Habesha Kemis: The age-old holiday attire

On the 13th month of the Ethiopian calendar, the very last Saturday of the 2011 EC,…

When the hair is more than just hair

  Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – The Ethio Telecom office in the Gurd Shola area is crowded…

Ethiopian traditional designs, the new big thing

Whether as dazzling couture on Addis Ababa catwalk or as an imprinted tribal cloth, the exclusive…

Couture With Conscience

Ethiopian fashion designer Hiwot Gashaw changes lives through high style. Since launching her own custom-made clothing…

The struggle in the Ethiopian modeling business

Ethiopian women have been categorized as among the most beautiful women in Africa. They have a…

Designer Profile: Fikirte Addis

Fikirte Addis, the young emerging Designer from Addis Ababa creates cultural everyday wear in Ethiopia. Fikirte…

Designer of the Week: Amsale

By Kelly Massicot Personal experiences and the inability to find a simple and refined gown to…

Talking the business of fashion with Ethiopian designer

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – Ethiopian craftsmanship is perhaps best displayed by the country’s traditional clothing that…

Hub of Africa’s Bumpy Fashion Week

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – On Thursday October 23, 2014, the third Hub of Africa Fashion Week…