Tuesday, 17 October 2017

#GAFW2017: Abrantie TheGentleman Reveals The ABT.Classique Collection At “Glitz Africa Fashion Week”

Ghana’s multiple awards winning fashion guru, Oheneba Yaw Boamah of the famous menswear marque Abrantie TheGentleman blessed the ramp at the Glitz Africa Fashion Week 2017, held in Accra, the capital city of the republic of Ghana.

Abrantie TheGentleman presented at Glitz Africa Fashion Week an outstanding 20 diverse looks, off his most recent “ABT.Classique” clothing assortment, colorful inspired by Vlisco prints.

The ABT.Classique collections consist of casuals, kaftans, blazers and cultural/tradional looks.

Thursday, 12 October 2017

Melissa WINS Jump On Glitz Fashion Competition!

Last weekend marked the Glitz Africa Fashion Weekend and the grand finale of the Jump on Glitz emerging fashion designer competition. The competition was run by Jump by Busy in partnership with Glitz Africa to discover, nurture and jumpstart the fashion careers of talented fashion designers.

Jump is a youth empowerment initiative launched by Busy to support the Ghanaian youth by providing them with information in education, entrepreneurship, lifestyle and inspiration & self-improvement.

From over 100 entries, rounds of design presentations, master class and internship sessions and a runway show, Melissa Arthur emerged the winner, with Nana Kweku Agyenim-Boateng as the 1st runner-up and Belinda Ofori as the 2nd runner- up.

Thursday, 5 October 2017

Photos : Le Bon Collections Celebrates Clients On 5th Anniversary

Ghanaian fashion brand Le Bon Collections is celebrating five years of growth and success in the country's fashion industry.

The fashion house which has been in operation since 2012 has been contributing to the industry in various ways and is also poised to break new grounds as it celebrates its milestone.

Last Saturday it held a sizable fashion event at Le Bon's outfit located at Dzorwulu opposite the Mediferm Hospital, not far from Sid Theatre in Accra to celebrate with its clients, who kept the fashion house in business in the last five years. 

Saturday, 23 September 2017

African Fashion and Design Week Goes Hollywood! "Top Celebrity And America’s Got Talent" Stylist Joanna Konjevod Named As Official Head stylist

Bluepearl Services International, organizers of the continents runway showcase African Fashion and Design Week™ (AFDW) Nigeria and New York is pleased to announce that top Hollywood stylist, Joanna Konjevod, has been named official Head stylist for African Fashion and Design Week 2017.

Joanna, who is currently the stylist on hit TV show, America’s Got Talent, has many years of experience in the business, serving as the top stylist of choice for popular Hollywood movies.

Other renowned international AFDW participants include: Regard Style House (Stockist) Located in the heart of Hollywood, Regard Style House is a go-to fashion house for all things fashion with designers from all over the world.

The Liddell Fashion Trends Show Set For November

Fast rising power-trends-house, The Liddell Fashion Trends has partnered communications and creative arts brand, Crabbita Media Consult, for its massive annual fashion show to unveil the company’s “Modern Future” 2018 collection this November.

The event comes off at a unique surrounding in Accra, at a location near you and will take the form of models catwalk, feature the work of some Master Class participants, collections of vendors and live sewing demonstrations..

While the year is falling to a close, The Liddell Fashion Trends show promises to punctuate it in style. And provide an opportunity for start up businesses and gurus in the fashion industry to further cement its position as one of Ghana’s leading fashion event organizers.

Tuesday, 12 September 2017

The Eleventh Fashion Show Will Provide Jobs For Nigeria Youth - Angela Thomas

During the past period Nigeria Fashion Industry has recorded huge success, the industry has produced creative people and fashion houses that are internationally recognised, hence have become ambassadors of the industry and country contributing positively to the image of our nation.

Yet, while we have experienced an appreciable growth and seen a good number of successful fashion shows in Nigeria, there is this consistently widening gap between the established fashion designers and upcoming ones.

This growth in the industry cannot be seen as holistic, until the industry is able to create platforms that will provide mentor-ship for and enable both the established and emerging designers grow alongside each other.

Saturday, 9 September 2017

Ebony Reigns Set To Rock Accra Fashion Week's Swimwear Delux Show In October

Hit singer and lady behind the new hit single 'Date Your Fada' Ebony Reigns will be rocking the stage at the inaugural edition of the Swimwear Deluxe Show set to take place during Accra Fashion Week.

The naughty and controversial songstress will be performing hits like turn on the lights, Poison,  and her latest hit Date Your Fada, and has promised to give a performance like no other.

The Swimwear Deluxe Fashion show is the first of it's kind to bring swimwear brands from various countries such as Senegal, South Africa, UK, Netherlands, USA and more to showcase alongside Ghana's top fashion brands.

The show is an invite only event with limited tickets and is expected to be held yearly during every Summer/Harmattan edition of Accra Fashion Week 2017 on Thursday the 5th of October 2017 at the Providence Events Recreational Centre opposite La Palm Royal Hotel.

Models will strut their long legs in some of Africa's most creative fashion designs from across the world showcasing designs from all sort of African traditional backgrounds.