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LFW F.U.S.E Fashion Show SS16

LFW F.U.S.E Fashion Show SS16
Planetfem attended the LFW F.U.S.E show in the grand ballroom of the prestigious Montcalm Hotel, on Sunday 20th September. This was a night of fabulous celebration of SS16 collections from a selection of British ...
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Snakebite Anti-venom Crisis to Hit Africa

Snakebite Anti-venom Crisis to Hit Africa
Rural Africa is about to run out of one of their most commonly needed and used stockpiles: snakebite anti-venom. According to Nature.com the continent is about to run out of its antivenom supplies which are used ...
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The History Of Ankara and Kente

The History Of Ankara and Kente
We love Ankara, don’t we folks? Vibrant and colourful, the wearer will always stand out in a crowd as undeniably, beautifully African. And it is these properties which are synonymous with modern African fashion. ...
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All Things Ankara (Washington, D.C)

All Things Ankara (Washington, D.C)
If you like Ankara, that vibrant, colourful iconic African material, you must check out the All Things Ankara Fashion Week and clothing brand, too. All Things Ankara Fashion Week is a series of fashion events that aims ...
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London Fashion Week SS16: Highlights

London Fashion Week SS16: Highlights
According to the editor-in-chief of Vogue, Alexandra Shulman, you don’t get the established talent in fashion without helping the emerging talent. And the British Fashion Council agrees with her which is why this ...
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African Music: Baloji (Congo)

African Music: Baloji (Congo)
Baloji – poet, composer-lyricist/beatmaker, scriptwriter, actor and performer, video artist and stylist. A creative African bomb. Baloji is the Congo’s answer to Prince. He walks, talks, breathes – no ...
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