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Phro Features: Gracia Senga

                                                                                Gracia Senga is a Congolese fashion and style blogger currently living in Johannesburg, South Africa. Gracia… Continue reading Phro Features: Gracia Senga

Me · Fashion · Blogging Challenges

30 Day Blogging Challenge: Day 5 – Your Proudest Moment

  Day 5 – My Proudest Moment In January this year I posted this image on Twitter, asking people to brag about themselves. I got very few responses. Some of the people who replied were shy and felt uncomfortable about answering and others preferred to answer the question privately because they didn't want to seem full of… Continue reading 30 Day Blogging Challenge: Day 5 – Your Proudest Moment

Art · Fashion · Film · Prose · Thoughts

When Creativity is Elitist

I've been thinking about writing this post for a few weeks and in that time I read through different definitions of being a creative. One website said: "A creative is unique, someone who doesn't quite fit into any box. Some think of creatives as iconoclasts; others see them as rebels...A creative is a thought leader." An article… Continue reading When Creativity is Elitist

Events · Fashion

Zimbo Trio to grace Mozambique Fashion Week

Mozambique Fashion Week is currently underway at the Polana Serena Hotel, in Maputo from 3 – 13 December. Established in 2005, this year's event will be blessed by two brilliant Zimbabwean designers and one runway model. Kudakwashe Chigariro of LiZA Couture and Philip T Marufu of Amur Bespoke together with Zimbabwe’s first plus size runway model… Continue reading Zimbo Trio to grace Mozambique Fashion Week

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Zambia Fashion Week 2015

As far as fashion weeks go, Zambia Fashion Week was one hell of a show. With over 50 designers, upcoming and established, there was a nonstop display of stunning creativity. Frankly, I did not know what to expect as I collected my media pass, but this show exceeded any expectations I could have had. As… Continue reading Zambia Fashion Week 2015

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Lusaka whats good?!

   My bags are packed and my passport is itching for a new stamp. This weekend I'm heading out to Lusaka for Zambia Fashion Week. Since 2009, Zambia Fashion week has managed to create a platform for both Zambian and regional designers to showcase their work and rekindle what was once a thriving textile industry. Even… Continue reading Lusaka whats good?!

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Fashion Weekend Zimbabwe

The fashion streets are buzzing with excitement for the upcoming Fashion Weekend Zimbabwe (FWZ) event. FWZ, (not to be mistaken with Zimbabwe Fashion Week) is an annual shopping event that merges fashion, food, and music into one glorious weekend. FWZ was cre­ated to sup­port and increase the eco­nomic devel­op­ment of small busi­nesses in the Fash­ion and Design… Continue reading Fashion Weekend Zimbabwe

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Zimbabwe Fashion Week

A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of attending Zimbabwe Fashion Week. It was a new and fun experience for me as I had never attended a fashion event of this magnitude. I must say I was a tad starstruck by all the shiny, pretty, fancy things. Check out my full review of fashion week… Continue reading Zimbabwe Fashion Week

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All Hail! the Towering Goddess meets Zambia fashion Week

If you follow African fashion, chances are you have heard about the Towering Goddess. The Towering Goddess is the modelling persona of the ever so talented Zimbabwean firecracker RuTendo DeNise. Apart from being the former Head of Public Relations for Zimbabwe Fashion Week, RuTendo is a poet, a spoken word artist, a musician and an… Continue reading All Hail! the Towering Goddess meets Zambia fashion Week