Tag Archives: Ethiopia

Ethiopian artist gives Beyoncé a splash of African colour

Wherever she goes, Beyoncé courts controversy. Most of it is caused by the way this strong, successful black woman favours long, straight, light coloured hair – and the fact that companies like L’Oreal and Clairol have a long history of lightening models when post-processing images. So what happens when digital manipulation is …

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Our Afrobeats Top 10 Resident DJ Felix Nashito

This site was launched as Africa Fashion Plus, where the plus allows us to be inspired by art, drama, food and music. With Afrobeats becoming ever more popular on a global scale, we approached DJ Felix Nashito about creating and sharing a series of cool mixes with the Africa Fashion audience. Luckily, …

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Addis Ababa to host annual design event in December

With an impressive history as a trading hub, Ethiopia’s recent history has been coloured by repeated droughts and territorial issues with Eritrea and Somalia. As the world’s demand for coffee continually increases, Ethiopia is set for continued economic expansion – and what better way to celebrate than with an annual exhibition …

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