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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 …

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 recap

Last weekend was time for the first edition of Africa fashion Week Amsterdam (AFWA), which took place in the World Fashion Centre. The three day fashion event was a pleasant experience of African fashion showcase from various designers who each brought their …

Congratulations: Uzuri Couture wins again

Right when we thought that Uzuri Coutoure had won an amazing price by winning the Music and fashion battle (MAFB) ending of last year. We were wrong. She actually won herself a place in the finals. The MAFB finals, which took place …