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The African luxury movement, meet Adèle Dejak
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Adele Dejak, Kenyan based fashion designer is a force to be reckoned with. From her Kuba cloth or Kitenge clutch bags, cow hide and leather bags with brass fittings to her bag charms and brass /cow horn jewelry, Adele Dejak...
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They are not just a band, they are as close as brothers, they understand each other and support each other, in and out of the limelight. We got to sit down with them and discuss not just their music but particularly their views on the Kenyan fashion industry.
Musically adept and fashionably conscious: Meet Sauti Sol
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Sauti Sol, formed in 2005, are as entertaining, humorous, energetic and free spirited in person as they are in their music. Sauti Sol is a four man group comprising of Willis Austin Chimano, Delvin Mudigi Savara, Bien-Aime Baraza and Polycarp...
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SALE- SALE- SALE- Happy Shopping! Get your hands on these designers and never look back
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We have been writing about some of these designers and what products they have to offer. If you have thought to yourself you would like to get your hands on some of them, look no further. From today, 25th to...
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Adèle Dejak Unites Style and Substance
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The Adèle Dejak brand creates handmade fashion accessories for the "modern, sophisticated and multidimensional woman." Adèle Dejak is inspired by African shapes, textures and techniques to create the high fashion statement designs that are equally art pieces. "Work hard and...
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“I don’t do fashion, I do style” Loulou Quinet from Aryam Designs tells us more
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Loulou Quinet, born in Ethiopia from a French Father and Ethiopian mother, she grew up in Paris, France and started her fashion design house, Aryam Designs in Kenya. She recalls that when her family had moved to Paris, she wanted...
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An inside look into the Kooroo fashion brand “Be proud of your heritage and of who you are”
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Entering the Kooroo shop/workshop is a blend of seeing the designers working, interacting with the tailors and seeing the final product on the shelves. Clients are able to really see the process behind the garment adding value to their shopping...
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Africa Feature: Ugandan Designer Sylvia Owori
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We occasionally stumble upon some noted African designers such as this one where we cannot pass the chance to share. Sylvia Owori, Ugandan designer, describes her designs as  a balanced mix between smart and elegant outfits for work and trendy casual...
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Betty Vanetti: Motivated for Change
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BV- “I have been a designer since I was born, I think I designed before I could talk. All my life it was about fashion.” BV has been in the fashion business for ten years on and off. BV worked...
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Africa Feature: Ethiopian Designer – YEFIKER
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We came upon this incredible designer label in Ethiopia called YEFIKER. The designer is Fikirte Addis, a young emerging Designer from Addis Ababa who takes cultural cotton fabrics and turns them into a ready to wear collection for the modern...
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Designer by Passion – Bana the Brand
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BANA THE BRAND DALIYAH  Designs in two words is Mohamed Bana- the company has now been rebranded to Bana the Brand. “Fashion has always been my passion” Swahili Fashion Week 2012- http://thefashiontrance.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/daliyah.jpg With no formal training initially, he did some classes...
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