African Women Awards Nominees Announced

African Women Awards founded by Carol Nyazika and Lisa Chiriseri will be hosting the second Award ceremony on 3 December in Harare at a venue that will be announced soon. The awards were launched on the 7th of November 2015 at Meikles Hotel in Harare with the aim of recognizing, celebrating and honoring powerful andContinue reading “African Women Awards Nominees Announced”

Fashion Illustrations By Tiwatope

Tiwatope Adetoye is the Creative Director of Sapphire by ‘tieri Ltd, a 21st century fashion solutions company. She is a fashion entrepreneur based in Lagos who started illustrating when she was young but really started when she saw an illustration by Ominigho-Aita Imona and had the chance to be mentored by her. She has been illustrating since.Continue reading “Fashion Illustrations By Tiwatope”

EQLBRM SS15/16 By Haus Of Stone

Haus of Stone SS15/16 Lookbook is such a feast for my eyes. It was shot at Birchenough Bridge in Manicaland Zimbabwe. What caught my attention is how the clothes and the model stand out even though surrounded by a beautiful scenery. Haus Of Stone is one of my best Zimbabwean designers. Make-Up: Langa Cosmetics DesignsContinue reading “EQLBRM SS15/16 By Haus Of Stone”

Fashion Torch Africa’s Fashion Entrepreneur MeetUp

All photos by https://www.facebook.com/Ngash-Sage-Photography It is always a great feeling when you finally meet friends you have been chatting to online face to face. On my visit to Kenya in December 2015 I finally met the Fashion Torch Africa team. A team I had been conversing with since Fashion Torch was merely an idea. What wasContinue reading “Fashion Torch Africa’s Fashion Entrepreneur MeetUp”

Africa Reign: Magunga Williams

Magunga is  trained in law at the University of Nairobi. However, the dream is to write. He started a blog when the writing bug got him in 2012. It became popular among his peers until it gained more traction and he got nominated and won awards. To be able to tell a good story isContinue reading “Africa Reign: Magunga Williams”

Africa Reign: Belinda Phofu

Belinda Phofu is a  21 year old creative entrepreneur and alternative jewelry designer. Belinda’s brand SIIC,which stands for Style Is InCalculable, is an alternative jewelry brand that was created in 2012. She began making jewelry in 2012, which was the year she had to take a gap year because her mom couldn’t afford to send meContinue reading “Africa Reign: Belinda Phofu”

Africa Reign: Ndutiye Colombe

Ndutiye Colombe is the founder and creative director of INCO ices a Rwanda based fashion brand.  Her aspiration is to expand INCO’s work and to showcase what uniqueness that Africa and Rwanda have to offer. Ndituye is currently working on opening a store project that she expects will enable other young and upcoming designers toContinue reading “Africa Reign: Ndutiye Colombe”

Africa Reign: Zaid Philander

Zaid is bag designer and he teaches people with disabilities and from disadvantaged communities how to create their own products within their home. Zaid started I Scream & Red a planet friendly company that creates bags made from recycled seat-belts, reused car/homestead upholstery and rejected sample fabric  books. They use natural organic cotton and materials toContinue reading “Africa Reign: Zaid Philander”

Africa Reign: Bayda Daniel

Daniel Bayda is  the Founder and CEO of PAVIT-Karatu a non-profit organisation that aims to empower the youth through capacity building. Daniel is also an environmental conservationist. In 2011 he started planting fruit trees at different places in his district and he has planted over 200 fruit trees that range from mango to orange treeContinue reading “Africa Reign: Bayda Daniel”

Africa Reign: Wilkings Fadhili

Wilkings Fadhili is a 23 year old Kenyan journalist by profession, a blogger, Fashion PR, founder and CEO of the Fashion Torch Company. Wilkings started The Fashion Torch Company as a medium to connect fashion designers, models, stylists, buyers, investors and the consumers. Fashion, writing and networking are at the very top of Wilkings favourite things.Continue reading “Africa Reign: Wilkings Fadhili”