Thursday, 31 July 2014

Joe Wizzy, Mz Vee & Others To Rock Tadi Fashion Weekend, August 9th

Joe Wizzy and Mz Vee is expected to rock the event alongside stars like Big Dee, Atsu Koliko, Westsyde Legacy, among others. The MUSIGA Organiser hinted that, he might use the occasion to premiere his much awaited single, which was due for release a couple months ago.

The confident rapper, who has performed on a number of platforms in the country and treated music fans to unforgettable performances, has promised Ghanaians and the organisers of the event a good show.

This year’s event is expected to be different and historic will bring together the best of Ghanaian and international fashion icons to celebrate the event with stake holders and industry enthusiasts.

The Tadi Fashion Weekened is being organised by Mandy’s Exclusive and Vienna City Beach is to honour the country’s most hardworking and dedicated designers, models and stake holders who have promoted Ghanaian culture through fashion.

The event is proudly sponsored by; Takoradi Beach Hotel, Starbow, Hairliners Picosystems Gh. Ltd., GhOne TV, 4Syte TV, Y97.9 Fm and Kyzz Fm.

Friday, 18 July 2014

GLAM AFRICA UK Launch Set For London Fashion Week February 2015

Glam Africa UK is a new platform established to promote African fashion and culture in London and surrounding areas through a yearly fashion show, daily updated fashion/ lifestyle website and free glossy fashion/ lifestyle magazine which will be distributed in London.

Glam Africa Fashion Night (GAFN) is a unique fashion party that will attract 800 fashionable guests and it will hold during London Fashion Week, February 2015. The event, which will be the first of a series of such annual events, will showcase exquisite collections from 15 luxury African Fashion designers. They will be mainly established African designers most of whom have clothed international celebrities.

The fashion show which is being tagged A Night Of Fashion, Glamour and music will include performances and entertainment from African and British artistes. As well as the UK audience, a number of guests – high profile personalities and celebrities will fly in from different African countries to attend the event. GAFN will hold in a glamorous central London venue which will be announced shortly.

GAFN will also double as the launch of the cosmopolitan new age African fashion handbook – Glam Africa Magazine. This will be a medium to target Africans in London and surrounding areas through print media. It will be a free glossy fashion/lifestyle magazine which will be printed monthly and distributed at upmarket and high traffic locations.

The magazine will focus on modern fashion for men and women, showcasing mainly works of African fashion designers. A large section of the magazine will be dedicated to beauty, lifestyle, food and travel. Each issue will have fashion editorials, features from celebrated guest writers, celebrity interviews and fashion shots for the cover   With over 1 Million Africans living in the UK and 13% of Londoners being of full Black descent, Glam Africa UK intends to fill a gap In the community by creating its fashion and cultural platforms. Glam Africa will also launch a daily updated fashion and lifestyle website/forum in December 2014 to increase its online audience and popularity.

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Thursday, 17 July 2014

All Eashion Eyes On DR Congo As Kinshasa Fashion Week Returns With A Bang

From 18th -20th July the Shark Club of Kinshasa is set to be teeming with designers, models, fashion media, hairstylists and make-up artists as the 2nd Annual Kinshasa Fashion Week returns for another dazzling showcase of Africa’s best design talent. Collections from local and international designers will be shown over two evenings:

Friday, 18th and Saturday, 19th July and on the last day, Sunday, 20th July there will be an Expo where the collections will be made available to the public.

Following the success of last year’s inaugural showcase, the organizers have pulled out all the stops to ensure the 2014 fashion week will be just as memorable.

“I am truly excited for the 2nd edition of our fashion week, continuing with my quest to take our DR Congo fashion designers to the next level and this year we’ve kicked this up a notch,” says Gloria Mteyu, speaking in her capacity as the convener of Kinshasa Fashion Week.

Thursday, 10 July 2014

International Model, Victoria Michaels Honoured At All Africa Media Networks Awards

International model-Victoria Michaels, over the weekend was awarded the ‘Potential super model of the Year award’ at the All Africa Media Networks Awards in Accra, Ghana. 

Victoria is a versatile model, whose hard work has earned her recognition as well as deals as brand Ambassador for international organisations such as for Bel- AQUA, Ghana @ 50 Gold show, BBC African Fashion Week, Dubai Fashion Week, FIMA Fashion Week, Dark & Lovely Hair Fashion Show.

She has also featured on Oh! Yes Magazine, FIMA Magazine, Da Viva, Print ads for Agricultural Development Bank, Woodin, MTN, Cover for Ghana’s 2006 Presidential diary, TV commercials for MTN, Nescafe, Woodin, Social media campaign for Vodaphone alongside renowned artistes like; Dbanj and Sarkodie.