Fashion and Spirituality in Senegal’s Baye Fall

Sufism is mystical branch of Islam centered on the idea of experiencing the love of God or “Truth,” and forming a profound inner relationship with the divine.  For centuries, the Sufi order has excited and bewildered those who have come in contact with it – not only for its culture of song, rhythm, hermeticism and…

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Made in Ghana: Fashion Designer Launches Ethically-Made Luxury Accessories

A A K S produces raffia bags handmade by a women’s cooperative in Bolgatanga, northern Ghana. The brand produces luxurious handmade accessories using ethical processes and age-old craft traditions, are not often seen beyond the borders ofGhana. However Ghanaian Fashion designer Akosua Afriyie-Kumi wants the world to see how luxury and quality can grow from traditional…

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A Coffee Shop Made With Shipping Containers in South Africa

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