Category Archives: Africa-Forward

ThrowBack With Our Little Black Dress

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“Rule of a Lady – Three words: Little Black Dress.” Taking all the social media norms into account, we all are aware that being a Wednesday, it goes without saying that it is #WednesdayCrushWednesday leaving Thursday to a #throwback. For #TeamAdele, we’ve decided to shake up things a little bit by both crushing on our Little Black Dress that is set to Re-launch soon while at the same time doing a major throwback since its inception and re-invention in the year 2014/2015 Take a good look into your closet. Is there anything in there that you would never take out?…

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Accessory Highlight: Bahati Almaz Choker

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In keeping up with the 90’s theme that has been all the rage for over a year now, is the choker style necklace. The choker has been seen  both on and off catwalks by designers such as Olivier Rousteing of Balmain, Christia Dior just to name a few, taking their versions to the next level. The choker is a simple accessory to upscale your ensemble in different styles from day to evening. It’s easy to see the choker’s appeal: it’s a cool-girl nod to ’90s grunge, it doesn’t interfere with your outfit, it complements everything and it acts like a built-in…

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Tip Corner: How to rock our cowhide & leather clutches

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Hello Adele Team, We trust that your weekend has been nothing short of fabulous.  Monday`s can be a bit daunting for most but I hope that you know we are always here to spice it up. Tip corner is here to wash away your monday blues each fortnight by spoiling you with tips on all matters accessories beginning with how to rock our cowhide and leather clutchs. We hope you enjoy! When you own a massive bag it is very hard as a lady not to throw all your wardrobe, make-up collection, together with other paraphernalia you do not need....
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Woman Crush: Amina Mohammed

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Born on 5 October 1961, Ambassador Amina Mohamed,CBS, CAV, EGH, is a committed international civil servant who has a distinguished career in positions of leadership in both public and foreign service. She is our Woman Crush this week. Amina is the first African to be the chair of the global trade round at the 10th World Trade Organization Ministerial Conference held in Nairobi, (one of the most successful conferences thus far!) Besides being the first woman to have held the position of Foreign Minister (Cabinet Secretary) of Kenya, she was the first woman to have chaired the governing General Council of…

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Woman Crush: Lamic Kirabo

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Hello friends! It is our hope that the new year has so far brought nothing but wonderful things your way! This year, we have decided to start a ‘‘woman crush‘‘ series that we will be having every week. You may all be well conversant with the term ”woman crush wednesday”. Popular by the acronym ‘WCW’, it is an extremely popular internet  hashtag that people use to tag posts about women they admire on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr and other social networks. Our woman crush posts will be going up every Wednesday and they will feature female entrepreneurs from around the continent that we…

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