Monday 30th of November 2020

Nairobi, Kenya

Nigerian Fashion Brand Imaatu Debuts ” Adire Tuntun ” Collection 2021

Nigerian Fashion Brand Imaatu Debuts ” Adire Tuntun ” Collection 2021

Oscar Alochi

November 29, 2020

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The slow-fashion brand Imaatu is an experience in every way, shape and form. The contemporary brand stands for quality, high-end fashion and luxury produced in Europe (Ausria and Slovakia), with their headquaters in Vienna, represented in Los Angeles and Lagos. Omatu celebrates women globally and empowers them through her creations to emphasize their feminine charms!

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Whitney Madueke Re-envisions Traditional Nigerian Fabrics for a New Generation

Whitney Madueke Re-envisions Traditional Nigerian Fabrics for a New Generation

As a student in England, Madueke realized that her own cultural encounters started influencing her fashion choices in the same way as her father a mix of trendy and time-honored pieces. “I started mixing Nigerian pieces like a Buba blouse, a top with long loose style sleeves, with a pair of jeans.

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Bubu Ogisi The designer choosing pan-African pride over Western attention

Bubu Ogisi The designer choosing pan-African pride over Western attention

Fashion Police

September 16, 2020

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"I've had offers from China and Italy and all over; people who want to buy my designs and mass produce them. I'm not interested in that," she said. "I spend time with old men in villages who pass on their weaving craft to their grandchildren, because that is the only way the skills will survive".

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Fabric Map of Africa By Mia Kora

Fabric Map of Africa By Mia Kora

Oscar Alochi

September 9, 2020

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Mia Kora fabric map of Africa showing traditional textile relating to country found in Africa, The fabric map celebrates the richness of this beautiful continent through Mia Kora work and passion where art meets fashion. African textiles refers to those specific types of textile maters made of animal hair and woven from various locations across the African continent.

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Sylvia Owor

Sylvia Owor

Sylvia Owori, the brand, launched in 2004 and provides a range of prêt-a-porter exclusively on sale in the flagship store in Kampala and in an outlet in Nairobi. Described as a balanced mix between smart and elegant outfits for work and trendy casual wear for leisure, her label is all designed with sophisticated and modern working women in mind.

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