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BLKKANGAROO – African Inspired Streetwear Fashion Jumping into 2015 – DESIGNER

This Toronto based brand has been on our radar for a good while now and on receiving their latest lookbook were pleasantly surprised, especially by the may we say…rather “DOPE” sandals (gotta add them to our s...
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GLAM AFRICA FASHION NIGHT set for February 2015 London date.

Glam Africa Fashion Night (GAFN) will be held on Sunday 22nd of February 2015. The event which will hold at the prestigious Porchester Hall, Bayswater London, is a unique fashion event that will attract 500 fashionable guests a...
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WARDROBE BY MMPR The New Concept Store In Douala

WardRobe by MMPR is a chic concept store for men and women launched in Bonamoussadi, Douala at the ModeMaison PR office creating a wardrobe style shopping experience where the atmosphere is relaxed, the clothes are affordable, ...
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IT IS BACK! Africa Fashion Day Berlin – Jan 2015

In January 2015, there will be the first time a fashion panel and a vernissage. Participating designers of Premium Exhibition (International Fashion Trade Show) are from Berlin/Mozambique, Burkina Faso, Ghana, South Africa. Afr...
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Hot Accessory brand Zashadu selling at Franck & Fils for Christmas

To mark the Reine Rosalie pop up store in the Parisian department store, Franck & Fils (Le Bon Marché Group, LVMH), Charlotte Ziegler invites Zainab Ashadu to introduce her brand Zashadu from the 1st to 31st of  December....
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MARVEL AFRICA, IN ASSOCIATION WITH SA FASHION WEEK IS PROUD TO EMBARK ON THE 2015 MARVEL FASHION-HERO SEARCH!

2015 MARVEL FASHION-HERO SEARCH IS OPEN AND FASHION DESIGNERS ACROSS THE CONTINENT INVITED TO SHOWCASE DESIGNS AT SA FASHION WEEK. Marvel Africa, in association with SA Fashion Week, today announced that entries are now open ...
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Ethical Fashion Initiative Ghana Fashion Designers showcase at the Holiday Pop Up in Accra, 13th-15th December, 2014

The Ethical Fashion Initiative Ghana (EFIG) Holiday Pop Up is a display of fashion created by the newest generation of Ghanaian designers poised to generate exports as part of the growing African fashion industry.The EFIG aims ...
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Shop Smart Online this Festive Season: DHL gives Vital tips for Sub-Saharan Africa Consumers when Purchasing Gifts Online

In the lead up to the festive season, consumers are increasingly turning to online shopping portals instead of visiting physical stores. Oliver Facey, VP Operations for DHL Express Sub Saharan Africa (http://www.dpdhl.com), say...
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Fair Market Bolga Basket Report Released by G-Lish in Ghana

The G-Lish team recently sent us an email about the release of their Fair Market report on prices paid in the straw Bolgatanga basket industry in #Ghana. It is a great read. You can contact them for more information but here ...
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Tony Elumelu Foundation Commits $100M to African Entrepreneurs

In his recent article in the Economist, Tony Elumelu declared that, “In 2015, the African entrepreneur will explode on to the global stage, as a new generation shows the world what those of us doing business in Africa have lo...
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The Devastating Effects of Ebola: A Personal Perspective from Founder of Sierra Leone label NearFar

We received this e-letter and was so touched by it that we had to request permission to blog it. In the words of Stephanie Hogg – Founder of made in Africa fashion brand NearFar and Co-Founder of online ethical fashion re...
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