On the 18th January, the young Brazilian fashion designer Fernando Silva was headline the second most important newspaper of the Netherlands, the “Volkskrant”.
In seven pages the newspaper talked about the beautiful project “Orange Babies,” which also turned a book called “Zambia With Love”, realized by Fernando in partnership with competent photographer Hans Withoos.
In passing through Zambia in Africa with several bags full of dresses donated by talented young designer, the photographer Hans Withoos held a wonderful social work, where young African women with HIV virus had the opportunity to serve as models for the beautiful dresses made and donated by Silva.
The project goal was to bring beauty and happiness to a place where images are always sad and depressed.
Hans says he feels very happy to see his work recognized internationally with a different focus of fashion world, causing Fashion is synonymous with hope for those who had forgotten how to smile!