• POST PRESS RELEASE: Harare’s High Fashion Hits New York Fashion Week Scene

    New York, NY September 10, 2016 —Mary Thondhlana-Moore , Founder of Shangani Fashions premiered and sold her collection at the launch of the Adiree concept store in SOHO, 104 Charlton Street (between Hudson Street and Greenwich Street). The concept store took place during New York Fashion Week on Saturday September 10th, as a part of a New York Fashion Week [Africa] activation called Trunk Collectives (www.trunkcollectives.com).

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  • POST PRESS RELEASE: Lifting Liberia Through Luxury and Craftsmanship

    New York, NY September 10, 2016 — Robin S, Founder of Sareptha Rose premiered and sold her collection at the launch of the Adiree concept store in SOHO, 104 Charlton Street (between Hudson Street and Greenwich Street). The concept store took place during New York Fashion Week on Saturday September 10th, as a part of …

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  • POST PRESS RELEASE: NYFW Meets Africa, Trunk Collectives, Adiree Concept Store

    We hope you were able to attend Adiree  NYFW Africa : Trunk Collectives. If not no worries. We’re here to share our stories.      Trunk Collectives flourishes during, New York Fashion Week Africa. Brands that took part in the newest event platform Trunk Collectives were featured in Soho. Trunk Collectives is a contemporary growth-hacking and …

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  • Wanger Ayu presents AW16/17 collection “EPOCH”

    Nigerian design Label Wanger Ayu unveils their AW 16/17 collection titled EPOCH. Epoch merges past influences with a modernistic approach to offer fashion enthusiasts a fresh take on otherwise traditional clothing. The new collection is a retro-futuristic celebration of an era, drawing inspiration from current economic shifts, in which we find individuals and society reminiscing …

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  • Beat the Heat Wave with Mimmy Yeboah

    It’s almost the end of summer and it just seems to get hotter and hotter! The 2016 heat wave has been a serious force to be reckoned with. Just when you think your outfit will do right by you, it never seems to cool you down enough. Fortunately we got you covered from the hottest swimwear …

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  • Cameroon’s Comeback

    Cameroon is making a comeback like never before. Dubbed by BCC as one of the most stylish groups at the 2016 Olympics Opening Ceremony in Rio many others followed suit to crown Cameroon as best dressed at the ceremony. Decorated with bold, bright colors and symbolic motifs unique to the culture Cameroon’s ensemble signified great joy …

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  • Grey Velvet Presents New Diffussion Line Blue By Frankie & Co.

    Nigeria’s leading fashion retail chain ,Grey Velvet, has launched the new line BLU by Frankie & Co. – An affordable and equally fashionable addition under the in house brand – Frankie & Co. Targeted at the fun loving younger generation of Nigerian women, the BLU Girl is fun, fearless and effortlessly cool! “She is on her way …

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  • Designer to watch: Kepha Maina

    As the African fashion industry grows immensely it can get a little crowded. Designers from all over the continent are striving to showcase their talents to the world and push for their voices to be heard. One rising African designer whose clothes speak for themselves is Kenyan designer Kepha Maina. Kepha Maina just released his Spring/Summer …

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  • Golden Coast: Choolips new collection from Ghana

    Choolips is an amazing textile and garment brand working intimately with artisans from around the world. Choolips released their core collection called   “Golden Coast”, named after its production base by the Gold Coast in Ghana, West Africa. The textiles are hand printed with Ghanaian Batik techniques in an array of soft palette pinks and greens bursting with yellow …

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  • Kenyan creatives release short fashion film “To catch a dream”

    “To Catch a Dream” is a short film created by Kenyan art collective The Nest. The film, written and directed by Niorobi artist Jim Chuchu, ‘To Catch a Dream” tells the story of Ajuma (embodied by iconic Kenyan model Ajuma Nasenyana), a widow whose sleep is disturbed by a recurring nightmare. As medicine is no help, Ajuma …

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