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Fashion designer Deola Sagoe to feature in Al Jazeera's "My Nigeria" #AfricaSpeaks #TDSvoices
Fashion designer Deola Sagoe to feature in Al Jazeera’s “My Nigeria”
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If there is one African fashion designer who has caught the attention of the international world of fashion, it is Deola Sagoe. This internationally acclaimed Nigerian designer has been in the fashion game for around 25 years and continues to...
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Should there be a Vogue Africa? Mario Epanya's bid to Condé Nast 2010 #AfricaSpeak #TDSvoices
Should there be a Vogue Africa? Mario Epanya’s bid to Condé Nast
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In 2010, Cameroonian photographer and makeup artist Mario Epanya launched a campaign to make Vogue Africa a reality. In order to achieve this, Epanya published a series of stunning fictional Vogue Africa covers, which quickly garnered him both support and...
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Depicting Africa in a positive light: Gena West's "A Different View"
Depicting Africa in a positive light: Gena West’s “A Different View”
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Gena West is a renowned soul and gospel singer with worldwide recognition. Her first album, "Voices" has received critical acclaim and some of her singles like "Joy" have topped music charts. When she is not singing or acting, she is...
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A.F.R.I.C.A Speaks. This month, its all about our own voices #AfricaSpeaks #SeptemberSeries
A.F.R.I.C.A Speaks. This month, its all about our own voices #AfricaSpeaks #SeptemberSeries
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Author: Wanjiku N. M | Editor and Founder of TDS | Twitter: @WanjikuNM ____________ September is upon us and with a new month, there are new things to share, new things to learn and new things to appreciate about this beautiful country of...
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Focus on Africa June TDS Series #TDSFOA
Looking Back – TDS Focus on Africa June Series
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Our June series was all about looking inward and celebrating those that are working to change the negative narrative of Africa from powerless to powerful, self-sustaining and all round beautiful. This is why it was important for us to dedicate June...
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“It’s time to move on from talk of the ‘Dark Continent’.” “Making Africa”-
A Continent of Contemporary Design is a major exhibition of the Vitra Design Museum and Guggenheim Bilbao taking place in the Vitra Design Museum in Weil am Rhein, Germany. The exhibition has been running from 14th March and set to end on 13 September 2015 so there is still time to see it.
“Making Africa”-
A Continent of Contemporary Design – 14th March to 13 September 2015
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“It’s time to move on from talk of the ‘Dark Continent’.” “Making Africa”-
A Continent of Contemporary Design is a major exhibition of the Vitra Design Museum and Guggenheim Bilbao taking place in the Vitra Design Museum in Weil am Rhein,...
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ADELE DEJAK #MyHeatBeatsAfrica Redefining African Identity.The leading luxury African accessories brand Adele Dejak recently launched the brand’s campaign #MyHeartBeatsAfrica on 7th May 2015. The campaign invites everyone to celebrate Africa’s extensive diversity, to embrace their African identity and share positive African vibes. It’s no wonder that as TDS, we are in full support.
ADELE DEJAK #MyHeatBeatsAfrica Redefining African Identity
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The leading luxury African accessories brand Adele Dejak recently launched the brand’s campaign #MyHeartBeatsAfrica on 7th May 2015. The campaign invites everyone to celebrate Africa’s extensive diversity, to embrace their African identity and share positive African vibes. It’s no wonder...
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Go Ahead! Apply to the African Designers for Tomorrow Competition brought to you by FA254
Apply to the African Designers for Tomorrow Competition brought to you by FA254
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FA254 is proud to be launching African Designers for Tomorrow in July, the first international platform to give emerging African designers a door to European Market. African Designers for Tomorrow (ADFT) is organized by FA254 in collaboration with ESMOD International Fashion School...
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Editor’s Note – The Lens Series – Fashion Photography
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Photography is essential in the fashion business. Because fashion is such a visual business, photography is the best means to communicate that visual element about one’s brand, their collection, and their story and to get the consumer involved and to...
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Editors’ Note – Designer Focus Series
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Editor's Note_____________ For the next month and a half, January and February, we have our eyes peeled on designers both in Kenya and Africa touching out hearts.  Happy Happy New Year to you all. 2017 it is then and we are...
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Stock Take July Series - The Desings Studio connecting you to fashion and design in Kenya
Stock Take July Series
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Editor's Note_____________ This month we take stock of how far we have come, the lessons learnt and remembering that in this industry, no one is alone.  After 2 years and 9 months of being in existence (who is counting :)), TDS...
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So what is it about Fashion Week?
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So, what is it about Fashion Week? In fact, why do we have fashion weeks? As a designer, why is participation in fashion week important? Beyond the lights, camera, action; there is more to it than simply the social event....
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Storytelling through weaving and color AAKS Akosua Afriyie-Kumi Africa Feature Ghana - The Designers Studio
Storytelling through color and weaving with A A K S
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When you think of A A K S, you think weaving, comfort and bright colors. Here is a ‘weaved bag’ that takes these traditional cultural bags to a higher luxurious level. Making Africa and representing, in a beautiful manner, what this...
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One of kind bags made with love and carrying the essence of the Kenyan Coast, Canvas and Kangas - Part II
One of kind bags made with love and carrying the essence of the Kenyan Coast, Canvas and Kangas – Part II
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“The positive vibes the fashion industries in Africa send out in the world is showing Africa, as a continent, in a different light,” remarks Denise. With the reception and growth of the Kenyan fashion brands and Africa in general, Africa...
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