Nigerian brand Babayo’s latest collection merges structured tailoring with bursts of color and texture—and the Funtua Desert Top is no exception. This button-down crop top uses repurposed discards of fabric to create a striking asymmetric look. Handcrafted by skilled female artisans, the brand aims to support and promote the legacy of the Fulani community. Take your styling cues from the brand’s lookbook and wear over layers.
- Plain crew neck button-down crop top, concealed placket, gigot sleeves, buttonless vents at cuffs
- 100% cotton
- Crafted by female artisans to ensure benefits for the local economy and the Fulani community
- Each piece is made to order and may take up to 2 weeks to complete
- Made in Lagos, Nigeria, ships from Nigeria
SIZE, FIT & OPACITY
- Lightweight fabric, non-stretchy
- Slightly transparent
- Fits true to size
- Relaxed fit
- Model is wearing a UK 6
Shipping & Returns
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Designer Aisha Babayo Shehu is a master of dichotomy. Trained as an economist, she launched her label in Lagos as way of combining her aptitudes for creativity and business. Collections embroider authentic cultural narratives onto modern designs at the intersection of style and comfort. Various takes on shirt dressing, from crop tops to kaftans, offset easy silhouettes with intricate detailing like hand embroidery by locally-employed artisans.