Fashion

  • Kadealo, African Fashion Designers

Top African fashion designers blazing catworks

By |2020-06-05T08:24:18+00:00June 1st, 2020|

With African style becoming more and more sought after, there is a plethora of new, up-and-coming designers making waves in the African fashion scene. It seems these days there are new African fashion designers popping up all over the continent, with some really exciting, bold fashion statements coming out of places like Cameroon, Senegal, and Nigeria, to name but a few. With such a mix of designers and fashions coming out of Africa, all with their own individual take on old favourites, there is something for everyone throughout this budding fashion scene, regardless of budget or taste. Here we break it down into the [...]

  • Kadealo, African Designers

Made in Africa: Exciting African Designers

By |2020-05-31T20:41:32+00:00May 25th, 2020|

Made in Africa, is definitely the next biggest fashion trend. African designers are lighting up runways all over the world with bold, colourful, fabulous flowing pieces with beautiful craftsmanship and elegant design that draws on the continent's rich history and culture. The fashion conscious African diaspora are also playing a key role in this renaissance by embracing all things Africa and inspiring the wardrobes of those back at home. Check out these African designers that are disrupting the Fashion world.  Courtesy of T.Tseng/nataal.com African Designer: Adriaan Kuiters Menswear does not need to consist of boring pants and shirts any [...]

  • Kadealo, African Fashion Blog

Top 10 African fashion blogs to follow this year

By |2020-05-31T10:34:05+00:00May 23rd, 2020|

African fashion is hot right now and making waves globally. Key designers such as Gucci are showcasing African styles on the catwalk. Success on the world stage has spawned a wave of local fashion designers whose works can be seen on catwalks across the continent. Here are some of the most influential trendspotters and African fashion blogs keeping track of the best of African fashion and providing commentary on the latest styles and trends. Courtesy of  heritage1960-blog.tumblr.com Heritage1960 This African fashion blog combines style ideas, current fashion trends, and shopping information all in one what makes Heritage1960 one of [...]

  • Kadealo, Luxury African Brands

Luxury African brands to watch

By |2020-05-27T16:00:45+00:00May 15th, 2020|

As African wealth rises, so does the consumer demand for luxury goods. Many small African brands and businesses are springing up all over the continent to capture this untapped demand. Local artisans are crafting luxury products with a unique African flair and finish.  The designers are embracing colours and choosing vibrant designs that draw from traditional skills of textile design, weaving, beading, dyeing, and painting. They are blending sophisticated African techniques and designs with western materials to target a global audience. Here are some of the leading African brand families putting Africa on the map. Courtesy of maxhosa.africa African Brand: Maxhosa [...]

  • Kadealo, African Super Models

Top 7 African Super Models You May Know

By |2020-05-15T08:28:52+00:00May 3rd, 2020|

When people think of supermodels, names like Claudia Schiffer or Cara Delevigne pop into their heads, given that models from primarily Western countries like America and the UK seem to dominate the scene. Not for much longer! Given the huge up and coming models that are currently making waves in the world have African roots in some of the wildest African nations as well, such as Angola, Ethiopia, Sudan, and Somalia. This article looks at some of the biggest current names of African models in the fashion world and gives a bit of information on each. Courtesy of Conde Nast Traveler [...]

  • Kadealo, African Attire, African print

African Style and Attire That Inspires Everyone

By |2020-06-08T14:40:39+00:00April 28th, 2020|

African attire and style has long been admired not only by people with African heritage but by anyone with a flair for colors and patterns as well as interesting folds and fabrics. With the increased use of the internet in recent years to help with international sales, there has likewise been an increase in the development and spread of online shops catering to African tastes.  This has made it a breeze to bring home a piece of African culture without ever having to leave your house. The variety of shops available catering to African style is plentiful, but here are our favorite options, in [...]

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