Africa Fashion Guide
A social enterprise promoting sustainability within Africa's fashion and textile industry.


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Fashionably ‘Made in Africa’

FashionABLE is a non-profit brand who’s mission is to create a sustainable business in Africa that involves women becoming a vital part of the developing economy. This business is the making of striking, fashionable scarves o...
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KEZA – Capacity building and connections to the International luxury market – PROFILE

KEZA is an ethical luxury jewellery brand with a difference. Working with artisans in Rwanda and Kenya they produce beautiful, high quality jewellery collections using local techniques such as paper beads, braiding and bone and...
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“Cotton made in Africa Fashion Contest 2012″ – Unites Sustainability and Fashion COMPETITION

Looking for innovative designs in raw cotton “Green is the new black” according to influential fashion critic Suzy Menkes from the International Herald Tribune. This journalist who attends over 600 fashion shows a y...
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Interview with Simon Ferrigno – Africa Fashion Guide African Cotton CAMPAIGN

Back in September we launched Africa Fashion Guide at an event held at the Africa Centre in London’s West End. Part of the launch we held two discussions one on Ethical Fashion and the other on African Fashion. We were bl...
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‘Style Africa’ – Celebrating the Textile Heritage of West Africa – EVENT

‘Style Africa’ opens at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery A fascinating new exhibition exploring the rich heritage of West African textiles opens at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery 31 March 2012. Style Africa presents vis...
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The Sylvia Owori FOREVER LOVE Fashion Show – EVENT

The latest collections by designer Sylvia Owori will be presented during the 2012 FOREVER LOVE fashion show at 7:00pm at the UMA show ground on Friday, 23rd March 2012. The theme to create jobs and eradicate poverty throu...
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The AMFW 2012 Roadshow Moves on to New York!

“ … event set to become fixture of global style calendar …” The Guardian newspaper, UK. With 77 designers, over 50 models and in excess of 5,000 attendees, including international press and buyers, ARISE MAGAZIN...
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Duaba Serwa brings Gold to AMFW 2012

Dzuné reflects the status Gold holds within indigenous West African Culture. Dzuné reflects the status Gold holds within indigenous West African Culture. Duaba Serwa modernizes the functionality of gold in this collection wit...
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FAB Magazine’s 8th Issue Comes to Light

Following months of hard work to bring you the best in fashion, lifestyle and entertainment, FAB Magazine presents the Noir Issue – 200+ pages of all things FABulous, African, Black, Fashion, Beauty and Film: Nollywood being ...
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Fashion Africa – Business Analysis – EDUN

We recently looked at EDUN in regards to their gorgeous new marketing campaign featuring beautiful butterflies from the African continent. EDUN is a brand with a great African success story and personally one of our favourite...
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