Amber Riley in African print

The Top 10 African Fashion Celebrity Moments of 2016

December 20 2016
From the red carpet to photoshoots, Lupita, Beyoncé, Amber Riley, Gabourey Sidibe and more celebrities were rocking beautiful African print styles.
Madiba's signature bold and colorful shirts

Madiba's signature bold and colorful shirts

September 12 2016
Nelson Mandela stood out from his political peers in his signature brightly coloured, patterned shirts. Learn more about his signature hand-printed batik shirt.
Style Icon: Bold and unapologetic fashion flare of Erykah Badu

Style Icon: Bold and unapologetic fashion flare of Erykah Badu

July 13 2016
From headwraps and top hats to African prints, we review the iconic styles of the legendary soul-singer Erykah Badu.
Duro & Iris: A Friendship Based on the Art of Fashion

Duro & Iris: A Friendship Based on the Art of Fashion

June 17 2016
Today we're paying tribute to two fashion icons and long time friends, renowned fashion designer Duro Olowu and eccentric fashionista Iris Apfel.
African Fabrics 101: From Angelina Print to Dashiki Shirt

African Fabrics 101: From Angelina Print to Dashiki Shirt

June 8 2016

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!

Style Icon: Colours and prints with Solange Knowles

Style Icon: Colours and prints with Solange Knowles

May 3 2016
One celebrity that we've been crushing on for sometime now is talented singer-songwriter Solange Knowles. Join us in admiring some of her most gorgeous outfits!
Nicki Minaj and Diddy rocking Kente outfits!

Nicki Minaj and Diddy rocking Kente outfits!

January 2 2016
Ghanaian illustrator, Denny Owusu, shows us our favourite celebs rocking traditional African outfits.
2015 Half-year in review: African fashion in the spotlight

2015 Half-year in review: African fashion in the spotlight

July 10 2015
From prom to the red carpet, we're taking a look back at some notable people rocking some very gorgeous pieces from brands inspired by Africa.
An African City: Season 1 Style Recap

An African City: Season 1 Style Recap

July 2 2015
A while back, it was announced that An African City is filming season 2 and this news had the ladies at Kuwala smiling from ear to ear! While we're eagerly waiting for the new season, let's look over our favourite styles of season 1.
The 80s and 90s are back!

The 80s and 90s are back!

November 2 2014

It looks like we've been reliving some of the most loved 80s and 90s fashion trends but with a modern twist, of course.

Chimamanda: Intelligent & Stylish

Chimamanda: Intelligent & Stylish

March 28 2014

If you haven't heard of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, then you must be living under a rock. In a recent interview with ELLE, Chimamanda speaks on the growth of her personal style and asks "Why can't a smart woman love fashion?".