Month: October 2016

Best Of Glitz African Fashion Week 2016 – Sima Brew

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Some of the best collection displayed at the 2016 Glitz African Fashion Week which took place in Accra.

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Sarah Collins: Wonderbag’s founder explains how her invention is changing lives

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There is a lot of talk right now about the need for more high-impact entrepreneurs in Africa, those people who can make a difference on a large scale and find effective and affordable solutions to some of the biggest challenges facing the continent.

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“Bloom and Florish”Liya Kebede talks about her new clothing line Lemlem and how she hopes to break the circle of poverty in Ethiopia.

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By employing traditional weavers,we’re trying to break their circle of poverty,at the same time preserving the art of weaving…

Kebede was born and raised in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. A film director spotted her while she was attending Lycée Guebre-Mariam and introduced her to a French modeling agent. After completing her studies, she moved to France to pursue work through a Parisian agency. (more…)