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Go Kuwala! It's Your Birthday!

In our third year, we diversified our brand, ran a giveaway and had a yummy brunch. We made some great connections and grew Kuwala. Here's our 2016 in review!
Duro & Iris: A Friendship Based on the Art of Fashion

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

Today we're paying tribute to two fashion icons and long time friends, renowned fashion designer Duro Olowu and eccentric fashionista Iris Apfel.
A Guide to African Fashion Weeks Around the World

A Guide to African Fashion Weeks Around the World

From the spectacular runway shows to the lavish networking events, fashion weeks have become a cornerstone of the fashion industry. We've compiled a list of notable fashion weeks promoting African-inspired fashion around the globe.
Time sure does fly when Kuwala turns 2!

Time sure does fly when Kuwala turns 2!

In Year One we focused on learning and growing, but in Year Two we change our focus to growing our connections. Check out our Year 2 in Review!
Concluding 4 Days of Marvellous Style! Our #LFDW Picks (Part 2)

Concluding 4 Days of Marvellous Style! Our #LFDW Picks (Part 2)

This is part 2 of 2 of our favourite runway looks spotted at the 2015 Lagos Fashion and Design Week. Be sure to check out part 1 of this celebration of African fashion.
Over 50 Designers at 1 Extravaganza! Our Top Picks from #LFDW2015! (Part 1)

Over 50 Designers at 1 Extravaganza! Our Top Picks from #LFDW2015! (Part 1)

Over 50 creative designers showcased at the 5th Lagos Fashion & Design Week (LFDW), which took place on October 28th - 31st. Here are our favourite looks from the first 2 days of this 4-day extravaganza!
Top Runway Looks at #GFDW2015

Top Runway Looks at #GFDW2015

This year's Ghana Fashion & Design Week (GFDW) took place at the Kempinski Hotel in Accra. We put together a list of our favourite looks, check it out!
2015 Half-year in review: African fashion in the spotlight

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

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

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 Future of African Fashion at #FAC2015!

The Future of African Fashion at #FAC2015!

In April, Kuwala travelled to London, England, for the Fashion Africa Conference. This was the perfect opportunity to mingle with some very interesting individuals involved in the African fashion industry.
Top 10 Designers at #MBFWJ2015

Top 10 Designers at #MBFWJ2015

Earlier this month, South Africa’s top designers revealed their autumn/winter collections at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Joburg (MBFWJ).

Fashion Africa Conference: An African Revolution

Fashion Africa Conference: An African Revolution

Strategically held on Fashion Revolution Day, the Fashion Africa Conference will take place on April 24, 2015 in London. For the first time the event will be hosted by Africa Fashion Guide, a social enterprise dedicated to promoting the African fashion and textile industry with an ethical perspective.

Duro Olowu: Senegalese-inspired vintage collection

Duro Olowu: Senegalese-inspired vintage collection

In a mesmerizing fashion film, Senegalese model Kinee Diouf shows off the SS2015 collection from Nigerian label Duro Olowu.

ITC: Fashion Design from Africa 2015

ITC: Fashion Design from Africa 2015

The ITC Ethical Fashion Initiative is scouting the African continent for creative fashion and accessories designers interested in building a global brand that values and is committed to high quality artisanship.

Dorovee: Eco-friendly fashion brand launches crowd-funding campaign

Dorovee: Eco-friendly fashion brand launches crowd-funding campaign

Dorovee launches a crowd-funding campaign to help build a production centre to house her production team. 

Top 10 Designers at #GAFW2014

Top 10 Designers at #GAFW2014

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.

100 Days of African Fashion

100 Days of African Fashion

We were exploring Instagram the other day and came across Diana Opoti’s profile. She’s a woman on a mission to wear nothing but African fashion brands for 100 days.

Elegance and Style at #GAFW2013

Elegance and Style at #GAFW2013

Last month Kuwala was in Accra (Ghana) for the 2013 Glitz Africa Fashion Week. With over 40 designers from all over the African continent in attendance, it was the place to be to witness beautiful designs.