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Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Akin Faminu: The Men’s Style Blogger And Medical Student.

One phrase we constantly hear is, never judge a book by its cover. Akin Faminu is a reflection of the meaning of this phrase. Who...
Juliet Ogbonna's fashion accessories and craft-making

How I Got into Fashion Accessories and Craft-making: Juliet Ogbonna Shares Her Story

Are you interested in Fashion Accessories and Craft-making? Then consider yourself lucky because in this edition of the #KAInterviews, we bring you our exclusive interview...

Co-Founder of Vivo-ActiveWear Wandia Gichuru and Her Passage to ‘Entrepreneurdom’

Making the transition from a career to a business owner is not always the easiest of passages. On #EntrepreneurTuesday we follow the journey of...
Karidas Tshintsholo

Karidas Tshintsholo: Founder of Fashion Label Push Ismokol & His hustle for Economic Advancement

Karidas Tshintsholo shines bright on #EntrepreneurTuesday. A university undergraduate, he has founded two thriving businesses -at twenty- and continues to aspire unto greater heights....

Haired Up! Ngozi Opara and the Heat Free Hair Movement for the African Woman.

It's another exciting #EntrepreneursTuesday! From the shores of Nigeria, across the teeming, rising continent of Africa, and far beyond our borders, the natural hair movement...

63 Years After, Lucia Mwihaki is Still Churning out Orders on Her Trusty...

Tailor-made in Nakuru: A 97-year-old Grandmother in Nakuru, Kenya who is not ready to retire from her hobby spends away her evenings and weekends sewing...

Kenyan brothers, Jeff and Emmanuel Wanjala- Transforming the African Fashion Industry.

It is amazing how life offers everyone opportunities; to be successful, contribute to the society and make huge impact. But only the keen and...

Silvia Njoki: Kenya’s Award-winning Fashion Blogger and Stylist

Yesterday, I had a brainwave about starting a fashion line, and perhaps that's the reason I have sought out this particular African star for...

Banke Kuku- Queen of Colour and Style, Revamping the African Textile Industry.

Begin early! Find your niche and take charge of it, for time waits for no one.  Growing up, this was every mother’s favorite rhyme. Like...

Meet Nick Kaoma: Founder of South African StreetWear Brand, Head Honcho

You will never hear me be an advocate for those who decide to drop out of school and 'truncate' their education. Perhaps I am...
Bruno Oaikhinan

Bruno Oaikhinan- From Banker to Pro Hair stylist.

There is a day, seemingly like any other when everything changes. It is the day you make the decision once for all, to walk...
Adama Amanda Ndiay

Adama Amanda Ndiay- Africa’s Voice in the International Fashion Industry.

Senegalese designer, Adama Amanda Ndiay has a dream; that one day, fellow African women will be heard boldly declaring their position and seen walking...
Christine Mbabazi

Christine Mbabazi- Radio Presenter, Fashion Designer and More………

At first, it seemed intangible and unrealistic, just like most dreams she has had; but soon she would realize that this is not just...
Kemi kalikawe

Kemi kalikawe- Passion, Determination and an Amazing Taste for Fashion and Style.

One of the major keys to success is to keep moving forward passionately and determinedly, on the path of our dreams whether it be...
Amaka Osakwe

Amaka Osakwe of Maki Oh; The Nigerian Designer in Whom Michelle Obama is Well-Pleased

When the First Lady of the United States,Michelle Obama aka FLOTUS not only takes special note of your designs, but goes ahead to don...
Nic Haralambous

Nic Haralambous Loves Mobile Technology, E-Commerce and Socks?

“I have spent the last ten years building start-ups, failing, learning and succeeding.” Words on marble by Nicholas Nic Haralambous, Mobile Specialist, Fashion Designer, Start-Up...
Thula Sindi

Thula Sindi: South Africa’s King of Fashion

Clothes! Peerless, contemporary, well-tailored, clothes! Women and men love to love them; interesting because neither was born with any. As humans evolve, so has our...
Ozwald Boateng

Ozwald Boateng: Bringing Bespoke Savile row Tailoring to Africa

Ghanaian born designer Ozwald Boateng will forever have an indelible place in the history of men’s fashion as the youngest and first man of...
Precious Moloi-Motsepe

Precious Moloi-Motsepe- From Pediatrician to Fashionista

Dr. Precious Moloi-Motsepe is a Johannesburg based entrepreneur and the executive chairperson of African Fashion International (AFI). A company that owns and hosts Fashion...
Lanre Da Silva Ajayi

Lanre Da Silva Ajayi- A 21st Century Fashion Icon

Lanre Da Silva has made a point in the most fashionable way. For LDA, the phrase is no longer ‘dress the way you want...
Naa Quartey

Naa Quartey: Designer, Blogger and CEO, Roots by NAA

Do the best you can with what you have; don’t complain about what you don’t have, what have you done with what you have?...
Ngozi Anele Ijoma

Ngozi Anele Ijoma; The Mathematician who became a Fashion Designer

At the risk of sounding monotonous, I must re-emphasize the awe I feel when I encounter people who push the envelope, who refuse to...
Grace Amey-Obeng

Grace Amey-Obeng; A Beautician that Goes the Extra Mile…

Black is bold and extremely beautiful. It is the colour of strength, intelligence and determination. I love being black and so does Grace Amey-Obeng,...
Lisa Folawiyo

Lisa Folawiyo- Creating Timeless Jewels

I am a die-hard advocate of living beyond and above the degree you earned in the course of a formal education. You see, those...
Nancy Nwadire

Nancy Nwadire of Iconic Invanity: “Perfect Your Craft and Doors will Open for You…”

I am in awe as I scroll through picture after amazing picture of her creations; they are detailed, beautiful and breathtaking. They are African,...