Nigerian-born jewellery designer Adele Dejak began her career in typographic design in England and Italy before moving to Nairobi in 2005 to pursue accessory design. Captivated by the natural beauty of horn, she began experimenting with the material, using different techniques to create sculptural fashion accessories.
Matsidiso Shoes is inspired by the beautiful diversity of pan-African cultures and uses vibrant colours and textures to meld them into their shoe designs in a modern way. Their handcrafted shoes are designed by founder and creative director, Jinae Heyns and is run in partnership with her husband, Christiaan Heyns. The shoes are produced by a heritage family-run factory, with 20 years in the shoe manufacturing industry behind it, and its primary background in dancewear and dance footwear.
The Wuman Brand
Raised and based in Lagos, Nigeria, Artist Ekwerike Chukwuma is on a quest for self identity and meaning of life while in dialogue with environment, birth, relationships, societal definitions and cultural roots.