Africa: Nigerians steal the show at Vienna Fashion Week with captivating dance moves on the runway

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Nigerians have created a new norm on the runway at the ongoing Vienna Fashion Week happening in Austria. Meant to be a display of latest fashion designs by some of the world’s leading young designers, it was all dance and colours as soon as the models from the Gold Carvier Crew stepped out in full Nigerian wear and dance moves. […]

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News: Swahili Fashion Week, Promoting Made in Africa concept

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The Swahili Fashion Week is a platform for fashion and accessory designers from the African Continent to showcase their talent, market their creativity and network with clientele and the International Fashion Industry. This is all aimed at emphasising to the region that fashion is an income generating creative industry, meanwhile promoting a “Made on Africa” concept. A great opening also […]

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France passes bill banning “excessively Thin models”

French MPs have adopted a bill aimed at banning the use of fashion models deemed to be “excessively thin”. Models will need a doctor’s certificate that their health is “compatible with the practise of the profession”. Employers who break the law could face up to six months in jail and a €75,000 fine (£54,000, $81,000). A previous version of the […]

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