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                Madonna Kendona-Sowah & Raffia: Weaving Social Consciousness into Ghanaian Design

                Raffia Ghana Fashion Gift Ideas

                I came across Raffia while going through my Facebook newsfeed a year ago. It wasn’t the fact that the up and coming fashion brand has the same name as one of my favorite cousins, but rather because it – or more specifically, its trademark “batakari” – was so familiar. It represented ‘home’. I reached out …

                  Circumspecte + Wiyaala Concert Ticket Give-Away

                  Wiyaala, Africa’s young lionness and legend in the making will be performing alongside the amazing Djimba World Band at +233 in Accra on September 19, 2015 (tomorrow) – and we’re giving away a free ticket to one lucky reader!   HOW TO ENTER: Follow @Circumspecte_ and @Wiyaala on Twitter Tweet both accounts with your best …

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                      Keeping It Real: On Time, Clarity & Purpose

                      “There are years that ask questions and years that answer.” – Zora Neale Hurston   I came across this Hurston quote recently. For me, it captures various elements I’ve encountered over the past two years: time, rhythm, clarity, purpose, and especially, asking “why?” – a concept author Simon Sinek captures nicely in his book Start …

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