Sister Derby also known as Deborah Owusu-Bonsu is a Ghanaian television presenter, musician, model and academic, of Akan origin and a former presenter at e.tv Ghana.
The video for her latest song ‘Chocolate’ premiered 2 months ago end of October 2020. It reflects on a lady who is currently tired of her boyfriend with the main lyrics ‘I no want chocolate no more, hate to see you knocking on that door!’
The song features BPM and it’s the first video the artist has released since her controversial ‘Sweet Ex’ which took a jab at her ex boyfriend Medikal for jumping onto Fella Makafui right after their break up.
Sister Derby Is Not New To Trends
Sister Derby who has walked the path of a fashion designer is no foreigner when it comes to trends, and despite how quirky or awkward she may get at times, style is always a prominent factor in all her activities.
The multi-talented beauty decided to break down the composure of the chocolate video and proving us right, style was an essential piece to the puzzle.
Making The Chocolate Video
She explains how she executed research into modern styles prior to creating the design for her chocolate outfit and worked with young designer Stevie Frenchie for the outfit.
The focus behind the artistry of the music video was Fashion & Colours which was directed by Mtombo.
The video featured a host of talented models by designer Paon of whom she credited and much more.
This is the first of her youtube blog so expect to be connecting with sister Derby more on youtube and watch her break it all down below.
UPCOMING TOP EVENTS!
Volta Fashion Week, Awards and Honors will be happening this year from 10th-12th February at the serene Holy Trinity Spa and Hotel in the Volta region Of Ghana. Having an array of spectacular designers from both Ghana and other parts of Africa showcasing. This year’s event is fused with a special massage package for VIP guests. Ticket cost ranges from 50 cedis for students, 100 cedis single, 150 cedis double, 1000 cedis VIP and 1500 cedis for VVIP.
The International Fashion Festival in Togo (FIMO 228) has established itself for nine years now as a benchmark fashion event that promotes the talents of designers from all over the world. Like every fashion event, FIMO 228 reflects the art in fashion and all the cultures of the countries represented by the designers present. Presently on the FIMO 228, creators, models, photographers, journalists, national and international media. But it does not stop there. Each year, FIMO228 is part of a logic of commitment to solving the problems of our society. Thus, the 10th edition of FIMO 228 has the social theme “Fashion is committed to protecting the environment” and the artistic theme “Féérie”. Now the dice for the 10th has been rolled;
All-African Leather Fair (AALF): the trade show organizing by The Ethiopian Leather Industries Association
(ELIA) from the first edition in 2008 up to 12th successfully. AALF brings together tanners, footwear and
other leather goods manufacturers, in addition of equipment and technology suppliers, chemical and
inputs suppliers, manpower training institutions, trade promotion organizations, etc from all over the
African companies and organizations are expected to constitute the largest attendance. The Fair is a
specialized one designed to promote the African leather industry and to enable it create an interface with
its partners within the continent and around the world. There is side events included occurring parallel
with the show Panel discussion, Fashion show, Fashion Zone, Leather Talent show.
Due to the Global market situation and the pandemic impact the leather sector in Ethiopia and Africa at
large heavily affected. It is expected that the upcoming AALF trade fair will play its role in motivating the
sector in market expansion, facilitating inter Africa business relation .Investment Attraction, Technology
transfer and etc… To motivate the sector The government starts school shoe and bag project under the
initiation the manufacturing sector “Let Ethiopia produce “ “ Ethiopia Tamret“ as the sector dependent
on inputs such as chemical, accessories and component supplier will be expected in wide participation.
Considering these AALF2023 will Have new components fashion show will be including some Africa
countries participations, Fashion Zone(where many designers will participating by showing the Fashion
trends) Talent show (leather products creativity, any innovation creativity in the sector ) in addition to this
Ethiopia Leather journal upgraded to Africa Leather journal (sector based studies ,research and potential facts for Africa will be published inspirational descriptive motto also included .
DIRECTION COLLECTION: OUT NOW!
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