Ghana

Inspired by Africa: TAWIA DESIGNS by Emmanuel Tawia
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It started with a compliment. While in college, founder - Emmanuel Tawia King -  would make shoes as a hobby. By simply wearing his designs, he’d receive compliments and inquiries on where they could purchase a pair as well. However,...
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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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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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POQUA POQU is a Ghanaian based affordable luxury women’s fashion brand. Here is what we find so charming about this brand; the simplicity in the designs celebrating women.
POQUA POQU bringing edge and simplicity [Africa Feature: Ghana]
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POQUA POQU is a Ghanaian based affordable luxury women’s fashion brand. Here is what we find so charming about this brand; the simplicity in the designs celebrating women. Perusing through her collections, one can see that this designer truly provides...
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Jessica Baah: Africa Feature Ghana "Pieces you didn’t even know you needed until you see them"
Jessica Baah: Africa Feature Ghana “Pieces you didn’t even know you needed until you see them”
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BAAH by Jessica Baah is an edgy woman's wear brand and fashion house with two labels. The Black Label, which is ready to wear, and the Gold which creates pieces for TV, music a film. Jessica Baah aims “to create...
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African Feature [Ghana]: Christie Brown – the culturally rich and opulent side of Africa
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We fell upon this talented designer, Christie Brown, a Ghanaian based luxury women's fashion brand aims to satisfy the stylish urge of "that modern woman who seeks a true taste of Africa". At Christie Brown, their aim is to infuse...
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Swahili Fashion Week 2013 [Dar es Salaam, Tanzania]
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“Created as a platform for designers from Swahili speaking countries, to date, we have created an industry which does not only spur the growth of the textile, culture and fashion industry, but also that of the tourism industry. Hosting this...
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