Category Archives: Fashion

Telephone a l’African

No longer do you have to settle for the monotone and ordinary ! ByKL provides colorful and original iPhone cases, with your favorite African and tribal prints  including Ankara, kente, aztec and even bogolan. Because your iPhone also deserves to … Continue reading

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Vintage Africa: meeting Namibia’s hipsters

By Kimon de Greef With retro fashion hot on the continent right now, the Vintage Guru – Loux – the designer behind Namibia’s sharpest dressers   Black hipsters in tweed jackets and round spectacles? Trilby hats? Oversize coats? From the … Continue reading

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African Tribal Print Top in Coffee and Cream

By Kampala Fair A relaxed fit top with slightly fitted torso and drawstring feature along the neckline. This a great transitional piece all through the seasons. The tribal print pattern in neutral coffee and cream would look great layered with … Continue reading

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MAKSI- Ghanaian Clothing label

By Francine Holmes      MAKSI is a Ghanaian clothing company created by two gifted siblings: Nana Darkoa and Abynnah Korantema Sekyiamah. MAKSI was launched in 2009 in Accra, Ghana.      The MAKSI brand has rapidly grown, and it is now … Continue reading

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African Print Dress

Tribal print can be both sophisticated and versatile as shown with this cotton wrap dress and mulberry colored sash belt. Put on a blazer for the office, and it is also fashionable at happy hour. African fashion label,  Kutowa Designs … Continue reading

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‘Kinky Boots’

Kinky boots, the musical is inspired by a true story and based on the 2005 film of the same name. The Broadway version stayed true to the (2005) film starring British and African actor Chiwetel Ejiofor as Lola (below). Kinky … Continue reading

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