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Fashion Design Students in South Africa – The Institutions That Make Their Dreams A Reality

As we prepare to launch a very interesting design project with fashion schools in Africa we will highlight schools and institutions that offer fashion courses in Africa. To start with we will focus on the following two schools ...
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Arcadia Groups Topshop Pops Up in Cape Town Until October & New Store Franchise to Open in Jo’burg This November

If you haven’t heard already then where have you been people? After months of speculation, UK retail group Arcadia opened their first pop-up Topshop and Topman shops in South Africa in July. Marking yet another internatio...
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Mia Nisbet brings Upcycled Fashion to a catwalk in Spitalsfield London

MIA by Mia Nisbet is a company, a brand, a concept and a designer that we love here at Africa Fashion Guide. We simply adore her and for the simple reason she emphasizes the importance of bring the fun back to fashion in a way ...
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GHANA FASHION & DESIGN WEEK® REVEALS SELECTED DESIGNERS TO SHOWCASE THEIR SPRING/SUMMER 2013 COLLECTION ON THE 5-7 October 2012

Ghana Fashion & Design Week (#GFDW) is thrilled to reveal selected designers scheduled for its SS13 catwalk showcase. This season’s event will deliver an exciting selection of creative designer’s collection during the c...
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PUMA® Wilderness collection Sourced and Produced Sustainably in Africa

Sportlifestyle company, PUMA this summer, announces its new PUMA Wilderness collection, a line of apparel, footwear and accessories inspired by the landscape and climate of Africa. The collection, primarily sourced and produce...
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Osei Duro embraces ‘Form and Content’ with their AW12 Collection

We are excited to hear more from this made in Africa brand who we featured previously (see here) and want to introduce you once more to them. OSEI-DURO, designed and produced in Ghana, West Africa is pleased to announce their ...
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Africa Fashion Week Los Angeles Presents “Africa Is Rising”

AFWLA teams with local, national and international sponsors for pre-marketing event in Downtown Los Angeles. On Thursday, August 30th, Africa Fashion Week Los Angeles (AFWLA) will host “Africa Is Rising”, a networking socia...
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LAURENCEAIRLINE’s SS13 collection

Laurence Airlines on route for 2013 – NEW collection!

LAURENCEAIRLINE is a fashion label based out of Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, the hometown of LAURENCEAIRLINE’s chief designer, Laurence Chauvin Buthaud. Born in Africa, childhood in Switzerland and moving to Paris, Buthaud can...
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Romero Bryan Headline Designer at Congo Fashion Week this week!

We are excited to feature fellow British Jamaican designer Romero Bryan. From a young age London-born Romero Bryan aspired to become a world-renowned fashion designer and he began to hone his skills for design and creation at ...
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The Art of Weaving in West Africa, an Endangered Tradition

At Africa Fashion Guide we recently invited our AFG Consultant Kibamba Nimon to write a guest feature about an area that not only she is passionate about but one that myself, Jacqueline Shaw is obsessed about when it comes to A...
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FAB Magazine Issue 9 Makes a Sound Investment

FAB Magazine is out with its ‘soundest’ issue to date which hits newsstands this week. Inspired by the adage ‘Sound mind in a sound body’ and the Olympic fever that took a hold of London and the world at large for the p...
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