African art, textile patterns and colorful scenery have inspired many artists all over the world in their various works of art. The fashion industry has also incorporated African impressions in their designs. Though, there are very creative African fashion designers within and outside of Africa, only a couple of them are known within the international fashion business. In fact, there is no African fashion designer with a significant recognition or market share. But an African lady from Senegal is gaining popularity with her elegant haute couture. Her name is Oumou Sy.