Tag Archives: African Clothing

Tribes Of Kin

Tribes of Kin delivers imaginative and modern interpretations of Kente  By Francine Holmes Tribes of Kin is a fashion design house and a fellow Etsy creative. I had the pleasure to interview owner and designer Valemia Atabong about her journey … Continue reading

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Loza Maléombho, Côte d’Ivoire based designer

Loza Maléombho, Côte d’Ivoire based designer. The brand is best described as a fusion between traditional cultures/ sub-cultures and contemporary fashion. 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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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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