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Eye-catching costumes showcasing African culture attracted scores of people to Pembroke Community Club on Saturday.

The African Rhythm Black Expo and Fashion Show Extravaganza highlighted a wide range of cultural traditions and dress.

The event, from 2pm to 8pm, was organised by the Black Collective and attended by Dr Leonard Teye-Botchway, the Honorary Consul of Ghana in Bermuda.

Part of the funds raised by the event are being donated to African Heritage Diaspora Trail Foundation.

For more photographs, see the image gallery here

Bold and beautiful: a model at the African Rhythm Black Expo and Fashion Show Extravaganza (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)
Ahead of the pack: a model flaunts a striking hat at the African Rhythm Black Expo and Fashion Show Extravaganza (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)
Catwalk couple: models at the African Rhythm Black Expo and Fashion Show Extravaganza (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)
Success story: designer Lynelle Furbert at the African Rhythm Fashion Show Extravaganza (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)
Strike a pose: one of the eye-catching costumes at the African Rhythm Black Expo and Fashion Show Extravaganza (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)
Striking designs: were a key theme on the runway at the African Rhythm Black Expo and Fashion Show Extravaganza (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)
Showing her stripes: a model at the African Rhythm Black Expo and Fashion Show Extravaganza (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)
Pretty prints: a model at the African Rhythm Black Expo and Fashion Show Extravaganza (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)

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Published May 23, 2016 at 9:00 am (Updated May 23, 2016 at 12:39 am)

Fashion show celebrates African culture

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