Hub of Africa Fashion Week is back in Ethiopia for 2014! EVENT

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Hub of Africa Fashion Week is back in Ethiopia for 2014! EVENT

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This year, the Hub of Africa Fashion Week is pleased to present The Editorial Edition. It was created to fill the void of African Designers on the global platform. To not only highlight the best of the best African designers, but to also build international awareness to the growing fashion industry on the continent.

Both the founders, Linda Murithi and Mahlet Teklemariam, feel that with the…

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  • Posted 1 week ago
  • July 18th, 2014

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soboye:

Chichia designer Christine Mhando wearing a SOBOYE outfit with Babatunde baseball cap. Chichia will be one of the featured designers in our African Streetstyle Fashion show on the 27/7/14. @chichiagram #africafashionday #streetstyle #fashion #soboye #babatunde (at SOBOYE 13 Calvert Avenue)

soboye:

Chichia designer Christine Mhando wearing a SOBOYE outfit with Babatunde baseball cap. Chichia will be one of the featured designers in our African Streetstyle Fashion show on the 27/7/14. @chichiagram #africafashionday #streetstyle #fashion #soboye #babatunde (at SOBOYE 13 Calvert Avenue)

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  • July 18th, 2014

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msadjei:

Ajepomaa Gallery (www.ajepomaagallerygh.com) is a Ghanaian label by a young amazing designer. I had the pleasure of shooting for their new Zoti line which incorporates delicious prints in pastels and the perfect mix of fabrics and patterns.

African designers are really doing it. I’m so proud!

Photographer: Marcus Hessenberg

MUA: Commes Chez soi

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  • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • July 15th, 2014

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dynamicafrica:

Inspired by Africa’s most common birds, Canadian photographer and art director Ben C.K. enlisted the help of make up artist and hair stylist Sandrine Martineau, together with South Sudanese model Evangeli Anteros, to take on various makeup looks depicting the bold colors of the Bateleur, Eastern Yellow-billed Hornbill, Saddle-billed Stork and the Lilac-breasted Roller for this HUFF Magazine editorial.

  • Posted 3 weeks ago
  • July 9th, 2014

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aadatart:

More Material, an Exhibition by Duro Olowu, June 26 – Aug 1, 2014

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London-based fashion designer Duro Olowu presents a new group show and separate pop-up boutique of fashion and art at Salon 94 Bowery from June 26, 2014–August 01, 2014. 

For More Material, Olowu curated a wide array of items fashion, film and art referencing women that have long been a source of inspiration in his own work. Duro created clothing for the exhibition which focused on a series of intricate new capes that serve to both ornately decorate the wearer while simultaneously cloaking her femininity. A dramatic installation of antique Yoruba women’s costumes from the early to mid twentieth century provides insight to some of the designer’s source material. According to Olowu “I wanted to show female rebellion in an elegant and less confrontational way.”

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  • Posted 3 weeks ago
  • July 7th, 2014

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