Asiyami “Gold” Wekulom injects traditions from both cultures into her work. For her label Asiyami Gold, she blends aesthetics from Nigerian prints and Ankara fabrics with the sensibility of the American woman. The recently released collection “A.Au” encapsulates that concept perfectly with loud patterns, bright colors and subtle …