• High Fashion Creations from Minute Detail | Yashika


    New Years has always been a time of rebirth and renewal; departing from past ways and leaving the stress of the past year where it should be- in the past.  This new year, we are going to make a conscious effort to enjoy and take notice of the simpler pleasures in life and enjoying the …

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  • Somalian Model Lights Up Flare Magazine Editorial


    The Somalian stunner, Yasmin Warsame, has been a hot commodity and is being featured in a variety of fashion magazine, with the cover of YYZ Living and most recently she can be seen in an editorial for the January issue of Flare Magazine.  The shoot was titled “Dress Rehearsal” and has an very old Hollywood, …

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  • Proud to Be African Promotion


    Proud to be African Clothing is a London based retailer  that has had a whirlwind of a year.  From their inception in  December 2010 to being publicly traded in July 2011, the company has been nominated for an award at the Black Business Awards, has collaborated with many artists, actors, and other notable people, and …

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  • Syl Anim’s Hand Embroidered Luxury


    Syl Anim’s fashion is known for her bold colors and brilliant hand-embroidered designs.  The Cameroonian designer that showed at Africa Fashion Week New York 2011 has experimented with a sandal line, but more prominently is known for her runway fashion which is deeply inspired by her African roots. Her edgy designs and cultural chic fashions …

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  • Mozambique Luxe Giveaway Winners!


    Dabanga Jewelry and Adiree would like to thank everyone who participated in the Mozambique Luxe Giveaway, and it is time to announce the winners: @sadiaseymour @arochel52 Congratulations! To collect your prizes you must email pr@adiree.com with your full name, the address where you would like your prizes to be mailed to, and your phone number. …

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  • Sarfo of Styles Pays Homage to the Beauty of Ghana


    Sarfo of Styles captures the essence and beauty of Ghana in every piece he puts his name on.  The design house which showed their fashion at Africa Fashion Week New York 2011 has been the official line for the Miss Universe Ghana Pageant, and most recently was featured in the December 2011 edition of Front …

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  • Crimes Against Fashion in Zimbabwe


    Political statements on T-shirts are no new practice.  From Diddy’s “Vote or Die” campaign to Obama’s “Change” slogan, but Zimbabwe is showing us something many were not expecting.  Robert Mugabe, the tyrannical leader of Zimbabwe is attempting to reach out to his younger, more fashion forward voters and is putting his name on a clothing …

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  • AFWNY Designers Heat Up the Pages of Front Row Monthly


    Front Row Monthly is turning up the heat this December and bringing in some hot African designs.  The online based magazine which offers not only insights into the fashion world, but columns on travel, art, politics, and other important world happenings featured AFWNY Director Ms. Disu and a few AFWNY 2011 designers in their most …

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  • Megan Isaacs Proves the True Worth of a Penny to Forbes


    AFWNY 2010 designer, Megan Isaacs, of South African decent was recently featured in Forbes Magazine.  Isaacs first gained experience working with world renowned jewelry designers including Me & Ro in New York City, and now has seen her designs features in Elle Magazine and worn on Gossip Girl.  Adiree, the parent company of AFWNY reached …

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  • Win the Mozambique Luxe Giveaway!

    Dabanga Jewelry Giveaway Final Version 1

    Between the earthy, handcrafted 14 karat gold platelets, intricate design, and rustic brass lies African luxury, given to us by Mozambique Jewelry Designer Dabanga Santos. Bring out your four leaf clovers and say a quick prayer -amen. Now enter the giveaway which ends December 20, 2011 by doing the following: Follow @Dabanga1 on twitter Follow …

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