About Fashion Outside Africa

VIDEO: Naomi Campbell Is Changing The “Racist” Industry – But What About The Black...

Naomi is not just sitting on the sidelines and complain, she is actually approaching the institutions formally and making core demands and getting core results which she speaks off in this video below. I upset...

Austrian Textile Label Josef Otten Launches The ‘African Urban Collection’

Josef Otten is an Austrian textile manufacturing label that focuses on textiles and clothing for ladies wear. The label prides itself on providing high quality, fashionable collections of their own creations, and supplying international...

Where Are The Ghanaian UK Based Designers In The GUBA Awards?

The Guba Awards is a show that which if you are a Ghanaian based in the UK you will automatically be proud of it and its success. GUBA which stands for Ghana-UK Based Achievement...

Nightmare At New York Fashion Week For South African Designer David Tlale

We have been boiling with excitement at the thought of seeing African fashion again at the New York Fashion Week 2013 which begins today. But unfortunately while Africa and the rest of the world...

Great Father Stands By His Daughter’s Natural Beauty Against Racist School

After her elementary school in Tulsa, Okla., wouldn’t allow her to wear dreadlocks, 7-year-old Tiana Parker didn’t change her hairdo. Instead, she changed schools. Although Tiana had worn her hair in dreadlocks during the previous...

Hot Shots: Models In Sexy Eki Orleans Swimwear Captured By Ernest Simons

Beautiful test shoot by one of UK's finest photographers Ernest Simons, featuring models in designs by Eki Orleans. Enjoy the series.   Model: Phyllis Tekyi-Berto / Vanessa Agyemang (Top Model of Colour) Hair & Makeup: Latifa Designer:...

PICTURES: 43 Year Old Naomi Campbell Goes Nude For Interview Magazine And Still looks...

Is it not amazing that a 43 year old woman can look this great? There is no telling if there has been some photoshop work, but if you can see the picture we are...

VIDEO: Toni Braxton Shows Some Booty On Stage As Her Dress Hangs Low

Not long ago Beyonce got her weave caught in a fan whilst performing and she could not move for literally 5 or more minutes as people tried to untangle the big weave out. Also...

Iman’s Wish To Boycott Racist Designers For Lack Of Black Models Is Boring Rhetoric

The New York Times reports that this year black models accounted for only 6 per cent of catwalk looks at New York Fashion Week, falling from 8.2 per cent in 2012. As being reported...

VIDEO: US Based Ghanaian Label Turns Kenya’s Maasai Art Into Great Outift

Inspired by the symmetrical patterns and designs of some Maasai shields, 54 Kingdoms honors the strength and power of women through the ‘Maasai pieces’. The strength of a Maasai warrior is reflected in the...

Call for Applications! Participate in British Council’s 5-Day Fashion Film Workshop 2013

The British Council (in partnership with Lagos Fashion and Design Week) is pleased to invite applications from filmmakers interested in exploring fashion as a theme, adding range to their body of work and contributions made to...

Bras Will Make Your Breasts Saggier – Decade Long French Study Reveals

Burn your brasseires, ladies: Scientists say they increase sagging and don’t alleviate back pain. Countering everything we’ve ever been told about supporting the upper curves, a new study from France says we’ve got it all...
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