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FAB Event: 2nd Annual African Women In Business Conference – Women Of Influence

School of Oriental and African Studies played host to the 2nd Annual African Women In Business Conference – Women Of Influence last Friday, 13 July.
The day kicked off at 12noon with guests and speakers registering for the event and enjoying a light … Continue reading

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FAB News: Adebayo Jones and Anita Quansah London to Show at Africa Fashion Week London

The first set of designers confirmed for this year’s closing show at Africa Fashion Week London on Saturday 4th August are no strangers to FAB readers: international designer of Ghanaian and Nigerian descent, Anita Quansah whose exquisite jewellery has recently been showcased … Continue reading

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FAB Exclusive: iROCK Tribes of Africa Red Carpet, Hosts and Guests

Tribes of Africa by iROCK proved to be one of the most exclusive fashion fundraisers of the year bringing together 200 guests and some distinguished guests of honour such as Nigerian media mogul Ben Murray-Bruce, Zambian property tycoon Caroline Marsh … Continue reading

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FAB Exclusive: iROCK Mentees ROCK VIP Designs at iROCK Tribes of Africa

There is no denying Zimbabwean designer Edith Maromo’s designs for real women celebrates the female form so there was no denying that it took real women to showcase VIP Designs in ROCKing style on the iROCK Tribes of Africa runway … Continue reading

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FAB Exclusive: Anita Quansah London at iROCK Tribes of Africa

When it comes to African inspired, handcrafted jewellery, no doubt nobody does it better than Anita Quansah London. Recently sported by Alicia Keys on the cover of Vibe Magazine, the designer’s handcrafted pieces – a hit with both fashionistas and … Continue reading

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FAB Exclusive: Nkwo at Tribes of Africa by iROCK

If anyone can do Afro bohemian in style, it has got to be the London-based designer of Nigerian descent Nkwo. Polka dots, swirl prints, feather detailing were the order of the day at iROCK Tribes of Africa on Saturday 26 … Continue reading

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FAB Exclusive: Chichia London at Tribes of Africa by iROCK

London-based Tanzanian designer Christine Mhando’s label Chichia London is known for its trademark contemporary casual chic designs made of traditional Khanga material and East African prints.
Her  Spring/Summer 2012 collection in he collaboration with concept jersey label Made by Africa, shown … Continue reading

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FAB Exclusive: Kutowa Designs at iROCK Tribes of Africa

 

Who would have believed we almost didn’t get to host Towani Clarke of Kutowa Designs at iROCK’s Tribes of Africa when she missed her first flight to London from Lusaka; but fortunately for us and our guests at Grange Tower … Continue reading

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FAB Exclusive: Adama Paris at Tribes of Africa by iROCK

The second part of Tribes of Africa by iROCK kicked of in summery style as models strutted down the runway in wax print swimwear of vibrant hues by Paris-based Senegalese label Adama Paris.
Sure to bring the essence of Africa to … Continue reading

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FAB Exclusive: Tina Lobondi London at iROCK Tribes of Africa

London-based Congolese designer Tina Lobondi is known for her use of subtle touches of African details in feminine designs which make use of soft fabrics and loose draping; her Autumn/Winter ’12-’13 collection showcased at iROCK Tribes of Africa was no … Continue reading

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FAB Exclusive: Ayo van Elmar at iROCK Tribes of Africa

On Saturday 26 May 2012, in front of 200 strong exclusive guest, Vienna-based Nigerian label Ayo van Elmar showcased their Elmar’s Autumn Winter Collection 2012.
Previously showcased at the London Fashion Week, the collection is infused in sensitivity to the state … Continue reading

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FAB Exclusive: Adebayo Jones at iROCK Tribes of Africa

Nigerian King of Couture Adebayo Jones opened the Tribes of Africa fashion fundraiser by iROCK UK in grand style in front of an audience of 200 on 26 May 2012 at the prestigious hotel.
Not only did Adebayo Jones pledge his … Continue reading

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FAB Event: iROCK Tribes of African Celebrates African Fashion and New Generation in Style

The first fundraiser event organised by UK-based social enterprise iROCK! UK, Tribes of Africa, proved a fashionable affair to remember. Bringing together 9 designers from the Continent, entertainment from Spirit of Africa dancers and iROCK mentees and 200 guests in … Continue reading

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FAB News: Property Tycoon Caroline Marsh Lends her Support to iROCK! UK

One of Britain’s leading female property investors and business mentor Caroline Mrsh is another stellar name to lend her support to UK-based social enterprise iROCK for their first London fundraiser Tribes of Africa scheduled for Saturday 26 May 2012.
The property … Continue reading

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I Am FAB : Moipone Veronica Maduna

FAB thing about your name: My vernacular  name is Moipone and I was named after my great, great grandmother.  It is a beautiful Sotho name meaning  ”she who has pride” or “she who sees herself” or “mirror.”  My middle name Veronica is Latin and … Continue reading

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