October’s Feature of the Month

Afrisocks is a fashion label that adds panache on an accessory that is typically mundane. Huzaif Alhassan, the creative mind behind Afrisocks, creates socks that are rooted in history and storytelling. In his words, "Afrisocks is about unity, it is about bringing African culture to everyone and helping people in touch with African fashion to be connected to their identity and be able to express themselves". His label has caught the attention of BET, LA Times and New York Magazine. This recognition has only motivated him to do bigger and better things. In the near future, he he plans on venturing into creating laptop bags and face masks, inspired by African culture.