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


August 9th, 2016

Cynthia Tabe – EVENT SPEAKER – Fashion Africa Conference 2016 – London

On September 8th 2016, Africa Fashion Guide hosts our 5th year anniversary Fashion Africa Conference event in London and we are extremely pleased to announce our cohort of professional industry speakers and encourage you not to delay but REGISTER NOW!

The full day 2016 Fashion Africa Conference event will be set out over 2 large rooms on the top floor of the Richmix, London and entitled The African Market will consist of TedX style keynote speeches in the morning, followed by afternoon panel discussions with international industry leaders and most importantly our first trade expo the F.A.T.E!!

Over the coming days and weeks we will be introducing these amazing speakers to you to prepare you for the upcoming event.



Cynthia Tabe


ModeMaison PR


A Modern languages graduate from the University of Manchester, Cynthia Tabe is the founder of Cameroon based ModeMaison PR a communications, marketing and branding hub that collaborates with fashion, beauty, music and lifestyle brands in the African industry and WardRobe, a fashion boutique concept.

Since launching in 2012, they have worked with brands such as Mina Evans, Adama Paris, footwear brand My Miry, handbag brand Jezreel Designs, charity organisation P2P Nigeria as well as Cameroon music brands such as MTV Africa Music Award winner Stanley Enow, Myra Maimoh, Ciana, Jovi etc

Cynthia has also contributed articles to Africa Fashion Guide, FabAfriq Magazine, Sugar Weddings, Fashion Business Africa, and blogs at Dulce Camer as well as She is also the editor of VAULT; an online fashion and lifestyle magazine with an African edge (

In 2014, Cynthia was invited to the Google Ireland HQ to discuss the African fashion market in conjunction with the celebration of Black History Month by the Afro Google Network (AGN).

Twitter: @ModeMaisonPR   |   Instagram: @modemaisonpr and @wardrobe237   |   Facebook: ModeMaison PR



This panel will look at the message we are getting from Africa today.

With focus on the African consumer, the retail stratosphere – standalone stores, pop ups to online retailing

and e-commerce and the role of design within this.




Production: Small scale
Design: Improving
Industry: Growing

Come along to hear all our fantastic speakers at Fashion Africa Conference London 2016


DATE: Thursday 8th September 2016

TIME: 10.00am – 5.00pm (doors open 9.30am for registration)
VENUE: Rich Mix, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, London, E1 6LA
PRICE: £49 EARLY BOOKING FEE (full price £79 after August 31st!) – includes tea, coffee and biscuits

REMEMBER TO BOOK FAST as places are strictly limited!

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Once again tee-shirts from the Africa Fashion Guide African Cotton Campaign (100% African, 100% Made in Africa print tees) will be available to buy on the day!! And SALES DESKS WILL BE OPEN ON THE DAY (contact for a table – limited availability!)



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