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  We catch up with the Colleen Murray Owner and creative director of Lily Label powerhouse as she unpacks some of the secrets to her company’s success. When did the entrepreneur bug bite you? I think I’ve always known I would start my own business, even from a young age, it was a natural progression with both my parents being entrepreneurs. Once I completed my undergrad in fashion, I did my post-grad in entrepreneurship and then proceeded to start Lily. I am a very independent person and pa …

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Africa Fashion International (AFI) Designers Unite

  5 May, Sandton, South Africa. Given the negative impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on businesses, especially SMEs, AFI has partnered with AFI fashion designers to support the most vulnerable workers in this sector and assist the designers with business continuity. The partnership will help fashion designers and their respective employees (i.e. seamstresses and patternmakers), and fabrics distributors, maintain employment by receiving payment for the production of needed public facemask …

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Falke launches their Spring Summer 20 Fashion Collection

  Cape Town, August 2020- Innovative sock specialists, Falke introduces their latest Spring Summer 2020 fashion range. Locally designed and manufactured, the much anticipated collection draws inspiration from a movement of sustainable fashion and showcases yarns that will last longer due to a higher standard and quality. This season’s collection celebrates ‘How Colour Makes Us Feel’ and features an array of colours recognising saturated pastels, retro midtones and new neutrals. The textures …

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Louis Vuitton New Leather Line LV Pont 9

The LV Pont 9 shoulder bag is Louis Vuitton’s latest embodiment of effortless Parisian chic and a symbol of its ongoing commitment to exquisite craftsmanship. Perfect for both everyday and special occasions, this new design takes its name from Paris’ Pont Neuf, the oldest and most celebrated bridge that sits opposite Louis Vuitton’s headquarters in Paris.  It also marks the first release of the House’s new LV Pont 9 leather line. The bag’s refined, rounded design is brought to life in smooth, li …

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Luxury Fashion brands in Kenya you should know

  Kenya is Africa’s 2nd largest luxury market after South Africa according to economic analysts. This has increased competition between rising luxury brands to set up their businesses in the country. As much as international brands are loved, the local luxury fashion is also trending. The local demand for luxury items has increased up recently, enlarging the market for these luxury goods and services, among these being fashion. Here are some of the Kenyan brands on the rise you should get t …

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OKAPI – An African Luxury Brand with Presence

OKAPI – An African Luxury Brand with Presence, Nature Conservative Cautious, Unique and Timeless Luxurious, authentic, bold, energy, artisanal, attention to detail, quality over quantity are just a few words that describe the @OKAPI brand. Produced in Cape Town, South Africa I had the honour of meeting the Brand Ambassador of @Anadia Green at the Rosebank store in Johannesburg. I experienced brand passion, energy, one-on-one brand connect and undivided attention. is an Africa …

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Phenomenal Woman Vanessa O’Donoghie in the Business of Luxury Leather Handbags

Everything you want is on the other side of fear. You must have courage and step into the woman you know you are meant to be. Passionate, loving and motivated are the three words that best describe this very remarkable business woman.  Making small, meaningful and impactful changes in others is what gets her going.  Family is everything to her, she says.  She is married and describes her husband as her rock, her best friend, and her business partner.  Her daughters give her reasons to look forwa …

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