Designers for Darfur

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New York Fashion Week Fall 2007 is finally over. Two observations stand out which are the eco-friendly and charity themes. ECO-FRIENDLY/GREEN TREND: Green, eco-friendly fashions seem to be the theme …

Marc Jacobs Knockoff?

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“Copy, copy!” is the term some Africans use to refer to those who lack creativity, originality and believe they should steal other people’s work. The “Copy, copy” person and concept …

Are Skinny African Models Doomed?

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The debate over the “super-skinny” model has been so hot it’s reached a boiling point. As of this week, Africa, particularly South Africa, jumped on the bandwagon by banning “super-skinny,” …

Skin Care Please, no Bleach.

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What African beauty brands come to mind when you think skin care? For the African Ladybrille reader, your answer better not be “Lux”, “Venus De Milo” or “The bleaching creams …