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Collection + Lookbook

Maki Oh Fall 2015

We have always loved Maki Oh because of the simplicity in their designs. It’s refreshing seeing African fabric being interpreted differently, with designs beautifully striking...

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Art + Illustration

Drawn to Africa

Almost 5 years ago, illustrator George Butler travelled by land across Africa, ending up in Gabon. He passed through 10 countries, and illustrated his experiences during this...

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Design

Bhuti – South African Beer

Beautiful design has always seemed to be more or less a Western concept; in Africa, were there is relatively little manufacturing, and where many foods...

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Culture

Igba Nkwu by The Area

Our Own Area is always close to our hearts, cause they are so funny!! See their latest Nigerian comedy skit. Shows the hassle men go...

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Fashion + Style

Ubuntou – Casual Wear

Is anyone up for some casual wear that showcases your African roots simply, and with a relaxed air? The brand, Ubuntou, is the place to...

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Design

South African Provinces – Coasters

South African artist, Ben Grib, designed these beautiful waterproof coasters. They are designed with illustrations of South Africa’s nine provinces. Via Creative Roots…

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Design

Africana Cards

Happy Easter! These beautiful African-inspired cards were created by Ben Grib. We wanted to create a new range of cards that was inspired by Africa. We...

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Culture

Men of The Ogele

All round Nigerian artist, Zina Saro-Wiwa, photographs the Men of The Ogele, a traditional masquerade group in Ogoniland, South-South of Nigeria. This is the first...

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Design

Mozi’s Out of Africa

We came across this collection by Australian lifestyle brand Mozi, titled Out of Africa. We know, the title may not be original, but the designs...

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Fashion + Style

A different view of Africa

We all love the trio that make up I See A Different You. Their photography and styling skills made us bookmark their blog a long...