Ladybrille Exclusive: Jen Deiner Issues Statement Regarding Zimbabwe Fashion Week Dispute #FashionLaw

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Zimbabwe Fashion Week kicks off this Thursday. However, amidst the frenzy of fashion week, has been a different frenzy, that of negative publicity and statements regarding the credibility of the event. The founder of Zimbabwe Fashion Week, an ex-fashon model herself, was accused of starving models, not paying her third party vendors, among other claims. Ladybrille has been a long … Read More

Zimbabwe Fashion Week and Founder Priscilla Chigariro-Gessen in Controversy Over Contract Disputes

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THE Zimbabwe Fashion Week (ZFW) has been hit with fresh controversy after a South African company contracted to produce the fashion extravaganza suddenly quit, citing contractual disagreements with ZFW founder. ZFW was founded by Priscilla Chigariro-Gessen in 2009 and is touted as the country’s premier fashion event. Its main purpose is to provide a platform for Zimbabwean designers to showcase … Read More

Zimbabwe Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2013: Best Looks from Zuvva Chimanye #Africanfashion

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Zimbabwe Fashion Week 2012 Zuvva by Joyce Chimanye 2

“Zuvva (which means Sun in Shona) was created by Zimbabwean designer Joyce Nyasha Chimanye in 1994. Joyce Nyasha Chimanye studied at the Southern African Academy of Clothing Technology in Cape Town, South Africa, worked for 3 leading garment manufacturers in Harare before branching out on her own. Fashion is not Joyce’s only passion. In 2002, Joyce co- founded an HIV … Read More