22 May '13, 2am

The hottest trend on the streets of East London, is authentically African #ethicalfashion

The hottest trend on the streets of East London, is authentically African #ethicalfashion

They’re one of a kind. (No, really.) Eachone of these shirts is made from unique Kanga print, found in Kenya. A new Kanga design is made every other week, and once a pattern runs out it will never be reprinted, meaning that the shirts are incredibly rare and irreplaceable. They look unbelievably cool. Look at them. Now look again. Look back at your own shirt. Now look at these shirts. I think you know what we mean. They’re handmade. Each shirt is put together using hand-operated sewing machines, and made with 100% cotton – meaning they’re meticulously made and incredibly comfy, without compromising on style. (Who knew? Fashion that doesn’t hurt!) They’re handmade by people who really need your help. Whilst we’re frantically rummaging in our wardrobes for something (ANYTHING) to wear, most children in the Kenyan village of Kiteghe have already walked half of thier ten-mile ...

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