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T-Shirt Factory Africa Partners With ANKHERA To Produce 100% Made in Africa Fashions

100% made in Africa products to satisfy the fashion appetite of those who love the African style of fashion. T-shirt Factory Africa, makers of top quality branded apparels and ANKHERA located in Paris, France an Afrocentric Brand, have teamed up to produce high quality 100% Made in Africa clothing with [...]

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Siblings on a Mission to Transform Malawi’s Fashion Industry

Known for their expressive Afrocentric fashion feel and retro clothing, siblings Tjay and Debbie Chirwa of Homegrown Lifestyle are on a mission to form and transform Malawi’s promising fashion industry It began as an experiment mixing African print, or chitenje as it's known in the local language and grew into [...]

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This Company is Helping to Restore Kente to its Historic Heritage

Kente is one of the most ubiquitous African fabrics in the world. It’s instantly recognisable, and is worn by many outside its roots among the Ashanti of Ghana. Rafiat Kasumu and the rest of executive team at Kente Master specialise in making kente graduation stoles in collaboration with the [...]

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Top Stylish Young Africans

BONANG MATHEBA South African TV and radio presenter Bonang Matheba is considered one of the country’s top style icons. She recently caused many jaws to drop in awe of her sense of style at the 2015 Metro FM Music Awards in Durban, and she scooped countless style awards including SA [...]

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African Instagrammers: Who to Follow

Instagram has become an essential part of our lives, allowing us to show the world what we’re getting up to. But the photo-sharing site is also a platform for people to showcase their creativity, whether it’s about sharing the most artistic photo or simply adding a dash of cuteness to [...]

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Top 10 Classic African Style Icons

When it comes to the world of fashion, Africa’s famous people, spanning from presidents to musicians, have done well to show off the continent’s style to the world. Famous people from the continent have used fashion as a reaffirmation of African identity, and as a way for the continent’s identity [...]

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10 African Fashion Designers to Watch

African fashion designers are staking their claim on the international stage. Apart from using traditional African fabrics, designers on the continent have also gone ahead to experiment and create beautiful designs using fabrics from all over the world. A new breed of young talent  are determined to push the [...]

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Top 10 Trends in Africa in 2016 and Beyond

Africa is not only a hotbed for growth and opportunity, but it is also emerging as a unique player in the economic and cultural spheres in the global setting. Looking at events that happened over the last year, this article will project what Africa and the world can expect from [...]

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  • Aamito Lagum - Uganda
  • Candice Swanepoel - South Africa
  • Agbani Darego - Nigeria
  • Ataui Deng - Sudan
  • Leila Lopes - Angola
  • Behati Prinsloo - South Africa
  • Malaika Firth - Kenya

Top African Models

Fatima Siad - Somalia / Ethiopia   Siad is a Somali-Ethiopian fashion model currently based in New York. Siad came third in America's Next Top Model’s Cycle 10. She has featured in numerous fashion magazines, including Elle, Cosmopolitan, Essence Magazine, and Marie Claire. [...]

Luxuriously ‘Illustrating’ Diversity During New York Fashion Week

Adiree PR & Communications has partnered with Moscow’s fashion artist extraordinaire Veronica Kemsky to illustrate five of Africa’s designers showcasing during the upcoming New York Fashion Week. Kemsky has worked with clients all over the world including Harper’s Bazaar, Robb Report, Marie Claire and Cosmopolitan. Since the fashion industry has [...]

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