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


 
 

 

Osei-Duro Launches a Kickstarter campaign: Ethical Clothing Rooted in Traditional Textiles

Since their first exploratory trip in 2009, Osei-Duro work with Ghanaian artisans to create high-quality, contemporary apparel using handmade textile techniques and transparent, small scale production processes. Osei-Duro is ...
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Knowing your Roots – London Africa Cultural Event – This Black History Month

At the heart of the LACE concept is the urgent need of younger generation to know and understand their roots, and to have confidence in their own identity. The purpose of LACE is to help them be ‘somebody’ and to learn how ...
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Japanese Brothers meet Africa – DESIGNER PROFILE

One of the most inspiring and relevant catwalk trends of 2011 is the ethnic/tribal direction many brands have taken. Even at the recently held PURE tradeshow in London – trend forecast specialists held Africa as a major p...
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The Impressive talent of Southern Africa – Mpho

Mpho Kuaho is a phenomenal designer with more than 10 years’ experience holding a B.A. Degree in Fashion Design and Diploma in Clothing Production in South African Durban Linea Academy. She is the 2006 Redds African Design ...
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Exhibition announcement: Fashion Cities Africa | Brighton Museum & Art Gallery, UK | 30 April 2016 to 8 Jan 2017

Fashion Cities Africa Brighton Museum & Art Gallery, Brighton, UK 30 April 2016 to 8 January 2017   The first major UK exhibition dedicated to contemporary African fashion will open at BrightonMuseum & Art Gallery in A...
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Adire, Fringing, and more…Maki Oh….the Making of a Master designer

I have a secret….ssshhhh….but Maki Oh is one of our favourite Nigerian designer brands. Ok it is out there now….but why do I say that? Well , the product can speak for itself aesthetically but also from a text...
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