Fashion show raises money to increase literacy in Ethiopia

The money will go towards building libraries and gathering print books for children in Ethiopia. Eighty-two different languages are spoken in the country, which makes it difficult for children to learn how... Read more »

Supermodel Liya Kebede Connects Traditional Ethiopian Weavers To New York’s Hottest Boutiques

Lemlem’s high fashion line of handmade clothes is also preserving a way of life in Ethiopia. Fastcompany.com: Liya Kebede isn’t out to build a fashion empire. “As much as I want it... Read more »
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Super Model Liya Kebede for H&M “Wake Up To Spring” Collection (Pictures)

H&M has unveiled a new ad campaign featuring Ethiopian beauty Liya Kebede. The new campaign, called “Wake Up To Spring,” features the model in a tropical beach locale in a range of... Read more »
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Desert Flower Star Liya Kebede Interview

Liya Kebede: A Woman Apart She’s no ordinary model. In the upcoming Desert Flower, the designer and WHO Goodwill Ambassador tells a tale of triumph the world won’t soon forget. Desert Flower... Read more »
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His Majesty Haile Selassie named one of a style icon

The guardian.co.uk of Jeremy Langmead reported one of the famous men’s wear designer website MrPorter.com named the late Ethiopian King His Imperial Majesty Haile Selassie one of the world most stylish men... Read more »
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Fashion and charity go together for former Ethiopian supermodel

(CNN) — In the 1990s Ethiopian supermodel Anna Getaneh walked the runways of Paris and Milan. These days she is putting her flair for fashion to good use, helping deprived children in... Read more »
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CNN profile Amsale Aberra, Dress designer to the stars set for reality TV show ( VIDEO )

This week CNN profile Ethiopian bridal and evening-wear designer Amsale Aberra, whose elegant dresses are a hit with celebrities. (CNN) — For many brides to be, picking out the perfect wedding dress... Read more »

Model Gelila Bekele Interview ( VIDEO) in Amharic

Ethiopian born  an international super Model and Humanitarian Gelila Bekele had an Interview with ETV while she visited her country. Gelila is working with a non profit organization on improving and bringing ... Read more »
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Student designer’s fashion dreams become reality

A young lady dressed in a cheetah-print pullover and a silver-studded denim vest sits down and flashes a simple smile. Outside, the rain is scattered and the wind chilly, but even the... Read more »

Liya Kebede: star of Africa

She was one of the world’s biggest fashion models and the first black face of Estée Lauder. But when Liya Kebede returned home to Ethiopia and saw the chronic problems of maternal... Read more »