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The color of culture

The color I cannot tell, the size they’ve already calculated, but still none has exhausted the sizzle of the beauty she radiates. She often goes unappreciated; doesn’t stop her but gets her strategic in her plans, and even then she keeps that beauty on point. 473 more words

Lifestyle

The Story of Kongoloko

We are two MCs from Goma, uniting people and places through music and fashion.  Inspired by the Congo and proudly made in Uganda, our clothes and sounds represent both the struggle and the hope of our shared communities.  429 more words

I-D: Het probleem van afrikaanse prints bij westerse modehuizen

Onlangs stroomden de beelden van Stella McCartneys lente/zomer ’18-show tijdens de Parijse modeweek binnen, en zagen we jumpsuits, jurken en tops in felgekleurde Ankara-prints op de catwalk voorbij komen. 966 more words

Thoughts

AFRICAN PRINTS(Kitenge)

The African prints are so dynamic that I can’t help but just love them.They are available in different colours and different prints that you can choose from.The prints and patterns on the fabric can help you decide on wether you are going to do a dress,pants or a skirt. 81 more words

AFRICAN CREATION #3

Another edition of African Creation…

With the unpredicted wave of cool- the unspoken statement, from the runway to the streets; African fashion has become part of the crown we flaunt every opportunity we get. 62 more words

MY STYLE

Yimba--A Reason To Sing

One of the most rewarding parts of my 10 weeks living in Kampala this summer was connecting with a local organization that is working to empower young people, particularly young women, with job skills training, education, and reproductive health tools. 1,035 more words

An African August - summary

Unsurprisingly, it was fun and natural. I ususally do mix my cultures in my dressing. This was a conscious and vivid  project. FUN FUN FUN. 37 more words

Wardrobe Stylist