On the evening of 5th October 2017, the Sapphire Addis Hotel in Addis Ababa was sparkling with avid fashion and design lovers who had shown up for the Creative Futures: Talented Ethiopian Designers go International exhibition. It was refreshing to […]
Fashion Africa 254
Fashion Africa 254 is an international social business aiming to enhance the development of fashion industries in Africa and strengthen local markets. FA254 invests in people through training by bringing expertise and knowledge between Africa and Europe.
2 is the code for this emerging and fascinating continent
54 is the number of countries we yet have to discover.
What We DoOur Services
We discover African designers for tomorrow and who they are. Contact us to find out the new talents!
With our centre of excellence and with our experts and collaborators we train the industry. We develop training kits, and we offer workshop programs for individuals and institutions
We present African fashion brands to the European market. We connect talents to the right platform and give them exposure
“Everything is about how you tell your story’’ Fashion Africa 254 understands the individuality of each brand, tradition, and heritage.
Our Fashion Training programs are done through a mix learning models of online and offline systems to improve the results of the trainee.
Fashion Africa 254 works with Africa’s fashion designers on various aspects of their businesses as a way to build their brands, their design innovation, and creativity in order to promote their businesses to an international level.
TestimonialsWhat our partners & clients say
CEO/Partner / KAMA Sustainovation
Senior Editor and Head of Vogue Talents / Vogue Italia
German Correspondent / Women’s Wear Daily
Co-Founder, Art Consultant / Parley for the Oceans
Editor-In-Chief / Vogue Germany
Fashion Designer / Anyango Mpinga
Fashion Designer / Doreen Mashika
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Oct 18 2017
Sep 27 2017
The Fashion Africa 254 team will be in Addis Ababa for Hub of Africa Fashion Week and the excitement levels are high. Established in 2010 by Linda Murithi & Mahlet Teklemariam , Hub of Africa Fashion Week, the first of […]
Sep 20 2017
Fashion Africa 254’s efforts to train the African fashion industry were shining through its collaboration with the British Council, Goethe-Institut and iceaddis to bring about Creative Futures Contest, Talented Ethiopian Designers go International. Creative Futures, the two year programme aimed […]
Sep 13 2017
There is nothing sexier than a man in a well-tailored outfit and Russell Solomon, the new urban Nigerian menswear cult brand that mixes street, urban and formal wear sensibilities is making sure that men are looking in their best forms. […]