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Lesotho Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2019

Lesotho Fashion Week will take place on the 3rd to 5th of May, 2019 at the Mpilo Boutique Hotel, Maseru Lesotho. The event will showcase Spring/Summer 2019 collections for men and women by designers from all over the world. Lesotho Fashion Week was launched in November, 2018. The event provides designers a global platform to… Continue reading Lesotho Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2019

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Fashion Discoveries: Camel Tote by Hamaji The Nomad

This is a beautiful tote by Hamaji The Nomad, a Kenyan Bohemian clothing brand. Hamaji The Nomad is a brand created around preserving ancient textile traditions and nomadic craftsmanship while empowering and supporting local small scale artisans in Africa. The Camel Tote is made from upcycled 70 years old camel sacks. The tote bags are… Continue reading Fashion Discoveries: Camel Tote by Hamaji The Nomad

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Traditional South African Clothing | Nic Harry South Africa

The colorful nwenda is a piece of South African traditional clothing I have always admired and of course, the famous traditional Zulu hats for women. In this post by fashion blog Nic Harry, we see a run down of traditional South African clothing for both men and women from the different tribes. https://nicharry.com/blogs/blog/traditional-south-african-clothing

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From Africa

The 2018 Miss Universe pageant will be held on December 17, 2018. This will mark the pageant's 67th year. The event which will be held in Bangkok, Thailand, has 94 participating countries with their respective representatives. There are 9 countries representing Africa: Angola, Egypt, Ghana, Kenya, Mauritius, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa and Zambia. The winner… Continue reading From Africa

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Veronica Odeka @ 40

Nigeria's weekly style magazine, This Day Style has released its most recent style issue dated Sunday, October 28 2018. This week's issue celebrates the style career of Nigerian stylist and influencer, Veronica Odeka. The issue also highlights Veronica's 8 years in fashion and her fashion and style contributions over the span of her career. The… Continue reading Veronica Odeka @ 40

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Fashion Discoveries: Madam Wokie’s Ankara Kettle Purse

Madam Wokie is a Sierra Leonian female fashion label based in Freetown, Sierra Leone. The fashion label is known for its "eclectic African aesthetic. The Madam Wokie Ankara Kettle Purse is the first work of the label that I have seen, until I started researching. It's a purse with features that are captivating. The Madam… Continue reading Fashion Discoveries: Madam Wokie’s Ankara Kettle Purse

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Men’s Fashion Week Nigeria 2018 – New Dates

The dates for the Men's Fashion Week Nigeria 2018 has been changed. The dates for the fashion event which was originally scheduled to run from the 12th - 14th of October, 2018, has been moved to the 14th - 16th of November, 2018. See:Nigeria 2018: Men’s Fashion Week The venue of the Men's Fashion Week… Continue reading Men’s Fashion Week Nigeria 2018 – New Dates

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A Newly Discovered Treasure – Adubea Jensen’s ‘LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL’

I always admired the handbags I saw in my mom's old 'youngy' pictures. Some of them were made from wood, flexible bamboo, beads and plastic. I remember getting to see a real life handbag of the same type in my aunt's place; it was rectangular with flaps and a wooden handle, in red and black… Continue reading A Newly Discovered Treasure – Adubea Jensen’s ‘LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL’

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Female Celebrity Photos from the AMVCA 2018

The 6th Annual Africa Magic Video Choice Awards 2018 was held on Saturday at the Eko Hotels and Suites, Lagos. Among the attendees were celebrities from Music, Film and Television across Africa. Styling and designing from major Nigerian and African fashion brands and stylists such as Iyabo Ojo, Tiannah Styling, Nonnistic Fashion, Africcana, Hyperfashun, Noble… Continue reading Female Celebrity Photos from the AMVCA 2018

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AFWL: The Black Sparta Collection by Afrodite

Afrodite is a luxury African clothing line that specialises in fashionable clothes and accessories for men and women. The fashion line was among many African design labels to showcase their work at the just concluded 2018 Africa Fashion Week London. For the show, Afrodite showcased its new Black Sparta Collection; a collection inspired by the… Continue reading AFWL: The Black Sparta Collection by Afrodite