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Vlisco Group launches Tailor Academy with a Fashion Initiative

On 10TH September 2014 Vlisco Group, ProLink Organisation and Joyce Ababio College of Creative Design Accra launched the Vlisco Tailor Academy Ghana: an integrated tailoring education program for talented, underprivileged and m...
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Celebration of Colour, Crafts and Sunny days – 2015 collection by Studio One Eighty Nine

Studio One Eighty Nine founded by actress Rosario Dawson and luxury executive Abrima Erwiah is proud to have partnered with the United Nation’s ITC Ethical Fashion Initiative at the recent Vogue Talents in Milan. Studio One E...
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Vogue Talents x ITC Ethical Fashion Initiative with Sophie Zinga & Studio One Eighty Nine

As part of the Ethical Fashion Initiative’s programme to support and promote new generation fashion design talent from Africa, Senegalese brand, Sophie Zinga and Ghanaian brand, Studio One Eighty Nine participated in Vogue It...
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Yevu – Wax-Print Apparel, Ethically Made in Ghana – DESIGNER

YEVU is a clothing line that is ethically made in Ghana, West Africa. YEVU, which means “white woman” in the local Ewe language, was a word that Anna Robertson heard daily as she navigated the lively and chaotic city of Ac...
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New Colab – Printex Ghana and Ohema Ohene create ‘OH! PRINTEX’

Printex Ghana and Ohema Ohene have come together under a collaboration line ‘OH! PRINTEX’ Building on Printex’s history of Black and White prints, Ohema Ohene have designed and manufactured a fun and wea...
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Fowler in Focus: Yards of Style, African – Print Cloths of Ghana – EXHIBITION

  The Fowler Museum at UCLA is one of the country’s most respected institutions devoted to exploring the arts and cultures of Africa, Asia and the Pacific, and the Americas. Their latest exhibition is Yards of Style, Af...
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The Base Project – Made in Africa

The Base Project is a socially-motivated fashion brand building a bridge between artisans in the developing world and the US fashion market. Through their fashion products they create jobs and invest in community development pr...
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Actress Rosario Dawson and Luxury Fashion Expert Abrima Erwiah of Studio189 and Fashion Rising explain how they use Fashion for Social Change

Having met with Abrima Erwiah (A) over dinner in a restaurant in Accra, Ghana during the launch of Ghana Fashion Week 2012 where AFG were media support and ethical fashion support, it was quite encouraging to hear this year abo...
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AFG Founder Jacqueline Shaw talks about Ozwald Boateng on the London Eye – May 1st – EVENT

Africa Fashion Guide Founder Jacqueline Shaw, Author of book Fashion Africa will be one of 32 Londoners speaking on May 1st on the London Eye about a Londoner who has made an impact in London. Her topic will be on the life of O...
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