Aug 01 2019
The Coachella-Festival has proven that festivals aren’t solely about music anymore, but the outfits the celebrities showcase on the grass-and-dirt runway are festival-fashion-trends, that last all summer long. This years music festival season is coming to an end, but their fashion-trends live on and inspire our everyday street-style. Scroll down to find our top three …
Jul 25 2019
The ITS, International Talent Support, in Trieste has an 18-year history of scouting, supporting and showcasing strong, young talents from all over the planet. Today many of the finalists have made it to key positions in major fashion houses, or have established their own successful brand.
Behind the idea of seeking and supporting extraordinary talents is …
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 …
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 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 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 …
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 …
Sep 19 2018
With FA254s upcoming exhibition photography event where Waridi will present the MTINDO book in Luxembourg, we look back in remembrance of Daniele Tamagni.
Daniele Tamagni was the creative eye behind Mtindo and captured the heart and soul of the book, and Waridis message, like no other.
The award-winning photographers love for Africa shined through his work. …
Sep 12 2018
In preparation of the annual Hub of Africa coming up. We ask ourselves what the African designers can do to up their game and rise to an international standard?
Many African designers hope to be exposed to international buyers at African Fashion events and are often disappointed when only national buyers visit the shows.
International Fashion Weeks …
Aug 02 2018
‚style is Attitude‘
As we are melting away in the blazing Berlin Sun. Waridi made her way back to Nairobi, where she met with visionary Kenyans, that are featured in FA254’s book Mtindo. Promoting the message of changing people’s minds and their perception of Africa, because Africa is changing, and so is its young generation. Mtindo …