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LABOUR DAY:MEET OUR DEDICATED ARTISANS

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Dear Team Adele, we hope you are enjoying your day wherever you are and celebrating Labour day with all its glory. To kindly remind you, Labour day is  an annual holiday that celebrates the achievements of workers.  Essentially, it was intended to be an annual national tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of the country. However, the entire world now celebrates workers. This Labour day, we want you to join us in  celebrating our very own artisans who dedicate their talents and time each and every work day to beautifully hand craft your jewelry pieces and bags. If…

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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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A Sale Just For You!

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Hello Adele nation! We open our bag of goodies for 2017 with our February general sale just for you! We want to begin this month with a bang! As we mentioned in this year’s first blog post, 2017 will be a year full of amazing surprises. Therefore, for those of you who missed out on our sale during the Christmas season, keep calm and enjoy this month’s amazing deals. At our village market shop, grab our fabulous statement pieces, with discounts as high as 50% off selected lines. On offer, we have products ranging from earrings, to bracelets, to rings, necklaces and…

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Mireia Lalaguna adorns Adele Dejak

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Did you know the reigning miss world Mireia Lalaguna has been in Kenya? The Spanish beauty queen jetted into the country on Monday evening and will be here for a four day stay in which she will be visiting local programs run by Smile Train. Smile train is the worlds largest cleft lip charity. Mireia will also be awarding former Miss World Kenya 2014 Idah Nguma, Sh1 million prize to benefit Smile Train. Mireia truly embodies the definition of beauty with a purpose. We were super-duper excited when we received a call from Brand Kenya Board, requesting us to adorn Mireia with…

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My recent road trip to Maai Mahiu

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On Tuesday, January 26th 2016, I went on a road trip to Maai Mahiu in the Rift Valley, with my nephew Ludovico, to visit a group of Cucu’s (Grandmothers) working under the umbrella of CTC International (Comfort the Children) within a program known as Grandparents Against Poverty and HIV/Aids (GAPA). CTC International aims to empower these Cucu’s, who are taking care of orphaned and vulnerable children, to lift themselves from poverty through the GAPA project by initiating income generating activities for them and ultimately mitigating poverty and HIV/Aids within their community. The income generating activities include; liquid soap making, mat…

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Throwback /// African designers, Design Network Africa (Part 2)

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African designers, Design Network Africa. We trust that you’ve had a beautiful week. It’s been lovely at Adele Dejak international, working hard to ensure that we get these lovely statement pieces to make you stand out. As we mentioned in our post last week, we continue highlighting the amazing African designers that our being at the Design African Network has enabled us interact with. This week we share two of these designers Cheick Diallo Born in Mali and to an architect, Cheick Diallo went to the School of Architecture in Rouen (France) to become and architect. He later on studied design at ENSCI…

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