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


 
 

 
Screen shot 2014-08-07 at 21.43.42

Fashion Africa author, Jacqueline Shaw signing books at Africa Fashion Week London – stand 20 (Jacaranda Books)

In Fashion Africa Jacqueline Shaw, (Founding Director of Social Enterprise Africa Fashion Guide) showcases 40 designers. She explores the challenges of producing in Africa; poor infrastructure, especially transportation; lack o...
by africafashionguide
0

 
 
Screen shot 2014-01-26 at 19.59.24

FASHION AFRICA CONFERENCE back in London this February 2014!! Register now!

Are you are a fashion designer, student or fashion business who has set up your fashion business sourcing and/or producing in Africa and interested in sustainability and ethical business practice? Then don’t miss this co...
by africafashionguide
0

 
 
Screen shot 2014-01-04 at 22.05.28

AFG Founder Jacqueline Shaw groundbreaking new book “Fashion Africa” launch date announced! February 2014

Fashion Africa launches in February 2014 with a new publisher!  ‘Inspired…educated…impressive’ Vogue Italia   ‘One of the top sustainable fashion tweeters and top ten African fashion blogs’ Guardian  Fashi...
by africafashionguide
0

 

 
samsungamaze01.himage

Samsung Connects the Continent through Fashion and Design at MB Fashion Week Africa 2013

End of October in Johannesburg, South Africa, Samsung brought together 14 fashion and accessory designers from across the continent in a unique design collaboration, #AmazeAfrica. The first of its kind, the #AmazeAfrica show to...
by africafashionguide
1

 
 
Screen shot 2013-08-21 at 23.22.34

Diesel+EDUN Final Collection Collaboration – on sale NOW!

Diesel+EDUN present the final collection in a historic two-season collaboration. Inspired by African creativity, the Fall Winter 2013 collection is entirely manufactured in Africa with the finest CCI (Conservation Cotton Initia...
by africafashionguide
0

 
 
F.A.B Workshop logo

Successfully Build your African Fashion Business with Fashion Africa Business (F.A.B.) Workshops this August!

With an abundance of catwalks events happening yearly to provide platforms for African fashion designers in the Diaspora including Mercedes Benz Africa Fashion Day Berlin, Africa Fashion Week New York, Black Fashion Week as wel...
by africafashionguide
0

 

 
165412_568232513221321_1655030362_n

1st Annual African Fashion week Toronto (AFWT) coming this August!

On Thursday, August 15, 2013 to Sunday, August 18, 2013 African Fashion Week Toronto will host its 1st annual fashion week at The Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre, located at 6 Garamond court, Toronto. This is going to be a fu...
by africafashionguide
1

 
 
Picture 5

Fashion Africa Business (F.A.B) Workshops start May – Limited Places – BOOK NOW!!!

Are you are a fashion designer or fashion business who is interested in setting up your fashion business sourcing and/or producing in Africa? Are you curious about how to make it happen sustainably and ethically? Maybe you are ...
by africafashionguide
0

 
 
IMG_8126

“Fashion Africa The Francophone Afri-Perspective” – Soiree Diesel X EDUN – Paris launch – EVENT REVIEW

Our French writer Chayet Chiénin continues our Francophone AfriPerspective series with her review of the Diesel X EDUN launch party (English speakers see the English translation below) See the first of the series on the AFRO-...
by africafashionguide
0