Virgil Abloh, artistic director for Louis Vuitton and Off-White founder, dies of cancer at 41

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“We are devastated to announce the passing of our beloved Virgil Abloh, a fiercely devoted father, husband, son, brother, and friend. He is survived by his loving wife Shannon Abloh, his children Lowe Abloh and Grey Abloh, his sister Edwina Abloh, his parents Nee and Eunice Abloh, and numerous dear friends and colleagues.

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Take advantage of ACFTA – Joyce Ababio to fashion industry players

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“I think it is about time people start looking at us because we do amazing work. We have no business going outside to buy those things (if) we can make them for you here. Most of us (designers) are doing ready-to-wear so you can walk into a shop and pick up the things you need,” she said.

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Ghana Models Awards Returns This August

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“Modelling is a profession and just as teachers, bankers and others go about their work, models also do the same. But, it is the lack of certain policies to protect the work of models in Ghana that is crippling our industry. Why should models from outside be used for some major jobs by companies in Ghana when we have local talents who are competent enough?”, he said.

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World’s next supermodel discovered herding cows in Ghana

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Meet Dorcas. And remember the name. We think she will soon be an international celebrity in the steps of Belinda Baidoo and Menaye Donkor. She is, according to Lisa Lovatt-Smith, the former Fashion Director of Vogue magazine  “The world’s next top model out of Africa”. But who is this 18-year-old beauty? Hers is a really […]

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Fashion Friday: African-made luxury fashion is making a comeback

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Studio 189, a fashion label co-founded by Rosario Dawson and Ghanian-American designer Abrima Erwiah in 2013, has learnt from the missteps of Edun. “Somebody has to go first. If they didn’t try, then we wouldn’t know,” says Erwiah, who collaborated with Edun on a Resort 2018 collection.

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African designers showcase brands at African Fashion Week London

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“We want to dominate Africa, we want to tell African stories. We want to tell the story of humanity, we want to tell the story of love throughout the world. Certainly, we come from a small region called Ethembeni, but we are building a brand that will make us survive, a great brand that will dominate in Africa and throughout the world, said LN watches creator, Lunga Ntuli”.

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