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For the fun of it, this outfit uses light cotton, the same used to make customary Dera dresses to make a top and tie outfit…The fabric has shinny silver sparkles and lots of prints are found at Garissa Lodge for just 450 each. 64 more words


So What is ShweShwe?

ShweShwe is said Sh-w-e-Sh-w-e.  It is the Xhosa name given to a range of 100% Cotton fabric that is now printed exclusively in South Africa. 338 more words

Shweshwe Fabric


Introducing the up-and-coming fashion designer, Dely who is behind “Seka Designs.”

Seka Designs evokes your inner boldness through daring, edgy, and unique pieces created by blending African fabrics with materials sourced  around the world. 59 more words

African Designer

Give Us Wings Design Challenge

On November 7, I had the honor of being apart of the Give Us Wings design challenge, which is a charity event that aims to fund the education of young women in Kenya and Uganda. 58 more words

Fashion Show

Africa fabric/Dashiki Dress

Saturday 24th was my uncle’s big day “wedding”.

Family members were required to use Dashiki fabric to make their garments for the evening wedding reception. Me and my 2 sisters choose bright yellow with green circles within the print and my other sister and mum choose pink with purple circles within the print. 281 more words

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