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Fashion w/t limits:DurbanJuly

Published July 10, 2012 by aquahlekkergarla

Durban July is an event organised by Vodacom(a cellphone network service provider in SouthAfrica).In this day fashion is expressed without limitation,your creativity is just allowed to go all the way,you can go as far as designing a dress with leaves,grocery plastic bags,plate numbers,horns,grass just whatever you find is appreciated.It takes place at Durban,SouthAfrica,all roads were facing Durban this past weekend as people were flocking to this big city.This big day is an opportunity to let your hair down and show off your creativity in an eye-catching outfit for the big day. Based on the year’s theme ofcorse, racegoers are encouraged to put together garments for raceday that add to the special occasion. The competitive-minded designers enter the raceday competitions, and the edgy and daring are showcased in the Avant Garde raceday competition.There is horse racing,betting,food,fashion,musicand just everything.Its actually one of the biggest events in Africa attended by people from all over the world….i was more interested in the fashion part….just too much hey…..check out creativity meets fashion….

source:durbanjuly.co.za

 


Gaborone,Botswana Fashion event

Published June 27, 2012 by aquahlekkergarla

Fashion has seriously struck hard the Land of Africa,the annual fashion event titled GABORONE FASHION WEEKEND has already struck the fashion loving people around africa’s ears as we are just a month away to it.Iam so excited i cannot wait so let me just show you some of the pictures from last year’s event,it featured the likes of New York’s Indashio Batory of  INDASHIO INTERNATIONAL,YAYA Dacosta,Koketso,Sessilee Lopez,Kaone Kario (the winner of face of africa from Botswana) and etc…The outsfits were stunning..different kinds of textures, too much color,both African and eastern inspired..the models were rocking the runway like nobody’s BS (Business in case you dont know lol),lights every where the set up is just too beautiful and theres always a sale…Let the pictures prove it..It was happening….Indashio Batory himself in the bushmen traditional clothing…very nice…be on the look out of this year’s GABORONE fashion weekend….we talking food..fashion…music…sales…jewellery…crafts and more…

Beautiful colours 🙂

MORE AND MORE AND MORE FUN……

xoxoxo

African Inspired

Published June 19, 2012 by aquahlekkergarla

“You are joined together with peace through the spirit.So make every effort to continue together in this way”(Ephesians 4:2-3)..i just felt like sharing a qoute with you my beloved people…moving on i just want to share some of my favourite African inspired hand made jewellery and clothing by Lady Jasmine an African-American talented lady who loves Africa and i think she must come stay with me lol..I will inteview her in one of the up coming posts so that we know more about her,now lets see her work..i love her because she is my age,vibrant and very creative and works hard at her work and her designs are unique…you can check them in their online shop http://wildchilddzigns.myshopify.com and purchase these beaufiful pieces andthey are in tumblr too  http://wildchilddzigns.tumblr.com,they are on facebook http://www.facebook.com/WildChildDzigns too…trust me you wont regret it,these are durable,beautiful,hand crafted in African way..:)

African map earings

African print coat and a ringlots and lots of earings made of wool and wood

earings made of wool

a very nice wooden ring

Beautiful African child with wooden earings

woolen bag,colorsful beaded bracelet,wooden bracelet and i so heart this woolen scarf

oooh check these colorful jewellery,earings,neck ieces and bracelets

painted wooden bracelet,love this top like scarf its so stylish and this guy’s neck pieces are the ish

the matching woolen earings and the neck piece

check the neck piece,the ring and the bracelets…too cute

mmmh i love this

This is too royal..very beautiful

This bag is too cute

nice….

AFRICA MY PRIDE….JASMINE MY BEST DESIGNER…:)

xoxoxo