Adele Dejak at the Coterie

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We are now counting down just hours to our showcase at the Coterie. From the 18th of September, Adele Dejak will be at the Javits Centre in New York City, for the Coterie trade fair. Coterie is a premier global marketplace that bridges women’s apparel and accessories designers to the international ‘Who’s Who’ of Retailers. Coterie builds exclusive shopping experiences from the ground up so that designers and buyers can create a synergy that fuels their businesses. It is a platform for generating revenue and inspiring trends. Thanks to SheTrades ITC Initiative, Adele Dejak is one of the select few…

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The Noir Lover and KOBO

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Greetings Noir Lover! It is our hope that your are staying delightfully fashionable this season. Here at the Adele Dejak headquarters, we are keeping busy whilst being entirely grateful that our Noir Lover campaign is running even better than expected. This week, we are back to describing the essence of the Noir Lover. Last time we talked about Sustainability and today we focus on KOBO. You may be familiar with KOBO, our diffusion line. KOBO was launched in November last year and has proven to be a major success. The word KOBO refers to the Nigerian currency, ie. about one cent of…

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Noir Lover in paris Recap

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Hello Noir Lover! As you know the past couple of days have been spent in Paris, and what an invigorating time it has been here! We touched base at the Maison & Objet trade fair, from the 2nd to the 6th of September, and this turned out to be quite the success story. We showcased some of our most popular pieces and received the most positive responses from the event attendees.   We were privileged to meet some of the best fashion and art brands from around the globe. In particular, we were quite taken by AAKS Handcrafted of Ghana, Diallo designs…

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Adele Dejak at Maison & Objet

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Greetings Team Adele! Once again our Noir Lover adventures have landed us somewhere exciting. This time we are in Paris! We are here for an international trade show called Maison & Objet. Maison & Objet is a professional trade fair that brings together fashion designers, interior designers, architects and buyers all under one roof. Each year, Maison & Objet has been carrying out editions in Asia (Singapore), America (Miami Beach) and most recently an expansion into Paris. Thanks to the facilitation by Design Network Africa, Adele Dejak will be exhibiting at the show everyday between the 2nd and the 6th of…

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Noir Lover in London Recap

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Hello readers! Our showcase at the Sulger-Buel Lovell gallery this past Tuesday was phenomenal! The London team extended us such a warm welcome and were all such gracious hosts. The event took off at 6.30p.m. and ran till about 11.30p.m. The most exquisite drinks were served, accompanied by delicious canapés while everyone had a chance to move around the gallery interacting with each other and with our pieces. We had a wonderful time interacting one on one with our London followers and making new connections. Have a look at the happenings of the night:             We would like to thank the…

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Adele Dejak at the Sulger-Buel Lovell Gallery

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We have safely landed in London! Our first stop for our Noir Lover campaign is London for a showcase at the Sulger-Buel Lovell Gallery. The Sulger-Buel Lovell gallery, based in London and Cape Town, is one that is focused on exhibiting significant, established and emerging African talents. Tomorrow, Tuesday the 30th of August we will be at the gallery to showcase our collections, both old and new. The showcase promises to be a unique experience. If you are in London, be sure to drop by the gallery. Drinks and canapés will follow the presentation. You will also have the opportunity to…

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Noir Lover & Sustainable Fashion

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Hello team Adele! Our Noir Lover campaign is running really well so far. In the next couple of weeks, we will be describing the essence of the Noir Lover. The Noir Lover style, the brands the Noir Lover indulges in, the things the Noir Lover likes and loves and many more. Today we focus on Sustainable fashion. Sustainable fashion refers to a product that is created and produced with consideration to the environment and the social impact it may have throughout its total life span. It involves the design processes, sourcing of material and the manufacturing of all your fashionable items which…

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Noir Lover in Nairobi

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Greetings Team Adele! It is our hope you are doing well. Here at the AD headquarters, we are excited for the upcoming couple of weeks. Why? We will be making some trips to attend a few events and fairs globally. These events are to showcase the brand and also to be a representation of other African luxury fashion brands to the global market. Each week, we will be making a surprise announcement of the country we will be stopping over at and what we will be up to. Stay tuned on our journey that we have dubbed ‘Noir Lover’. Join our…

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Brass and Aluminium Care

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Happy new week team Adele! As you know, most of our accessories are made from recyclable brass and aluminium and one of the most common questions we get asked by our clients, is how to clean and polish their brass and aluminium accessories. This is a quick post just to enlighten you on how you can go about ensuring your Adele Dejak pieces maintain their sheen. BRASS: 
Brass is an alloy of copper and zinc and will naturally tarnish when exposed to oxygen. Some people like the patina of tarnished brass and the tarnish is actually a protective layer for…

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Fashion Friday Recap

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Happy new week Team Adele! We are still recuperating from the eventful weekend that was. We had our show at the Brew Bistro on friday night, themed Noir Lover, and it was a great success! We had a great team of models to work with, a super-talented makeup artist, Rose, and of course the Brew Bistro team who did their best to ensure we were comfortable. Thank you all for the great turn out and even greater support. See below the Noir Lover narrative in the form of pictures >>                   PS/- All items…

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