Young talents showcase African art themes

The exhibition came out in the fusion of various art forms exhibited, including Rap, Acapella, Spoken Word, Fashion, Live band music, and dance. The latest edition of the Club Evoke Night sparked youth to think about weaving African culture in the modern lifestyle that is so influenced by western cultures. Dubbed ‘Evoke African Rebellion’, theContinue reading “Young talents showcase African art themes”

SA fashion designer Thebe Magugu wins LVMH Prize

Launched in November 2013, the LVMH Prize was created by the French luxury conglomerate to celebrate young fashion designers from around the world and help them propel their career. This year, the prize was awarded to a young South African designer from Johannesburg.  Thebe Magugu had had a busy year: after he won the 2019Continue reading “SA fashion designer Thebe Magugu wins LVMH Prize”

CELEBRATING NIGERIAN FASHION

Nigeria is one of the most celebrated countries when it comes to fashion, simply because Nigerians take pride in their culture and fuse it with modern wear to create extraordinary looks. Unlike other African countries where African wear is usually reserved for special occasions, in Nigeria, every day is Africa day. Here are 3 reason whyContinue reading “CELEBRATING NIGERIAN FASHION”

Africa Top 10 Lifestyle & Travel News

How ‘Made in Rwanda’ is Breathing LIfe into Kigali’s Fashion Scene  Through a mix of government support and Internet exposure, Rwanda’s fashion industry – and economy as a whole – is gaining momentum and putting Kigali on the world’s fashion map. At first glance, Matthew Rugamba’s big break was the result of pure serendipity. SinceContinue reading “Africa Top 10 Lifestyle & Travel News”

Lomé, the new African fashion capital

When it comes to fashion, a wave of change is washing over the African continent. Young Togolese designer Jacques Logoh has been running Lomé’s International Fashion Festival (FIMO) for six years now. He’s aiming to establish a yearly meet-up for African designers. This pan-African approach to the fashion industry is seen as an economic strengthContinue reading “Lomé, the new African fashion capital”