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Fashion Weekend Gambia is back this December! – EVENTS

Fashion Weekend Gambia, is back, servicing the fashion desires of it’s loyal fashion acolytes for it’s third edition. The internationally recognised initiative of an all-female production team, has made it’s w...
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VOGUE Talents Italy Launch ‘SCOUTING FOR AFRICA’ – Fashion Designers Apply Now!

Vogue Talents in collaboration with Joan Okorodudu’s International Business Consortium Nigeria limited organisers of Africa’s biggest model search and owners of Ecowas Fashion week and Africa International fashion week...
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KORLEKIE introduces Elan Vital = Love & Grace for SS15

Korlekie is a contemporary female fashion brand that offers detailed and feminine looks inspired by Ghanaian tradition and British craftsmanship. Korlekie uses sustainable materials and all of its products have been handmade in...
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Love Dance? Go from Ballet to the Circus with Loza Maléombho for SS15 – DESIGNER

Loza Maléombho’s Spring/Summer 2015 collection was launched at AFI Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Africa this past few weeks ago. This collection recalls African traditions with a modern and futuristic twists particular to the...
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TRUWORTHS TO BUY ORGANIC CLOTHING CHAIN

Truworths is set to acquire Earthchild clothing, a brand founded in Cape Town with 43 stores nationwide. “I am excited by the intended acquisition of the Earthchild and Earthaddict businesses, which have great growth prospect...
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SOURCE EXPO – THE ONLY FASHION INDUSTRY TRADE SHOW DEDICATED TO SUSTAINABLE SOURCING

Now in its 6th year, the SOURCE Expo connects buyers and visitors with some of the most pioneering sustainable, fair and eco suppliers and manufacturers from across the world, for the fashion sector. Happening ONLINE, 5 –...
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GLITZ AFRICA FASHION WEEK 2014 this November! – EVENT

From the 6th of November to the 9th of November 2014, Glitz Africa Fashion Week will present an ecletic mix of designers from the African continent in the capital of Ghana – Accra. Among the designers confirmed are; Mai Atafo...
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Knowing your Roots – London Africa Cultural Event – This Black History Month

At the heart of the LACE concept is the urgent need of younger generation to know and understand their roots, and to have confidence in their own identity. The purpose of LACE is to help them be ‘somebody’ and to learn how ...
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Vlisco Group launches Tailor Academy with a Fashion Initiative

On 10TH September 2014 Vlisco Group, ProLink Organisation and Joyce Ababio College of Creative Design Accra launched the Vlisco Tailor Academy Ghana: an integrated tailoring education program for talented, underprivileged and m...
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Adire, Fringing, and more…Maki Oh….the Making of a Master designer

I have a secret….ssshhhh….but Maki Oh is one of our favourite Nigerian designer brands. Ok it is out there now….but why do I say that? Well , the product can speak for itself aesthetically but also from a text...
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Lemlem’s new Look for fall! – Tie ‘n’ Dye and Weave

A very exciting new fall collection for Lemlem has not caught us of guard! Why? because they are developing their product offer to now include a new look – hand dyed textiles mixed with new fabrics and silhouettes such ...
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