african diaspora Archive

Youtube update: Thank you to all readers!

  We sincerely want to thank you for logging on to ABINA Online and following us on social media. We’re proud to call what initially started as a small blog, an international publication focused on African fashion & lifestyle by and for …
Africa fashion Week Amsterdam

Africa Fashion Week Amsterdam returns this summer

Last year Amsterdam, the Netherlands saw a new type of fashion event. This was home to the first ever Africa Fashion Week Amsterdam (AFWA), which consisted of an interactive celebration of fashion, culture, music and talent within the World Fashion Centre, Amsterdam. …

An African City is set for another season

The online hit web series: An African City is set for another season. Founder and director, Nicole Amarteifio kind of whispered to us about it. And last casting call which was placed on their Facebook page confirmed it for us. It is …
Eudoxie

Reasons why we love the lovely Eudoxie

If you type the name Eudoxie in Google, you will most likely receive the news that Ludacris finally proposed to his lovely girlfriend (who is Gabonese by the way). ABINA follows Eudoxie on Instagram and what we love the most about her …

Wear it like Toya Wright in Chen Burkett

I believe that there is something about the craft of New York based designers that use African prints in their collections. There is something about their choice of fabrics and style they bring to the fashion scene, of which I believe make …
Africa fashion Week Amsterdam

Africa Fashion Week Amsterdam just 3 days to go!

After Berlin, Prague, London and Paris, Amsterdam finally has its own African inspired Fashion event: Africa Fashion Week Amsterdam (AFWA 2014). 20 African inspired fashion designers will present their new collections to an international audience in the World Fashion centre on 30 …

Black fashionweek Paris recap TWO

Blackfashionweek was too fantastic to cover in one post. ABINA did not want to leave you bored with a long article, that’s why I chopped it up in pieces. We captured the fashion show, we networked and we also captured the highlights …