Sidney names her collection "Habesha," which, according to her, means "to mix" in a local dialect from Ethiopia.
Born in Guyana with Haitian parents, Sidney was brought up in Paris, the capital of style and design.
A trip to Shanghai to visit her friends in 2006 changed her life - she was a marketing executive in the airline industry, now she's a fashion designer.
"I fell in love with the local fabric markets immediately," she recalls.
"And I happened to bring some African wax with me. One day, when I walked in a fabric market, the idea came to me all in a sudden - why not integrate Chinese style with wax?
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