Jul 18 2019
Raised in Europe as the daughter of Diplomats Adama Ndiaye established her successful fashion Brand, Adama Paris. She built her empire all-around showing the beauty and creativity of Africa on several platforms like Dakar Fashion Week, the African Fashion Awards, Black Fashion Week and the Fashion Africa Channel.
For this week’s Blogpost, we asked Adama to …
Jul 11 2019
The textile industry is the second-largest polluter industry in the world. This might be hard to believe, but when you consider all the chemicals, the masses of water used in production, and the amount of fabricated waste, it becomes the reality that the clothes that cover our body endanger our planet. So now, it is …
Jul 04 2019
Fashion Week in Berlin has filled the streets of the city, and people from all around the globe are swarming to events and exhibitions. Our fourth edition African Designers For Tomorrow participants have come back to display their new collection upon other Ethiopian Designers at Neonyt, the global hub for fashion, sustainability and innovation.
I picked …
Jun 27 2019
Virgil Ablohs OFF-WHITE Show was once again a highlight of the Paris Fashion Week last week. His Spring Summer Collection 2020 included his latest work with Nike and Futura, placing one of the Artists sculptures in the centre of the runway-stage surrounded by white flowers.
The Show opened with the Futura capsule collection displaying loosely …
Jun 20 2019
#1: Choose the Right Network
Multiple Social Media platforms can serve you differently. Make sure to pick the right platform for your purposes and your long term goal, you’d like to achieve.
#2: Set a Goal
To measure your success, you must have a goal for your business for working towards. It is essential to know what you …
Jun 13 2019
A celebration of colours and creativity was held last week in Dakar, brought to life by Adama Paris. Thirty of Africas most talented Designers had the opportunity to showcase their creations to the international guests attending.
Adama Paris explains to FA254 that Dakar Fashion Week is more than a Fashion Show and a Fashion event, its …
May 30 2019
Every Father has a special meaning in their child’s life. A rock to hold on to when times get hard, someone who will always have your back no matter what, a person to look up to with great advice.
Todays Blog we dedicate to the Man in our life that gave us life. Celebrating the paternal …
May 23 2019
The Dior cruise show took strong inspiration from traditional African wax fabrics and glass beads. Flowing gowns, shirts, two-pieces and suits all made from Kitenge fabric.
The opinions about the Dior cruise collection 2020 splits. Especially people coming from an African background, feel irritated about their use of the textile. The African wax print is spread …
May 16 2019
Suhaa Schmitz, born and rooted in Africa with an international upbringing, is the creator of beautiful and unique African Jewellery for Men and Women. Beginning her journey in 2007 in the arts and crafts, designing jewellery as a hobby, she now has her own established brand. For this week’s Blog post, we asked Suhaa to …
May 09 2019
When the first Monday in May arrives, nobody can escape the Met Gala posts on Social Media.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art decided “Camp” to be the Gala theme of 2019. The obvious definition of Camp came to my mind, and I was thinking of late nights by the fire making smores and sleeping in a …
May 02 2019
“I was questioning myself about how we can save the earth when we are producing, selling and buying nonstop. What came to my mind was that for human beings, a disaster has to happen, for us to act on problems that were there all along.
Now the topic of sustainability in the fashion industry is coming …
Apr 25 2019
Africa is growing and evolving and so are the business opportunities. With over one billion people living on the continent and over 400 million people actively using the internet, there is an excellent potential for building a platform in fashion e-commerce, especially for young designers.
Online shopping is by far the most comfortable and most convenient …