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8th annual Ankara Festival in Texas

The 8th annual Ankara Festival hosted by Olawale Ogundeyi and his victory entertainment group held recently at the One Love lounge in Arlington, Texas. The event featured an array of African prints and various fashion styles. Guests were also treated to musical entertainment and served platters of continental grilled sirloin. …

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Fashion

NNSM winner cruises into 2018 with new car prize

The winner of the recently held 11th season of Nigeria’s Next Super Model is surely cruising into 2018 with her brand new Hyundai vehicle and a one million naira cash prize to ensure that her new set of wheels is fueled up and ready to go. Oyinade Onyikansola Omotosho beat nine other …

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FashionNews

Derin’s Couture Grand Opening

Window shoppers had a sight full of bespoke couture as patrons gathered at the upscale brand new location of Derin’s Couture in Dallas Texas. The boutique is stocked with attires suitable for  upward mobile gentlemen who have a knack for making statements and grand entrances. Derin’s Couture specializes in the design and …

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ArtFashion

2017 DanceAfrica Marketplace fashion show

In its 41st season, the Dallas Black Dance Theater hosted the annual DanceAfrica festival on October 6-7, 2017. The DanceAfrica marketplace is a family oriented outdoor event that celebrates the rich and diverse cultural heritage of Africa and the African American experience. Vendors from around the DFW metropolis gathered to …

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AfricaFashion

Africa Fashion Reception 2017 hosted in Addis Ababa

The African Union Commission hosted the 2nd African edition of the Africa Fashion Reception at its headquarters in Addis Ababa few days ago. It was a glamorous event attended by 600 select guests made up of African and non-African Ambassadors, leaders of the various international organizations, top government functionaries, captains …

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BeautyFashion

Afrocentric online retail by Ayekoto

According to a recent comScore survey, shoppers made 51 percent of their purchases on the web in 2016 compared with 48 percent in 2015 and 47 percent in 2014. In 2017, the growth has been significant with a broader focus on fashion and accessories. A recent U.S. Department of Transportation …

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Fashion

Studio D’Maxsi Fashion Adventure Series 4, LONDON 2017

It’s been a couple of years I last documented the ‘Fashion Adventure Series’, a unique concept by Afua Sam, the fashion designer behind the couture label; Studio D’Maxsi. As in previous editions, Afua’s charismatic, creative and meticulous approach to her designs was promptly reflected on the amazing team in London …

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Fashion

Trendy Africa Fashion show thrills at DanceAfrica

In celebration of its 40th anniversary, the Dallas Black Dance Theater hosted its annual DanceAfrica festival in the Dallas Arts district recently. As a supporting media sponsor, Trendy Africa also hosted the fashion show segment at the festival tagged; Trendy Africa Fashion Show. The fashion line up featured designs from …

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