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Africa Fashion Guide takes ‘FASHION AFRICA’ Seminar to Nairobi! MUST ATTEND EVENT

 Africa Fashion Guide to launch ‘FASHION AFRICA’ Conference in Kenya this October.   On September 9th 2012, Social Enterprise Africa Fashion Guide turned one year old and has decided to host their anniversary event in Nai...
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Africa Fashion Guide announces African Cotton Campaign Tee Sponsors – Mantisworld!! – Available to Buy at Fashion Africa Conf. 2015

We are extremely pleased to announce our Tee Shirt sponsors for our Fashion Africa Conference 2015. Mantisworld and its Founder Prama Bhardwaj have been active supporters of our work as have we been huge fans of theirs. Having ...
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Group Urges Nigerian Govt To Resuscitate Textile Industry – FACTORY

It seems as if the textile industry around Africa is having a small revival. Nigeria has had an ongoing issue with its textile industry and seems there may be a slight silver lining. We will investigate in more detail soon but ...
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West Africa Fashion Week – Gambia

We will be heading over to the Gambia this week but thought to let you know about a recent show that was held in the Gambia last week to showcase the work of West Africa fashion designers and put West Africa on the map as an i...
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THE AFRICAN SHIRT COMPANY / Love Shirts, Love Africa – DESIGNER PROFILE

I first visited The African Shirt Company on my trip to Nairobi where I hosted our Fashion Africa Seminar. I flew from Nairobi into Mombasa (after taking near to 10 planes already) and was so glad to be met by the lovely Kenyan...
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Guaranty Trust Bank plc, Sponsors the Display of African Designers in the UK – RETAIL

Guaranty Trust Bank plc in collaboration with Style House Files, a creative development agency, have announced a partnership with Selfridges, UK, the famous London fashion destination voted best department store in the world fo...
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News Just In! Arise Magazine Fashion Week CANCELLED

As one of the hottest tickets in the African fashion calender we personally have been waiting and waiting to hear from the team at Arise regarding this years’ show. With rumours of dates and of the number of invited desig...
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From Silke to ‘African’ Lace to Lagos Business Angels – Specialist Interview + TEXTILE REVIEW

I recently bought a copy of African Lace : A History of Trade, Creativity and Fashion in Nigeria by authors Barbara Plankensteiner and Nath Mayo Adediran (look out on my book review shortly) and it got me very interested i...
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Tanzanian Treasure: AFG Shares Boutique Experience In The Heart Of Dar

Jacqueline Shaw founder of Africa Fashion Guide traveled to Dar Es Salaam with Africa Fashion Guide Project Coordinator Aisha Bignall to research for business, and whilst there experience luxury life in Tanzania. Many of our re...
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Sylvia Owori launches 2013 Vintage Collection

East Africa’s leading fashion designer and entrepreneur yet again launched her new vintage collection recently which had many wearable pieces in colourful African fabric. The new line was launched at the monthly fashion event...
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Getting up Close with…Chris Springs – British Museum/The Africa Centre – Fashion Africa Conference Speaker

In the lead up to our annual event Fashion Africa Conference 2015 we are introducing to you to a selection of the panellists who will be speaking at our conference. They all have an interesting relationship with the African...
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