Made in Africa – Fashion Brands Embracing African Manufacturing
Countries at the forefront of made in Africa is Tunisia and Morocco. The close proximity to Europe gives these countries a particular advantage. Morocco is celebrated for its colorful print fabrics and sustainability has been recognized as an important growth factor for the country.
Lemlem (seen here) is a stand-out brand worth supporting for its ethical support of artisans in Ethiopia and Kenya.
Read on to find some made in Africa brands worth supporting.
Lemlem is the ethical women's clothing label started by supermodel Liya Kebede. Made of handwoven cotton by artisans in her native Africa.
Made In: Morocco
Solid & Striped swimwear is known for its classic, almost retro appeal. Made for an active lifestyle and worn Gigi Hadid and Taylor Swift no less.
Made In: North Africa
Paco Rabanne is a French fashion house known for using metals, plastics and unconventional materials for its original contemporary range.
Made In: Tunisia
Charo Ruiz is a Spanish designer who creates beautifully breezy and feminine cover-ups inspired by her home Ibiza.
MAISONLEJABY is a century-old French fashion house creating premium lingerie. Elegant French lace and embroidery is the brand's signature.
Simone Perele is a French label making size-inclusive lingerie and sleepwear. Silk and sheer lace makes their range particularly sensual.