Videos

Swahili Fashion Week 2013 in Video
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Videos Courtesy of Bongo5! Afrostreet Kollektions from Kenya Yvonne Odhiambo, the head designer brings this label to the fore describing it as "it's African, it's Ankara, it's Afrostreet Kollektions, representing the African girl child the best way we can, with...
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Katungulu Mwendwa- A glimpse into this Kenyan designer
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The Katungulu Mwendwa brand is about answering “what makes you Kenyan?” In answering this question, she went back to older African cultures imagining how it would look like today in terms of architecture and clothes particularly had there been no...
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McQueen and I “This is fable of fashion”
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To see more on the legacy of Alexander McQueen: read more. Profile of British fashion designer Alexander McQueen. “What neither of them could have guessed was the cost of that journey. The very moment he though he had everything it...
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KENZO Paris Fall-Winter 2013 “Eye beams”
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In this brilliant campaign for the Fall/Winter' 13 collection, Kenzo Paris doesn't disappoint. Its incredibly fun, unique, vibrant and catchy. This musical experience is without a doubt the most original and memorable. Carol and Humberto, creative directors of KENZO, described...
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Ozwald Boateng on Africa on BBC HARDTalk
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Ozwald Boateng, fashion designer and co-founder of Made in Africa Foundation to support and fund master plans and feasibility studies for transformational and large scale developments and infrastructure projects across the African continent. Take a look at his work below. Ozwald...
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Chico Leco Presents Glamourai by Sheila Amolo
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Sheila Amolo's Fall/Winter 2013 collection - Glamourai - which marked her design comeback this season. With Glamourai, Sheila explores the reinvented femme fatale heavily inspired by Japanese heroines Captain Soifon from Bleach and Sakura Haruno from Naruto.
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Johanna Blakley: Lessons from fashion’s free culture
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Fashion and copyright? Johanna Blakley spends much of her time exploring how our entertainment interacts with our political, commercial and social habits. In this talk, she talks about what all creative industries can learn from fashion's free culture.
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Chico Leco Presents Sunseeker by Sunny Dolat
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Chico Leco presents his Fall/Winter 2013 collection - Sunseeker - which draws from his heritage to spawn a fluidly stylized collection turned out as a smooth journey through fabric, colour and print.
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Amy Cuddy: Your body language shapes who you are
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This particular TED talk discussed the reality of perception in our society and the importance of having the right mentality when facing certain tasks. Body language affects how others see us, but it may also change how we see ourselves....
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Chico Leco Presents Katungulu Mwendwa [3]
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Katungulu Mwendwa's designs are modern and edgy with an almost ethereal quality and are distinctly grounded in her rich African heritage. Chico Leco presented her Pre-Fall 2013 collection: Dinka Translation; a collection that takes its main cues from Dinka culture.
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Chico Leco presents Ruth Abade [2]
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Ruth Abade from Black Fly. Ruth Abade is an alchemist with prints and colour, which teamed with her calculated cuts, is a veritable ode to the eclectic attitude. Chico Leco presents her Fall/Winter 2013 collection - Enfant De Boheme.  
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Chico Leco presents- Blackbird [1]
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Sunny Dolat served as the executive producer of Chico Leco Presents, Kenya’s first online fashion showcase, a collection of 8 conceptual videos bringing together fashion designers, stylists, and photographers. Chico Leco unveiled eight stunning collections by Kenyan designers Katungulu Mwendwa,...
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TED Talk- Isaac Mizrahi
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Isaac Mizrahi, Fashion Designers talks on TED about Fashion and Creativity
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