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THE BEST OF DENIM !

If you’re like most women, you rely on jeans as a staple in your wardrobe. You’ve probably already imagined a few different ways to wear your favorite jeans and denim separates, from casual weekend outfits to dressier looks you can wear to work,  or going out with friends. Sometimes, though, we all need a little help to create new outfits with our denim standbys.

With that in mind, we’ve put together this ultimate  denim guide to help you find your favorite jean styles:

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Aisse’ N’Diaye Uses Her Faith, Creativity and African History To Build Her Brand

Aïssé N’Diaye, Is the creator of the brand Afrikanista.
Afrikanista is a brand that was ounded in 2014. It is a line of T-shirts, sweatshirts and accessories that pays tribute to her parents and to the older generations of Africans (especially sub-Saharan in West Africa). The idea of ​​launching the brand sprouted little by little in my head. This is how the picture of my mother became the thread of Afrikanista.
The concept of the brand revolves around four themes: the African photographs which are in Aisse’’s opinion a legacy that every family has at home, African proverbs because beyond their figurative meaning hides very often a morality on the life and our relations as human beings, but also the slogans because through Afrikanista, she also ask questions to identity in the place of immigration into French society. Egyptian hieroglyphs because she passionate about Egyptian civilization since the age of 11; and also because it’s part of African history. Moreover, the logo of the brand, which is a hieroglyph is a nod to this passion. And lastly the FUNKY DIVA epaulets that connote a confident woman in her and her style, at once independent, audacious, who knows where she comes from and where she is going.
Afrikanista is an extension of Aisse’, and is part of her ourney in her quest to find her identity. She shares a portion of herself that has developed her faith and how its importance in her life has grown her as an individual.

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Fashion Stylist Kanayo Ebi Discusses How She Continues To Build Her Brand While Building Her Faith

Kanayo Ebi, Wardrobe Stylist to Angela Simmons and creator of Kach It Project a platform created  in partnership with PopUp Africa curating international pop up events showcasing designers in Europe and Africa. Kanayo shared how her faith has allowed her the opportunity to remain a relevant force in the fashion world.

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Afrikrea, sell & buy « Made Of Africa » from all over the world

 

Afrikrea is the new website you are going to fall in love with. Launched in 2016 by Moulaye and Kadry, two former executives now settled in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, it is an online platform dedicated to buying, selling and discovering African products all around the world.

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Victorine Sarr Is Making Her Mark in the Beauty Industry And Giving Insight On How Her Faith Propelled Her Towards It.

 Victorine Sarr,  is a marketer by profession and has worked for companies such as Apple and L’oreal before taking a leap of faith and decided to become an entrepreneur.
Victorine was  selected among 500 young African leaders by Former  President Barack  Obama’s initiative The Mandela Washington Fellowship. That was  the boost she needed to branch out and launch her company. Lyvv Cosmetics is a beauty company with a focus soley for  women of color. As of  today on the market they have  products related to lips such as lipsticks,  lipstains and lipglosses  apart from having a wide range market in the US they also have  representations in Senegal, South Africa and Ghana. Victorine sat with Herfaith to share how her faith has helped her to sustain herself within the beauty industry.

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Irene Major’s Faith Is Re- Shaping Tradition

We have spotlighted a few amazing celebrities who are shaping our world. Irene Major is one whose fearlessness caught our attention for two reasons. One as an African woman she is taking a stand that goes against tradition and a stand that many would be too afraid to address. Not only is she speaking about LGBT abuse, discrimination and the killings we’ve all read about she is working to pass legislation through awareness.

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