Lifestyle Fashion

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  • Dr Catherine Masitsa, entrepreneur, the scroop

The Scoop with Dr Catherine Masitsa

In this episode of The Scoop, Salim Amin chats to Dr Catherine Masitsa, CEO and Founder of Samantha’s Bridal, the leading wedding planning company in East Africa. Samantha’s Bridal is also a magazine dedicated to [...]

  • Tjay and Debbie Chirwa of Homegrown Lifestyle , entrepreneur feature

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 [...]

  • Kente Master, entrepreneur feature, Rafiat Kasumu

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 [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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  • beninese musician angelique kidjo
  • photographer of singer cesaria evora

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 [...]

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  • Angolan fashion designers Shunnoz Fiel and Tekasala Ma'at Nzinga
  • dress designs by South African Fashion Designer, Laz Yani

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 [...]

  • African superheroes character from Nigeria's Comic Republic.
  • South African Pearl Thusi at the launch of her natural haircare range.
  • Popular Nigerian musican, Dbanj.
  • Graduates from the African Leadership Academy.

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 [...]

  • Fatima Siad - Somalia / Ethiopia
  • 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. [...]

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 [...]