Away from Africa: Traditional and Contemporary Dress from Africa

… of African descent, albeit more in the realm of women’s clothing than men’s attire. To cite a few: Alphadi, Sakina M’sa, Lola Faturoti (if you are an African designer and you’d like to be added to this list, please send a note!). …

Publish Date: 08/29/2010 1:56

http://awayfromafrica.blogspot.com/2010/08/traditional-and-contemporary-dress-from.html

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Explanation African Zulu Tribe Womens Clothing, Marriage Customs

Interesting explanation of all the components of traditional women’s attire in the African Zulu Tribe, also. the tribe’s marriage/marital customs – including dowery, sacrificial offerings, feasts. Ndebele Nguni ethnic group Xhosa Swazi

thick black women in beautiful bollywood model Lakme India Fashion

She covered all patterns and styles of contemporary women clothing, dress patterns like- tunics, kaftans, tube dress, skirts, shirts and burnt gold evening gown dominated her show. She played with glamour clad fabrics like chiffon, silk, … Her collection was largely ruled by animal prints and embroideries like African embroidery, sequin embroidery, etc. She also presented her men collection. She included her logo of rose embroidery in almost every outfit. Narendra Kumar …

Publish Date: 08/28/2010 9:30

http://newsgalleries.com/2010/08/thick-black-women-in-beautiful-bollywood-model-lakme-india-fashion-week-a-review/

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Celebrity fashion SALE, Fashion trends, Online clothing store BlessuFashions

www.blessufashions.com Clothing to upscale your image. Fashion, online clothing store. BlessuFashions has fashionable suits and dress year around for any ocassion. We also have hats, dress shoes, purses, jewerly, Visit us today. A MUST SEE VIDEO -Lad…

East Africa Forum » Somalia's Government Expects `Major' Surge in

It warned that al-Shabaab fighters were dressing in government uniforms and women’s clothing, and using “donkey and cart bombs and large truck-borne” explosive devices. Somalia’s government has been battling the insurgents since 2007. …

Publish Date: 08/28/2010 18:38

http://www.eastafricaforum.net/2010/08/28/somalias-government-expects-major-surge-in-violence-in-mogadishu-today/

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Somali Women (From The Documentary YG to Somali Culture

Buy the DVD @ Amazon today. Keyword: Somali Culture or olol Somali Names (From The Documentary Your Guide to Somali Culture

Lakme India Fashion Week – a Review | SN-Art.com

She covered all patterns and styles of contemporary women clothing, dress patterns like- tunics, kaftans, tube dress, skirts, shirts and burnt gold evening gown dominated her show. …. Clive Rundle and Sun Goddess were two international South African designers who presented their collection at Lakme Fashion Week. Fusion was the key style of their outfits. Extravagant layered dresses and skirts, jackets, evening wear, loosely fitted shirts and trousers, long coats and …

Publish Date: 08/28/2010 16:06

http://www.sn-art.com/fashion/lakme-india-fashion-week-a-review

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Black Women’s Arts Festival Philadelphia 2010 Schedule

Philadelphia’s 7th Annual Black Women’s Arts Festival SCHEDULE OF EVENTS Thursday 7/29 at the Rotunda (4014 Walnut Street) from 11:00AM — 8:00 Workshops and Films — no other events, no vendors. $7 each person or 2 for $10. www.therotunda.org Thursd…

KhuKhuz Fashion-Contemporary Wear: KhuKhuz Fashion-Contemporary

KhuKhuz is a brand new collection of Western and African inspired clothing, fused together to create a perfect modern look. My line is designed for the ladies who are passionate about their body shapes and therefore want to look sleek, beautiful and yet comfortable in KhuKhuz eye … KhuKhuz doesn’t limit herself but will have women’s contemporary fashion updates on this blog..therefore thank you for joining my block….and hope that you will ENJOY been part of the crew. …

Publish Date: 08/29/2010 7:58

http://khukhuzfashion.blogspot.com/2010/08/khukhuz-fashion-contemporary-wear.html

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Get Some of Oprah’s Favorites at The Oprah Store

oprahstore.oprah.com Oprah gives a tour of her store Chicago, IL sotre. Featuring over 900 items, the store’s inventory reflects Oprah’s values. Online customers can shop 24/7 from anywhere in the USA and Canada. The inventory includes women’s and me…

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The Oprah Store Promo Video

Fans of Oprah can now purchase some of her favorite items from her online store. Visit oprahstore.oprah.com and get your hands on items like women’s clothing, African crafts, winter items like cashmere sweaters, cashmere throws and more.

Le Petit Marché – AUGUST | FashionAfrica.com

It is time for yet another Le Petit Marché (LPM); the monthly indoor mini market for anything and everything fashionable and über cool. From clothing to. … Rouge aims not only to provide African women with pieces infused with creativity but to show the rest of the world that Nigeria has talent is truly taking over; we at Rouge have done this by representing Nigeria in fashion weeks and shows in Nigeria and internationally such as Johannesburg fashion weeks. …

Publish Date: 08/25/2010 23:18

http://www.fashionafrica.com/blog/le-petit-marche-%E2%80%93-august/

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Catwalk and couture from post-conflict Sierra Leone

See the original video by Fid Thompson here: www.vjmovement.com

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