Africa Fashion Guide
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Florie’s AFRICAN Sand Jewellery

Few of us would believe that the intricate and delicate “Plastic Gold” jewellery, created by Saharawi refugees who live in a remote corner of the Algerian desert, is made from recycled plastic bottles using only hot sand, a...
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Fairtrade Fortnight, ASOS, Whistles and Central Saint Martins and MADE – building African connections

Made is a fashion accessories brand that we love. Not just because they create beautiful, hand-made product in their African workshop, but also because Made teaches new skills and provides sustainable opportunities for all our ...
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Mikuti is launching a new collection of Bangles for 2013 – The Ceres Bangle

Designer and founder Erika Freund launched Mikuti in 2009, while she had been attending graduate school at New York University. At the time she was studying social work, but was very interested in economic development, so she t...
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Sweets for my Sweet and Sugar for my Honey…Introducing Joansu “Eye Candy” S/S2013 Collectionr

Having met Adjoa, who is Joansu’s founder, at Arise magazine’s editor Helen Jennings book launch a few years back, I have followed this brand with interest. Beautiful, original pieces, and at times simple pieces in ...
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Mikuti – Socially Conscious Jewelry – Company PROFILE

Mikuti, a socially active company that creates unique pieces of jewelry, as well as an income for people living in the Meru District of Tanzania.  Inspired by the beauty of the Swahili Coast and the magnificent landscapes of E...
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Ethical Africa produced brand Made Announces New Celebrity Collaboration: Zara Martin For Made

FASHION WEEK ANNOUNCEMENT  Made Announces New Celebrity Collaboration: Zara Martin For Made – Exclusively at ASOS Ethical Accessories brand Made, is delighted to announce their latest celebrity collaboration with Zara Ma...
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