Tetteh Adzedu Ghana

Tetteh Adzedu’s work is concerned with the preservation and reappraisal of African clothing traditions and the adaptation of these traditions to create contemporary fashion. He was trained first as a tailor and then as a fashion designer. His label ‘Adzedu of Shapes’ reflects his passion for the field of fashion. He has a keen eye for technique but does not lose sight of the social dimensions of clothing. He is committed to the promotion of fashion in Africa and to the achievement of a healthy economic position for the fashion sector. This is manifested in his work as a teacher of young talent, in his position as Chairman of the Ghana Fashion Designers Association and in his achievements relating to fashion export.