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Mozambican Fashion Brand Taibo Bacar Is One Of The Leading Brands In Africa

February 5, 2020

Founded by Taibo Bacar and Tatiana Ismael in 2008, Taibo Bacar is a fashion brand based in Maputo, Mozambique. The brand is known for its fusion of high fashion and ready to wear.


As the son of a seamstress, Bacar grew up around the sounds of sewing machines, and though he began his career in IT, he soon returned to the world of fashion. The label grew quickly, and was named Emerging Designer of the Year at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Africa in 2012.


Known for its uniqueness and strong attachment to the African heritage, Taibo Bacar collections tell a story of African nobility and royalty that describes the beauty of the African woman and her culture.


It is determined, delicate and classic. It’s an instantaneous burst of wholesome energy for all women who identify themselves with eclectic style where the silhouette plays a central role.


A brand that emphasizes the feminine body using only selected cutting techniques and the highest grade of materials, making every Taibo Bacar woman a unique being that is envied, respected and adored.

Today Taibo Bacar is considered one of the leading brands in Africa.