Being Authentic in the Fashion World

Need a Photoshoot for your brand? Consider doing it yourself

Adele Dejak africa jewelry

Need a Photoshoot for your brand? Consider doing it yourself

Our Creative director AD considers herself extremely lucky to have a background in typographic design and photography from the prestigious London College of Communication that has helped her tremendously from the get-go, to create a distinctive recognizable aesthetic to her African handcrafted jewellery brand. AD has always been a huge fan of the Swiss typographic movement notably Josef Müller-Brockmann, who has been influential in her graphic designs. In terms of photography Sebastião Salgado, Malick Sidibé and other internationally acclaimed photographers have played a vital role in inspiring her craft. Always passionate about high contrast images, this love was soon to be translated into her photography not...

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The Art of Accessorizing According to our PR Exec

Adele Dejak africa jewelry

The Art of Accessorizing According to our PR Exec

Nothing screams stylish and put together like a well-accessorized outfit! It’s important to understand the art of accessorizing. That’s right it’s an ART. Personally, the bolder the better. Delightfully sophisticated and edgy is my vibe. I especially love African neckpieces. They’re perfect, and I sort of hoard them. My growing collection feels like a safe investment–I figure if as they’ve stayed looking this good for this long, they are probably timeless. Always Dress for the occasion A great way to make sure you look your best is dressing for the occasion and the same goes for accessorizing. So whether he’s...

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Being Authentic in the Fashion World

Adele Dejak

Being Authentic in the Fashion World

Being Authentic in the Fashion World   Fashion is a way to express our individuality.  Diversity makes fashion beautiful and inspirational. However, with the glitz and glamour that comes with fashion, it’s difficult for women to avoid imitation. As a woman looking for an original reinvention of your traditional adornment culture, you’ll be forced to look even harder the world over for something that will make you look unique and stand out.   Selfies are on the rise, and it’s easy to spot young women taking photos copying their favourite fashion icons. Our love for trends also leads us to...

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Faith Collection 2019

Adele Dejak

Faith Collection 2019

Happy New Year! We are so excited about the new decade, but before we get too far into 2020 let’s fill you in on our most recent jewellery collection launched in 2019. Second to the Love Collection, the Faith Collection that was launched late last year is a visual representation and creative interpretation of hope, trust, and things we hope for as a brand. The inspiration of the Faith collection was a literal and figurative interpreted of things hoped for and the evidence of things we can’t see translated into unique jewellery designs. This collection gets its inspiration from Africa’s qualities...

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Let’s Catch Up On 2019

Adele Dejak

Let’s Catch Up On 2019

We have been missing in action for the better half of the year (and we are sorry) but as we near the end we felt it necessary to touch base on the year that has been starting with the events that made a mark in 2019. Fashion is continually evolving, and this has seen the need for different stakeholders to come up with events that bring together fashion enthusiasts and retailers. With 2019 fast coming to an end, we have to admit that a lot has happened in the fashion world. Coterie Back in February, Adele had the chance to...

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