Interview of Daphne Kasambala, CEO of Sapelle, an African fashion brand based in London.
Recently, the article on Boxers Braids in French Magazine, “Paulette” , had made react some readers, outraged that we can say that cornrows were created by boxers, simply hiding their African history. And what a surprise to see that among… Continue Reading
On the opposite to some african hairdressers working mechanically, Nadeen Mateky is one of those rare hair designers who managed to elevate african hairstyling to art.
African hair threading consists of wrapping sectioned hair in black thread. It is highly developed in South Nigeria.
Ojheikhere is regarded as one of the greatest 20th century African photographers, he earned international acclaim through his Hairstyle series; a personal project that he did for over 40 years showing Nigerian traditional hairstyles.
The Oscars ceremony will be held on February 28 in the US. This ceremony aims to reward “excellence in the cinema industry” and yet, numerous protests are being held regarding the absence of black actors nominated. Finding a job in Hollywood is not easy for them, the movie… Continue Reading