DAZED DIGITAL: The graduate creating menswear reimagining Muslim tradition

Newly graduating LCF menswear designer Nazifa Begum is presenting a collaborative, concept-driven iteration of her graduate collection in London this week as a presentation and accompanying film. The project, called Oummra, brings together the creative exploits of Begum, along with metal maker Slim Barrett, photographer Sam Bayliss Ibram, visual artist Hayden Martin, music collective Bala Club and others, and centres around the designer’s interest in her own British-Bangladeshi roots and how young Muslim men navigate between their upbringing and youth culture.

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