• Designer: Wambui Mukenyi

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      Wambui Mukenyi is a young Kenyan fashion designer who designs for women of any shape and sizes. As you can see she does a wonderful job picking out her fabrics and colors. We love her Creativity! Wambui showcased her stunning collection call “The Renaissance” at The Hub of Africa. Everyone enjoyed her so young …

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  • Designer Profile: Debora De Vita

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      In early 2009, a talented young designer named Debora De Vita created the BRHANAYEL line in Ethiopia. Born into an artistic and innovated family, Debora started to nurture and perfect her craft at an early age. The people around her quickly realized that she had an innate gift for designing and creating unique pieces …

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  • Designer Profile: Charity Nyirongo

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      Charity Nyirongo is one of the most qualified fashion designers in Zambia who studied fashion design in Tokyo.  One of Charity’s goal is to improve the quality of the fashion industry in Zambia.  With her amazing designs she had the opportunity to showcase her collection at The Hub Of Africa Fashion Week 2012. 

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  • Designer Profile: Solome Katongole

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      African Designer Solome Katongole was born in Uganda and raised in Columbia Maryland. Solome’s line is all about color, fusion of culture and fabrics. Her Amazing designs have graced the runways of Africa Fashion Week New York and Hub of Africa Fashion week.

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  • Designer Profile: Mataano

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      Twin sisters are taking over the fashion industry! Mataano, founded by Somali twin sisters Ayaan and Idyl Mohallim are continuing to break ground – this week, The Hub of Africa show in Ethiopia! They launched Mataano in 2008 hoping to show the world a new diverse style. Their designs break the traditional mold of …

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  • The Textile Industry In Africa!

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      We are certain that Africa will be put on the map as a sourcing destination for the world’s apparel demands. Origin Africa – Ethiopia 2012 goal is promoting Africa as a sourcing destination and also Change the whole mindset of doing business in Africa. Africa happens to lack sufficient infrastructure which is highly needed …

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  • Designer Profile: Duaba Serwa from Ghana

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      Premiering her latest designs at Hub of Africa’s fashion week, the Duaba Serwa label by Nelly Aboagye is the talk of town. Nelly Aboagye was originally inspired by the arts and crafts teachings of her mother. After graduating from the University of Ghana, Nelly Aboagye began her line Duaba Serwa. Nelly was inspired by …

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  • Designer Profile: Chika Nnadozie

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      Chika Couture is a unique, fashion forward clothing line. Chika Couture began in 2009 by a 17-year-old student Chika Iwenofu. She started her own clothing line that draws upon inspiration from her African heritage as a young Nigerian. With a range of eclectic designs and separates, 
Chika Couture provides women all over the globe …

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  • The Hub of Africa Fashion Week

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    Adiat Disu, our Director of Africa Fashion Week in New York will be a guest judge, at the Hub of Africa Fashion Week selecting a designer to showcase at Africa Fashion Week New York 2012. The Hub of Africa Fashion Week is held in the Ethiopian capital, showcasing the works of young, and very talented …

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  • Tribes of Africa Hit the Fashion Scene

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       iROCK! UK and FAB Magazine announced the Tribes of Africa (TOA) fashion fundraiser on 26 May, Africa Day. The night will showcase some of Africa’s finest fashion in front of an elite crowd of 350 guests from all over the African fashion industry. Some of the top designers that are presenting include: jeweler Anita …

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