On Saturday the 3rd of December, label Ohema Ohene is celebrating their anniversary – 3 years in business and 1 year in their local store in Brixton, London. Anyone who will manage to stop by in their store on Saturday will be able to get some fashion finds for 25% off. Everyone else like myself… [ Read more ]
APiF: Please introduce your business and your designs. Ugonna Hosten: UGO is a design-led fashion accessories label; our priority is quality and innovation. We are market leaders offering limited editions of oilcloth bags made from traditional African fabrics. APiF: When and why did you start designing with African Prints and Fabrics? Ugonna: A trip to… [ Read more ]
Necklace – one of the gift ideas from ‘Catch a Vibe’ At least in the US, the holiday season starts right after Thanksgiving. Since all the lights are now up in the streets and windows, I am slowly getting into the holiday spirit. One of my favorite, most cheesy and corny Christmas songs ever that… [ Read more ]
Next weekend is the annual Holiday Party from Kevin Powell that I am really looking forward to. Not just because of the usually great music and interesting crowd, but also because it will be a nice opportunity to get dressed-up! Which of the dresses below would you like to wear when going to a trendy… [ Read more ]
Design by Loza Maléombho Now available – interview with the designer: Eclectic and Modern Designs for the Socially Conscious: Loza Maléombho
APiF: Please introduce your business and your designs. Nónó Moda: NónóModa is a business made by a mother and a daughter in love with African prints. We make anything you want with the right African taste. APiF: When and why did you start designing with African Prints and Fabrics? Nónó Moda: About 3 years ago,… [ Read more ]
Thalassa Dress APiF: Please introduce your business and your designs. Hazel Aggrey-Orleans: Eki Orleans is a dynamic women’s wear label known for its bold vibrant prints and soft silhouette. The Eki Orleans brand strives to accentuate femininity and bring out the colorful goddess in every woman. APiF: When and why did you start designing with… [ Read more ]
Boxing Kitten -Designs from their Fall 2009 Collection! Wow, 2 years ago and it still looks pretty stylish and trendy to me!
APiF: Please introduce your business and your designs. Naa: At Roots our vision is creating fashion accessories using African fabrics and African embellishments like beads, twine, etc. Our designs range from brooches, corsages, hair-bands, rings, embellished flip-flops, embellished raffia bags, hair clips and more. All our creations are hand-made. APiF: When and why did you… [ Read more ]
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