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Contemporary Ga Fashion


Ga women, everyday/casual wear a combination of traditional wax print textile (usually worn wrapped around the body as a skirt) with jersey tshirts and flipflops. Some high fashion brands are very present in the Ga town for example channel The traditional Ga colours (of the wax print textile) are dark blue/light blue/white. These colours are worn during special occasions, like weddings. Outfits for these special occasions are made to measure by the many tailors/seamstresses working in Gamashie. Young women or girls mainly wear western style clothing. A lot of jersey shirts and skirts. Men + boys Western tshirts and shorts Or batakari (traditional top) with western style shorts/jeans Boys like to wear soccer jerseys/uniforms during festivities like the twins festival. Sometimes combined with suit jackets