Jimi King is coming back to Detroit Fiber Works with his Summer Collection! Jimi's clothing designs are incomparable. This native Nigerian is a third generation textile designer who studied fashion and textile design in London. He travels the world in search of new ideas to incorporate into his exciting designs and each piece is one-of-a-kind.
JIMI KING'S artistic techniques range from batik to tie dyeing to hand printing and silk screening. He also uses a variety of fabrics such as Dupioni silk, cotton, spandex and traditional African fabrics.
Jimi's new flagship store, Jankara, is opening in Washington DC, but if you can't make it to the east coast, it's no problem! Come check out his latest designs during the annual Jazz on the Ave celebration on Saturday, August 4, 11am-7pm, and also on Sunday, August 5, Noon-5pm.