Mar 08 2017
Creating a garment requires a lot of skill as well as creativity, and while many designers design garments that can be created using flat pattern making techniques, other garments are created by working directly on a mannequin using techniques often referred to as “draping”. Fashion draping, an important part of fashion design, is a process …
Feb 28 2017
Ethiopian designers are entering the international fashion scene
Considered a pioneer in Ethiopian Fashion, designer Genet Kebede, founder and creative director of Paradise Fashion, is one of the most well-known and popular fashion designers in Ethiopia. A graduate of fashion design and garment construction in Italy and Argentina, Genet’s savvy entrepreneurial story begun way back in …
Feb 22 2017
After successful launches in Germany and Italy, it was time for Mtindo: Style Movers Rebranding Africa to venture into the UK and on February 16, 2017, the book finally arrived in London at the Photographer’s Gallery.
Brimming with captivating images shot by Italian Photographer Daniele Tamagni, the book showcases the young generation of creatives in Nairobi …