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African Prints in Fashion - Showcasing the imprint of the African Diaspora on Fashion

I am Ghanaian-German and I live and blog in Brooklyn, NY. With my blog - African Prints in Fashion - I want to explore the imprint of the African diaspora on fashion and showcase African and Africa-inspired designers, designs, trends, stories and opinions.


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    Head Turner

    Tee Dresses by RenéeQ, Ghana

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    Fashion that Rocks

    Interview with EMUA Fashions

    APiF: Please introduce your business and your designs. Cynthia Kio: Emua Fashions is a label that produces contemporary African designs.

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    Bags with a Conscience

    Furaha is committed to empower women in Uganda and change their lives.

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    Interview with the accessories line Sweet Life

    APiF: Please introduce your business and your designs. Maria Thundu: Sweet Life is a new, high-end accessories line featuring…

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    What I need: Accessories from Kushn

    Leather Laptop Bags from South Africa

    A must have item are the fashionable and elegant laptop bags from South African label Kushn. Don't they just look awesome? Most of…

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    VOGUE Italy gives Visibility to African Designers

    "Discovered in Africa by VOGUE Italia" is a project with a…

    In collaboration with the online platform editor in chief Franca Sozzani is highlighting several fashion designers from the…

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    NOH NEE: Bavarian Dirndl & African Prints

    Turning something old and traditional into a cool and hip design

    Behind the label NOH NEE are the sisters Marie Darouiche and Rahmee Wetterich. Born and raised in Cameroon they now live in Munich, Germany.

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    A walking party: Ashanti Lou Footwear

    "Hidden within every shoe is a link referencing my African roots"

    APiF: Please introduce your business and your designs. Lou Osei: Ashanti Lou footwear is a fashion conscious brand for an…

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    Getting Noticed

    Fashion Accessories from Adèle Dejak

    Magik Grace Art and Design Ltd under the Adèle Dejak brand is a jewelery and fashion accessories company. Adèle designs the…

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    Africa Fashion Week NY (AFWNY)

    Designs & Snapshots

    AFWNY took place from the 12th to the 14th of July in New York. Over 30 designers from the Continent and the Diaspora were showing…

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    Outfits for "Kul" People

    Interview with designer and lyricist Liz Ogumbo

    APiF: Please introduce your business and your designs. Liz Ogumbo: I am an African creative entity - fashion designer, stylist,…

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