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


 
 

 
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The African Fashion and Design Week (AFDW) this March 2014

The African Fashion and Design Week (AFDW) is an innovative event by Bluepearl Services International (BSI) and in partnership with World Fashion for Development supporting their goals of promoting economic development and soc...
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Africa on My Sleeve – The First African Inspired Fashion Show in New Zealand – EVENT

The showcase dubbed “the first African inspired fashion show in New Zealand”, Africa on My Sleeve has announced the launch of designer registrations for the 2014 project. Launched in 2013, Africa on My Sleeve Limited has...
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Rwanda’s Kigali Fashion Week 2013 Takes On African Fashion

When Rwandan designer Colombe Ituze Ndutiye began drawing at the age of six, she thought she would grow up to be a cartoonist. But now at the age of 25 she has the distinction of being the first Rwandan to own her own fashion l...
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Design From Africa – The International Trade Centre Ethical Fashion Initiative calls African Fashion Designers!

We are excited about this recent callout to African designers that came to our inbox and so we are happy to share it with you. Organised by the Ethical Fashion Initiative a segment of the International Trade Centre they are see...
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Loin Cloth and Ashes Limited Edition Collection for Mr Price! – RETAIL

We were excited to hear the news last week that leading South African designer (and we must mention – featured designer in AFG director Jacqueline Shaw’s first book Fashion Africa), Anisa Mpungwe of Loin Cloth and A...
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Fashion Weekend Gambia 2013 raises awareness for Child Sex Tourism

Fashion Weekend Gambia is spearheaded by a conglomerate of women within the field of fashion and arts, who wish to create a platform that aspires to bring young designers and creative artists together to showcase creativity wi...
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Design Indaba Call for entries: Exhibition on African Design AND apply for Emerging Creatives

Design Indaba invites designers and innovators from across Africa to participate in a major exhibition at Design Indaba Expo 2014. Design Indaba is planning a ground-breaking exhibition of African design and innovation to be he...
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High Fashion Feast On Offer at South African Fashion Week 2014 Autumn/Winter Collections

A feast of all things fashionably local will be on the menu again at the South African Fashion Weekʼs Autumn/Winter 2014 Collections at the Crowne Plaza Johannesburg – The Rosebank from 3 – 5 October 2013 followed ...
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THE ECOLUXURY FASHION EXHIBITION during London Fashion Week – EVENTS

ECO   can   definitely   be   LUXE: looking for proof? Visit Ecoluxe London Sep’13 showcase. Wondering if rice is only used for cooking? What is Carla Bruni’s favourite pair of shorts? Come and have a look at the an...
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