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


 
 

 
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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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New Opportunities for Africa as Global Apparel Manufacturer – MANUFACTURING

The question of how long China will remain the largest clothing manufacturer continues to linger on. Not only does the country have to contend with increasing competition from neighboring countries such as Bangladesh, India and...
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José Hendo LFW Catwalk & Panel – featuring AFG founder Jacqueline Shaw this week!

London Fashion Week is a great opportunity for designers from all backgrounds and design styles to showcase their product. A designer we have high respect for (who also features in our director’s book Fashion Africa) is J...
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Yevu – Wax-Print Apparel, Ethically Made in Ghana – DESIGNER

YEVU is a clothing line that is ethically made in Ghana, West Africa. YEVU, which means “white woman” in the local Ewe language, was a word that Anna Robertson heard daily as she navigated the lively and chaotic city of Ac...
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Embracing the Ethical in African-inspired Fashion – Africa Fashion Week London is Nearly Here!

Africa Fashion Week London is Europe’s largest event for African and African-inspired fashion. This year’s Africa Fashion Week London will be at Olympia West Hall on Friday 8th August and Saturday 9th August 2014. Top...
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STORY FOR THE CONSUMER WITH A CONSCIENCE – ETHICAL FASHION LAUNCHES AT GATHER&SEE.COM

Brand new website Gather&See offers carefully curated collections from the very best in sustainable fashion talent from around the world.  Showcasing designers who pride themselves on aesthetics as much as their ethics, th...
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'FUTURE FABRICS EXPO' London 2011

Register for free now 4th Future Fabrics Expo at Fashion SVP this September! TRADE EVENT

The Sustainable Angle is delighted to invite you to the fourth Future Fabrics Expo inside Fashion SVP fashion manufacturing and sourcing fair at the Olympia Central Exhibition Centre, London, on 28th – 30th Septemb...
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Source Summit – the 3D edition this July!

In two weeks, on the 22nd July in London, fashion professionals from every part of the supply chain will unite for an intensive networking and training event dedicated to driving forward the 3 dimensional bottom line of...
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Fashion Revolution Day – WHO MADE YOUR CLOTHES?? Get involved on April 24th

For those who may not be aware this Thursday 24th April marks Fashion Revolution Day. And with Tuesday 22nd April being Earth Day the timing could not have been more  apt. On 24th April each year, Fashion Revolution Day will b...
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