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


 
 

 

The End of the Kenyan ‘Mitumbas’? – SECONDHAND CLOTHING

We came across this article that we feel would create some interesting debates so had to reblog it. What are your thoughts?   For those who don’t have a lot of money to splurge on expensive clothes and shoes, they always...
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Fashion Africa Conference 2015 – The Director’s Report

Though Africa Day May 25th has just finished we are still in Africa Month and it seems fitting to give an update on the events from our Fashion Africa Conference 2015 edition. Is Africa having it’s own Fashion Revolution? Is ...
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The Neighbourgoods Market Where Shopping Local is Trendy – RETAIL

Where local cuisine teams up with local trendy designers Founded by Justin Rhodes and Cameron Munro with an aim of reviving and reinventing the public market as a civic institution, the Neighbourgoods Market is proving to be a ...
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SUPAFRIK’s Travelling “pop-up” Concept hits London and Paris this July! – RETAIL

SUPAFRIK is a travelling “pop-up” concept (part exhibit and part shop) from Toronto, Canadathat was created by Chinedu Ukabam, the creative director of Toronto fashion label Chinedesign. Part exhibit and part retail, Sup...
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OXOSI – The ‘Artisans Club’ Begins Summer 2012 – E-boutique – RETAIL

BASE Official proudly introduces OXOSI.COM OXOSI is an artisans club and a creative distribution channel for original pan-African fashion brands that directly benefit the African continent and a proud contributor to the wo...
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TRUWORTHS TO BUY ORGANIC CLOTHING CHAIN

Truworths is set to acquire Earthchild clothing, a brand founded in Cape Town with 43 stores nationwide. “I am excited by the intended acquisition of the Earthchild and Earthaddict businesses, which have great growth prospect...
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First Africa Fashion Week London Concession Boutique to Open in Lagos in December 2012

The organisers of Africa Fashion Week London are pleased to announce that the first Africa Fashion Week London 2012 concession store Studio 29 is set to launch in Lagos, Nigeria in December 2012. Established in 2011 and with tw...
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The Evolution of Pop-Up African Fashion Shops – FASHION AFRICA BUSINESS ANALYSIS

Cynthia Anduhtabe is a branding, marketing and communications consultant, as well as running her own blog Fah-schyon Cynthia is a guest contributor for Africa Fashion Guide to bring you an in-depth analysis of Africa fashion br...
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Le Tabouret D’Or – Luxury AFRICAN FASHION E-Boutique

“African Fashion” is continuing to rise up. And boutiques are popping up everywhere we look which is fantastic! Even this week we were asked about the availability of African fashion the USA and it was just by chance that w...
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