The word “danshiki” means “shirt” in Yoruba, a major language spoken in Nigeria by the Kwa people. Learn more about the Dashiki's history in this edition of Fabrics 101!
We can't talk about prom without mentioning the most important part, the prom dress. With help from the Gram (Instagram), we found some very stylish teens who're slaying prom with style and make us want to have a prom do-over
We’ve created a guide of our favourite style bloggers that will, hopefully, help you narrow down the time spent looking for African fashion tips and styles.
This event series is meant to "begin a deeper dialogue amongst our community, beyond the natural vs relaxed debate... [and] is intended to create a space where we can discuss the social, economic, historical, and environmental factors concerning Black Hair."
Earlier this month, South Africa’s top designers revealed their autumn/winter collections at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Joburg (MBFWJ).
The friendly faces, rich natural foods and fantastic weather are some of the things that make Malawi the warm heart of Africa. One of the great things about this hidden treasure is Lake Malawi. There is just something special about the serene clear blue waters, white sandy beaches and tasty chambo (local fish).
In a mesmerizing fashion film, Senegalese model Kinee Diouf shows off the SS2015 collection from Nigerian label Duro Olowu.
Great news! Vlisco has launched a new collection called Think! Inspired by Bauhaus' architectural and minimalistic design philosophies, this collection contains a dazzling array of new fabrics and colours.
Dorovee launches a crowd-funding campaign to help build a production centre to house her production team.
Organized by the Black Artists' Network in Dialogue (BAND), the Black Market is a family friendly festival which brings together great food, shopping, performance and prizes.
Earlier this month, fashion designers from all over Africa travelled to Ghana for the 2014 Glitz Africa Fashion Week. From Nigeria to Angola, over 40 designers took to the runway to showcase their dynamic creations to the world.