Senegalese Designer Uses Math to Create Swimsuits

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Africa (Senegalese) Fashion Designer Diarra Bousso’s latest SWIM Collection titled: I N F I N I T Y has launched around 3:30 AM (New York, New York) today. We took an exclusive dip into her campaign video, images, and look book. Bousso whose academic background is in Mathematics, plays with the concept of combinatorics and optimizations to create a line of engineered digitally-printed indigo swimsuits.

African Fashion Swimwear: Dip Into Print

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Our temperature is rising. We’ve delved into a sea of designer catalogues, whose swimwear designs raise our temperature and have us aching for a dip into any body of water. Here are a few designs that are inspired by Africa … Read More

Access to Accessories. Jewelry Designer Maureen Vorswijk of Mauke V

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Jewelry designer Maureen Vorswik, founder of the Fashion Startup Mauke has an amazing craft: the abitility to create intricate necklaces and chokers that adorn your neck with a natural elegance. Pieces are made from sterling silver, 14 kt gold, a variety of hand picked gemstones from Africa and natural material as leather cords . Her collection includes: handcrafted and hand-polished jewelries, handmade headpieces and feather necklaces. Her work has been crowned by Vogue, Cosmopolitan, and coveted by fashion bloggers.

Asos Africa : Fashion Must Haves

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Tis the season for maxi dresses, jumpsuits, and wide leg pants. And we’re bringing you a list of must-have trends and styles from Africa, compliments of our partnership with Asos! From the runways of Asos into our closets, here are pieces you need (em em, aka you may want to wear to New York Fashion Week Africa 2016 in September). These styles are part of the Eco Edit, by ASOS Africa Made in Africa Collaboration with Chichia and their partner SOKO Kenya.

Yefikir Shares her Ethiopian Roots with New York in Hopes of Making Connections

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ADIRÈE today announces the upcoming showcase of YEFIKIR DESIGN during its sixth annual Africa Fashion Week, (www.AfricaFashionWeek.com) under the activation New York Fashion Week: Africa on Friday, September 11, 2015. YEFIKIR DESIGN was fostered by Fikirte Addis. Her passions in Psychology … Read More

House of Mucha Uses Heritage to Attract Consumers Globally

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ADIRÈE today announces the upcoming showcase of HOUSE OF MUCHA during its sixth annual Africa Fashion Week, (www.AfricaFashionWeek.com) under the activation New York Fashion Week: Africa on Friday, September 11, 2015. House Of Mucha (Pronounced: Muw-chah), is a brand inspired by … Read More

Osei-Duro Creates a Link for Ghana Globally through Rich African Textiles

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ADIRÈE today announces the upcoming showcase of OSEI-DURO during its sixth annual Africa Fashion Week, (www.AfricaFashionWeek.com) under the activation New York Fashion Week: Africa on Friday, September 11, 2015. Osei-Duro was fostered from designers Maryann Mathias and Molly Keogh’s love … Read More

Sakia Lek Promotes Natural Resource Inspired by Congo to Global Fashion Industry

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ADIRÈE today announces the upcoming showcase of SAKIA LEK during its sixth annual Africa Fashion Week, (www.AfricaFashionWeek.com) under the activation New York Fashion Week: Africa on Friday, September 11, 2015. Native Congolese, Sakia Lekoundzou launched Sakia Lek, a brand derived … Read More

Asikere Afana Ties Cultural Heritage in Designs and Shares them Globally

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ADIRÈE today announces the upcoming showcase of ASIKERE AFANA during its sixth annual Africa Fashion Week, (www.AfricaFashionWeek.com) under the activation New York Fashion Week: Africa on Friday, September 11, 2015. ASIKERE AFANA (Pronounced: Ah- See-Che-Rey Ah-Fawna), is a brand founded by … Read More

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