Category: Fashion & Accessories

ASOS Made in Kenya with SOKO Kenya initiative

Made in Africa goes global big time and ASOS has taken note with ASOS Made In Kenya collection, made with fair-trade ethics in collaboration with SOKO. The designs feature trendy key items such as dresses, tops, hair accessories and...

Living Cards wants us to start thinking about Christmas …#kente style ;-)

Yep, Christmas is around the corner and it’s not too early to think about your unique gifts, per Living Cards in Accra, Ghana. Get some unique gifts printed via Living Cards, inspired by Ghanaian cultures, like the African Fabric...

Beauty Meets Fashion: Lux by Maju Shopping Party… today!

Get ready for a highly-anticipated shopping party today brought to you by Lux Nigeria & Maju. Lux, a popular soap brand by Unilever operating in Nigeria for years, teams up with the epitome of African Luxury fashion brand, Maju...

MBFWJ17 Street Style Fashion Highlights

We all know Fashion Shows/Week and street style go like PB&J sandwich, the Mercedes Benz Fashion Week (MBFW) held in Johannesburg was no exception. We bring you some great ensembles spotted around the events and we are definitely here...

Moments from the Mercedes Benz Fashion Week (MBFW) 2017, Johannesburg.

The past month saw another highly acclaimed premium African fashion event presented to us by African Fashion International (AFI) in Johannesburg, South Africa. The fashion show highlighted great fashion talents with luxury, inspiration and style to be found at...

Best Beaded Functional Handmade Art Spotted lately

Where would we be without handmade beaded wonders coming from Africa. We look at some of the functional beaded crafts and arts found lately on our African Social Media business profiles. Yep, beading on bicycle by the amazing Global African...

Handmade Artisan Crafts from Africa to US, powered by eBay & Mall for Africa

The Artisan industry in Africa is creative and rich with cultural influences from various ethnic groups across the continent. These crafts remain quite treasured and we have previously listed some global e-commerce websites that offer opportunities to African countries to...

Africa Fashion Show News: Glitz Africa Fashion Week

Are you ready for some glitz and glamour? Then look no further than the Glitz Africa Fashion Week coming up in October from the 5th to 8th, 2017 at the Kempinski Hotel Accra, Gold Coast City. If you are...

African Style Home Decor and Gadget Ideas: Vol. 1

Bold and beautiful wax print fabrics designs are indelibly stamped into African inspired fashion scenes. However, the creativity does not stop at fashion accessories, here we look at some of the non-fashion category Ankara styles that have fascinated us...

Selling Handmade Craft Online to the World

No doubt, Africa has numerous sustained cultures that translate to all sorts of unique arts, crafts & amazing products. We look at some of the best unexpected global websites to showcase these amazing crafts to the world, inside and...

Grand Celebrations of the African Fashion Industry at the MBAFF 2017

Founded in 2014, this year saw the coming together once again of great designers all over Africa and beyond at the Mercedes Benz African Fashion Festival #MBAFF from 28th to 30th July, 2017 in Ghana. The event aims to...

Accessories Trend Find – Tassel & Fringe Edition 1

Tassels, pom-poms, fringes and colors continue to hold on to the accessories trend charts season after season, boundlessly & endlessly stunning us in various forms. Africa has no chill when it comes to making a statement with accessories. Check...

Discover African Labels & Brands – Footwear edition 1

Most people need these, but they are probably too exclusive and too cool for school but we can help you get your hands on some lovely African branded footwear First up, happy feet, literally, Genuine leather proudly crafted in...

Plateau Fashion Show to showcase creativity in Plateau State, Nigeria

The vibrant fashion industry of Africa continues to grow creatively and rapidly. Join Plateau Fashion Show on the 1st of May 2017 at the Crest Hotel & Gardens, in Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria, as they set to raise the...