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.
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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 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 …
Apr 11 2019
Last week Waridi flew almost 14.000 Kilometers to attend South African Fashion Week for the first time. The South African fashion industry has been thriving for the past years with creative locals showing their masterpieces on and off the runway.
Soaking up every detail of the shows, Waridi tells us all about her SA Fashion Week …
Oct 24 2018
As we say goodbye to shorts, sundresses and sandals, we welcome comfy sweaters, scarfs and boots. With a new season, come new trends. We summed up the best autumn trends of this year, for you to get inspired.
Animal prints are back this season. Zebras and Leopards were seen on the runways of Tom Ford, Givenchy, …
Oct 03 2018
September is all about Fashion. As Fashion month comes to an end, we followed the worlds most successful Fashion Weeks in New York, London, Milan and Paris. From Karl Lagerfeld’s spectacular beach setup to the classic runway shows, here are some of our favourite looks of the upcoming Spring/ Summer season. Scroll down and get inspired.
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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 its kind in Ethiopia has become one of the major fashion events on the continent. …
Aug 02 2017
With just a couple of weeks until Hub of Africa Fashion Week gets underway, our attention has turned to some of the designers who will be showcasing their collections at the prestigious event which will be held from 5th to 7th October in Addis Ababa. The fashion week now in its 7th year running, has …
Jul 13 2017
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Berlin was held from July 4 to July 7 with numerous fashion enthusiasts gathering in the German capital to see labels such as Dorothee Schumacher, Malaikaraiss, Marina Hoermanseder, Dawid Tomaszewski, William Fan and Vladimir Karaleev present their spring/summer collections 2018 collections. International fashion insiders were also present at the fashion show among …
Apr 11 2017
The Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week 2017 resumed on Friday 7th at Salt River Studios in Cape Town. The prestigious event brought by luxury vehicle brand Mercedes Benz and African Fashion International (AFI) showcased some of Africa’s best fashion talents.
The show kicked off with a bang we have some of the highlights from the stylish event. Setting …
Mar 29 2017
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Cape was initially scheduled to take place from March 23 to 26 but after a series of strong winds, the event’s organizers African Fashion International (AFI) announced on Facebook that the fashion week had been postponed and would be held from April 6 to 8. Looking at the bright side, this means that …