Lamin Saidy comes from Gambia, where he was born in 1998 and grew up in his father's tailor shop where he became passionate about the tailoring profession. He has been in Italy since 2016 and lives in Treviso where from 2018 to 2020 he collaborated with Talking Hands, becoming one of the reference for the atelier and contributing to the creation of the capsule collection "Mixité".
In 2021 Lamin started its independent brand: NafoProject.
In 2021 Lamin launched its independent brand that B&W supports with a brand advisory.
Nafoproject is a small tailoring laboratory, it is a project in continuous evolution where the garments are designed and manufactured using waste materials. Every garment is born from the action of putting together, fabrics, memories, experiences and cultures, all together are signs of a tactile language. (Lamin Saidy)