Lily Alfonso’s advice to women looking to start up is priceless

Lily Alfonso is a top Malawian fashion designer.  She started her company by making clothes for friends and family and now she has grown it into one of the biggest fashion brands in Malawi. She has also been awarded Fashion Designer of the year and her advice to other women looking to start up is priceless. You should read […]

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Adhiambo Mula-Lauwers is making sandals, way different from what you are used to

Adhiambo Mula-Lauwers is the CEO of Galago a footwear brand with a difference. Her company not only celebrates African aesthetic but they embrace the traditional techniques and craftsmanship Africa is known for. She is a fashion entrepreneur with a difference and is building a footwear empire that is customer centric. The company uses craft, talent […]

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Kendi Sapepa is living fiercely and pursuing purpose

Kendi’s love for chic, feminine and classic designs led her to start her own fashion label, Barbara McKenzie and three years after inception, the brand is doing quite well and it has been worn by South African stars at the SAFTAs, the South African Film and Television Awards. Barbara McKenzie fashion company offers specialized services like […]

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10 Questions with the #LadyBoss Kene Rapu – “I have always had a fervent passion for fashion and the growth of the Nigerian fashion industry.”

Our lady boss today, Kene Rapu, is a young woman determined to play a part in the growth of the Nigerian fashion industry. Her great love for fashion inspired her to begin the eponymous footwear brand, Kene Rapu which has grown into a recognizable brand since it was launched five years ago. Kene Rapu shares […]

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#LLAInterview – “Being a female entrepreneur has taught me to always expect and focus on the positive.” Alexandria Alli, Creative Designer

It’s the month of fashion at LLA and we’re delighted we had the opportunity to chat with Alexandra Alli, a trailblazing fashion entrepreneur. Alexandria Alli started her brand from scratch and today, her bags are retailed in over 100 stores. She shares the secrets to her success in our interview with her. Who is Alexandria […]

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