This is a special page article away from food, cooking and recipes about African fashion.
There has been a recent explosion in the growth of African Fashion over the past few years that we felt it was a good time to write an article about this development. The recent article about Positive Role Models Black Women In Business talks about the African identity. The clothes and hair we wear are much to do with this as well as the food we eat. The more we chase European beauty standards the further we move away from our African identity, which we can not ignore. With the rise in African music in Afro-beats we see a rise in African fashion. It is now therefore time to grasp this opportunity to empower yourself. In simple terms why should you think about and act with this information in mind. Read on
So our people not only have to be re-educated to the importance of supporting black business, but the black man himself has to be made aware of the importance of going into business. And once you and I go into business, we own and operate at least the businesses in our community. What we will be doing is developing a situation wherein we will actually be able to create employment for the people in the community. And once you can create some employment in the community where you live it will eliminate the necessity of you and me having to act ignorantly and disgracefully, boycotting and picketing some place else trying to beg him for a job.
Anytime you have to rely upon your enemy for a job you’re in bad shape.
At Your Dinner Parties Wear African
Black women are culturally innovative beings in terms of style, creativity, dignity, intellect and language. Embrace and be inspired by African fashion, in the home, at your dinner parties and in business.
West Africa Cooks is shouting out loud we supports Sapelle. Sapelle are modern African fashion including African print dresses, skirts, tops and attire. They are also have a range of home décor to bring some African elements into your lounge, kitchen or bedroom.
Every month as part of their marketing they are giving away a fantastic prize in their #SeenInSapelle Competition.
August 2015 month it's the gorgeous Vanessa Augris clutch worth £50. Padded, with a fold-over zipped flap, this is a great accessory that's got form and function: it's got plenty of room for all your bits and it looks fabulous too.
Send your picture in your Sapelle piece - whether it's a statement ring, a full outfit, a gift or decor piece - to firstname.lastname@example.org or share on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook, tagging Sapelle with the hashtag #SeenInSapelle.
They'll share your picture on their social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and their mailing list) and enter you into our monthly prize draw.
Enjoy African Clothing By Complimenting And Empowering Each Other
Inspire followers with your style. Get stylish, snapping and sending. Here are some of the clothes you can now purchase online. Whether you are in New York, California or Texas shop now and have the order delivered to your door. Remember save money with online shopping. Look out for Special Offers and Product Promotions.
African Clothing (US Only)
Search and shop online, find everything you love about African designed clothes, these can be delivered to your door (US).
African Clothing By Sapelle (UK Only)
Check out Sapelle Fashion or click on the links below.