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HONEY MALAOLU DEBUT AT ANGOLA INTERNATIONAL FASHION SHOW

Rising East London designer Honey Malaolu will be showcasing her exqusite evening collection at Angola International Fashion Show (AIFS) on 6th of December 2014 at ‘’ Dream Space ’’ in Viana , as part of the prestigious...
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Osei-Duro Launches a Kickstarter campaign: Ethical Clothing Rooted in Traditional Textiles

Since their first exploratory trip in 2009, Osei-Duro work with Ghanaian artisans to create high-quality, contemporary apparel using handmade textile techniques and transparent, small scale production processes. Osei-Duro is ...
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SWAHILI FASHION WEEK – East Africa’s Biggest Fashion Event returns Dec 5-7th

Swahili Fashion Week is THE biggest and largest annual fashion event in the whole of East and Central Africa providing platform for fashion and accessory designers from Swahili speaking countries and beyond to showcase their ta...
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African Fashion International Presents Fashion Retail Store – AFI PRIVÉ

AFI PRIVÉ is the ultimate destination for the finest of African fashion collections. AFI PRIVÉ is part of the leading fashion company, African Fashion International (AFI) who are passionate about African fashion. As a premi...
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New Zealand presents Africa Fashion Festival

Africa Fashion Festival is an event that celebrates Africa’s vibrant and diverse culture and incredible creativity in New Zealand through fashion and art forms such as dance and music. New Zealand’s inaugural Afric...
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MIA by Mia Nisbet Crowdfunding Campaign Will Transform the Meaning of Up-Cycled Clothing

MIA by Mia Nisbet launches a crowdfunding campaign to release a unique line of eye-catching clothes from quality waste textiles and will contribute to creating sustainable livelihoods for Malawian tailors. The kriticalmass camp...
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FOMI – Ethiopian Fabulous Fashion Bag and Footwear Brand

Initially the prospect of developing a handbag line in Africa seemed daunting, but that became Afomia Tesfaye’s motivation in creating FOMI. In early 2011, she made the decision to leave Los Angeles to travel back to her nati...
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New CmiA-Organic Standard Creates Market Access and Social Added Value for African Organic Cotton Farmers – Aid by Trade Foundation to Launch CmiA-Organic Cotton on the Market for the First Time

The Aid by Trade Foundation (AbTF) is the largest cotton initiative in Africa and is committed to integrating cotton originating from Africa into the textile industry with increasing success. The foundation is now also dedicate...
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Zaaf Collection – Indulgence and Luxury – Bags made in Ethiopian

We have been hearing about this brand for a little while now and was excited to hear that our friends over at Styled by Africa are selling their brands via their online story. So here we present to you our readers the company Z...
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C&A Foundation donates 500,000 EUR to Save the Children for Ebola response in Sierra Leone

C&A Foundation has made a 500,000 EUR grant to Save the Children Switzerland to help children and families affected by the Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone. “We are deeply concerned by the unprecedented scale of the current...
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“Afro Shoes” – Supporting African Shoe Manufacture – Made in Africa

Afros is a innovative footwear fashion house  founded in June 2012 by designer Emo Rugene out of a yearning to create a fashionable every day shoe that Kenyans can identify with and make their own. Made out of Ankara fabric, t...
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