Nubian Skin has announced the arrival of its brand new venture, The Africa Collection, a series of luxury lingerie and sleepwear lines inspired by and made in Africa.

The British label has been focusing its efforts on ‘redefining nude’ since it launched in 2014, and is now on another mission, to challenge the way African manufacturing scene is perceived.

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“We are moving past the idea that producing in Africa means charity – this is a celebration of the design and technical expertise in Africa,” explained Ade Hassan, founder of Nubian Skin.

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The first range in the Africa collection is Moroccan Nights, a limited edition range inspired by the midnight sky and shadows of a balmy Moroccan night.

Available in October 2016, the collection features lacy bras and lightweight camisoles in black and midnight blue.

Sizes range from 30B to 38G and XS to XXL and prices range from £32 to £65.