The Fashion Lover’s Guide to Accra

Accra may not have the sophistication and the haute reputation of Paris, the luxury of New York or the elegance of fashion artisans in Milan. Yet, there is no denying the artistic genius of this African fashion protégé City. A quick glance at the streets of Ghana beams a daily dynamic runway of young, hip and trendy youths. The urban culture has cultivated style that is celebrated yearly during the Accra Fashion Week.Accra Fashion Week celebrates talented African designers; it brings a swarm of Designers, buyers, Models, fashion journalist and fashion lovers descending on Ghana’s Capital.Accra Fashion Week (AFWK) 2016 is centered on making fashion design into profitable art, creating businesses and harnessing the growing network of fashion buyers.The catwalk shows, trade shows and fashion parties in Accra city creates the atmosphere for Designers and buyers to mingle.While most Accra Fashion Week shows are only accessible to industry professionals, the city has its way of catering to fashion lovers all year round. So if you happen to be in Ghana this spring, find time to explore the fashion landscape of Ghana. Get dressed to impress even as you head out to experience the local fashion scene of Accra: Our first stop is at the Vlisco store at the Accra Mall. This home of fashion is run by Dutch owned Vlisco, a trendsetter in Wax fabric designs. The store features the work of top designers expressing their art through Vlisco fabrics. This colourful gallery sells clothes, fashion accessories, Shoes and Bags.…

Genevieve and Jumia Nigeria partner to launch St. Genevieve

Nigeria’s award winning actress Genevieve Nnaji and Jumia Nigeria have partnered to launch the new collection of St. Genevieve, exclusive to Jumia – in Nigeria.The new collection launching today showcases the fashion sense and ‘Red Carpet’ style. The collection is themed around pieces from chic to formal to casual with pieces that look like they came right straight out of Genevieve’s wardrobe. “By recreating my personal style into my fashion label, I am creating this collection that brings to life strong and sexy pieces for every woman to look good” Stated Genevieve Nnaji about phenomenal collection.“The collection is to all the women out there who want to look fabulous every time of the day in their simple outfits, that is what the St. Genevieve brand stands for“
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