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King of Prints – Duro Olowu presents More Material in NYC – ends Aug 1st!

It is the last couple weeks for London-based fashion designer Duro Olowu new group show and separate pop-up boutique of fashion and art at Salon 94 Bowery. A sequel to the designer’s 2012 installation at Salon 94 Freemans, th...
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Ethical Fashion in Africa talk at FIT in NYC – hosted by AFG Founder Jacqueline Shaw

I am very excited to announce I will be speaking with the fashion students at one of the biggest fashion schools in one of the best cities in the world! I will be at FIT in NYC this Friday. A limited number of copies of my book...
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Modahnik goes pretty in pink for SS13

Modahnik is a Chicago based womenswear brand founded in 2009 by designer Kahindo Mateene. Kahindo, a native of the Democratic Republic of Congo founded Modahnik (an anagram of her first name and last initial). Modahnik is inspi...
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Africa to storm World Fashion4Development’s Giving Back Bazaar in Seoul, Korea

Africa Presence at WORLD FASHION 4 DEVELOPMENT’s Giving Back Bazaar, Seoul Korea – EVENT

light From March 18th – 19th 2013, World Fashion for Development (WF4D) will host its annual “Giving Back Bazaar” at the Conrad Hotel in Seoul, South Korea. The Bazaar is a two-day fashion fundraiser showcase featuring in...
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Made in Ghana brand AFIA ‘BRING IT TO THE PEOPLE’ with a POP-UP Shop

New York’s best independent fashion labels will make their collections available to the people in a collaborative pop-up shop. The Soho Lofts will transform into an exclusively curated boutique with clothing, jewelry, accesso...
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Designer Duro Olowu curates ‘Material’ – show and Pop-Up Shop

London-based fashion designer Duro Olowu will present a show and pop-up shop of fashion and art at Salon 94’s Freeman Alley Gallery, February 8 through March 4. The show will present a group of limited edition fashion and acc...
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Showroom International and the Bel Esprit Showroom and Pop Up Shop

Showroom International and the Bel Esprit Showroom Partner with The Lane Style House to Launch a “Style-Off” Competition for Stylists. Showroom International, the online showroom for independent fashion designers and the Be...
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Africa Fashion Week New York – EVENT REPORT

Africa Fashion Week New York (AFWNY), was produced by Adirée, and literally heated up the US fashion capital of New York from Thursday July 14th to Saturday July 16th. Taking place at the Broad Street Ballroom  located in New...
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African in New York – EVENT

Thursday July 14th to Saturday July 16th sees 2011 edition of AFRICA FASHION WEEK NY The vision of the 3-day event is to “Break through the New York fashion noise allow diverse and upcoming designers to voice themselves t...
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