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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


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


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

Best look: Kitenge short and bomber jacket

well    well   well

over sized shorts have never looked this good, i have never seen but the fashionista is                                                                rocking it in them

she proves to us prints were made to be mixed… 25 more words


summer time! lets embrace the African in us

As a child growing up in the U.K I remember always wanting to fit into the so called “British culture”. This meant furthering myself from my roots and my inner “affness”. 195 more words

Denim * Ankara

“Fashion is the armor to survive the reality of everyday life.” — Bill Cunningham
Hallo loves, am back! Trying to work out a posting schedule since am about to start my exams but it’s proving to be quite the task. 114 more words

Personal Style

What the Watteau?! (Part 2)

A couple of posts ago I wrote about my descent down an internet research rabbit-hole on “watteau-back” dresses – a design feature that first emerged way back in the 1700s and was notably reincarnated in the 1950/60s. 802 more words

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