Africa Fashion Week

 
Mantsho for the masses
Mantsho for the masses
Over the years H&M has come to be known for making high-end brands a little more accessible through its many collaborations with designers and...
Top designers rev up a fashion week that tottered at times
Top designers rev up a fashion week that tottered at times
What happened to the days when South African fashion weeks took place during working hours? Editors, fashion directors, buyers and invited media...
[Video]African models on the international stage
[Video]African models on the international stage
The Mail and Guardian caught up with models Bunmi Ademokoya and Adau Mornyang who have modelled for London, New York and Africa fashion week.
Been there, done that
Been there, done that
Africa Fashion Week was experienced with a mixture of frustration and fascination. The three-day platform, with two-hour delays each evening,...
Trading on Africa
Trading on Africa
The aesthetics of the African continent will take centre stage in the forthcoming Africa Fashion Week.
Making bling her business
Making bling her business
At its heart, the annual Africa Fashion Week (AFW) is about designers and clothes, but the woman at its business heart is Precious Moloi Motsepe....
Bright and tight: fashion trends in 2010
Bright and tight: fashion trends in 2010
It may 2010 was all about embracing the female form -- choosing to flaunt those curves as well as mixing and matching colours. The Mail &...
More to African fashion than leopard print
More to African fashion than leopard print
Designers at this year's Africa Fashion Week steered clear of using bold African prints and instead chose to focus their attention on intricate...
Between a frock and a hard place
Between a frock and a hard place
Africa Fashion Week brought into sharp focus the pressing issues facing the continent's fashion industry, writes Sarah Badat
Africa's growing taste for the American dream
Africa's growing taste for the American dream
"I don't know how they do it," said a friend, just back from Cape Town. "I don't know how people can sit in Camps Bay, eating and drinking, saying...

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