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Vogue Black Launches

April 24, 2010

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Vogue Italia has launched Vogue Black, a channel exclusively for content featuring all things black and fashionable. It seems like it has received mixed results, with people wondering why Vogue has decided to make a separate channel for Black content. Perhaps it a question of economies of scale, if Vogue Black  can be a credible […]

Too Haute To Handle: Kinée Diouf

April 22, 2010

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After only recently discovering Dutch photographer Viviane Sassen, I am doubling over to see the Februrary 2010 Numéro fashion spread, Terre de Sienne, with Senegelese model and stunner Kinée Diouf. It is not surprising that Lanvin designer Alber Elbaz has been championing her since the Spring 2007 collections

Africa Is The Future

April 20, 2010

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Genius can be born in the most innocuous of moments. Whilst catching a flight from Brazzaville to Paris, Nicolas Premier of Franco-Congolese origins, decided to print a set of 30 t-shirts with the propaganda style slogan, AFRICA IS THE FUTURE. Nine years later the brand is still going and is operated together with Damon Shuman by Little Cleaver.

Arte Africano: Coming To A News Stand Near You!

April 19, 2010

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When I happened to stumble upon the publication Pop'Africana online, I have say I was really pleased, like I had lucked out and found another little treasure. Here is why...