Africa Fashion Weekly Blog
  • POST PRESS RELEASE: Harare’s High Fashion Hits New York Fashion Week Scene

    New York, NY September 10, 2016 —Mary Thondhlana-Moore , Founder of Shangani Fashions premiered and sold her collection at the launch of the Adiree concept store in SOHO, 104 Charlton Street (between Hudson Street and Greenwich Street). The concept store took place during New York Fashion Week on Saturday September 10th, as a part of a …

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  • POST PRESS RELEASE: Gambia Game Changer in Fashion

    New York, NY September 10, 2016 — Nay Secka, Founder of Tegaa premiered and sold her collection at the launch of the Adiree concept store in SOHO, 104 Charlton Street (between Hudson Street and Greenwich Street). The concept store took place during New York Fashion Week on Saturday September 10th, as a part of a …

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  • POST PRESS RELEASE: Lifting Liberia Through Luxury and Craftsmanship

    New York, NY September 10, 2016 — Robin S, Founder of Sareptha Rose premiered and sold her collection at the launch of the Adiree concept store in SOHO, 104 Charlton Street (between Hudson Street and Greenwich Street). The concept store took place during New York Fashion Week on Saturday September 10th, as a part of …

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  • POST PRESS RELEASE: NYFW Meets Africa, Trunk Collectives, Adiree Concept Store

    We hope you were able to attend Adiree  NYFW Africa : Trunk Collectives. If not no worries. We’re here to share our stories.      Trunk Collectives flourishes during, New York Fashion Week Africa. Brands that took part in the newest event platform Trunk Collectives were featured in Soho. Trunk Collectives is a contemporary growth-hacking and …

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  • Wanger Ayu presents AW16/17 collection “EPOCH”

    Nigerian design Label Wanger Ayu unveils their AW 16/17 collection titled EPOCH. Epoch merges past influences with a modernistic approach to offer fashion enthusiasts a fresh take on otherwise traditional clothing. The new collection is a retro-futuristic celebration of an era, drawing inspiration from current economic shifts, in which we find individuals and society reminiscing …

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  • Beat the Heat Wave with Mimmy Yeboah

    It’s almost the end of summer and it just seems to get hotter and hotter! The 2016 heat wave has been a serious force to be reckoned with. Just when you think your outfit will do right by you, it never seems to cool you down enough. Fortunately we got you covered from the hottest swimwear …

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  • Cameroon’s Comeback

    Cameroon is making a comeback like never before. Dubbed by BCC as one of the most stylish groups at the 2016 Olympics Opening Ceremony in Rio many others followed suit to crown Cameroon as best dressed at the ceremony. Decorated with bold, bright colors and symbolic motifs unique to the culture Cameroon’s ensemble signified great joy …

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  • Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

    If you grew up in an African household you most likely grew up knowing never to waste things. Some would even go on to say that the act of upscaling, an act that is being so popularized now, has been imbedded in African culture ever since. Many African designers have continued the practice of recycling in …

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  • Grey Velvet Presents New Diffussion Line Blue By Frankie & Co.

    Nigeria’s leading fashion retail chain ,Grey Velvet, has launched the new line BLU by Frankie & Co. – An affordable and equally fashionable addition under the in house brand – Frankie & Co. Targeted at the fun loving younger generation of Nigerian women, the BLU Girl is fun, fearless and effortlessly cool! “She is on her way …

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  • Designed to give back: Christian Louboutin X La Maison Rose ankara print bag

    For all of our Akara print fanatics we’ve got something else to add to your list. Popular Italian accessory designer Christian Louboutin in collaboration with La Maison Rose created the “Africaba” tote bag. Embroidered in an elegant cursive font , this soft body bag is dressed in vibrant patches of ankara print, woven panels, and a beautiful beaded …

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