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Beautiful African Women Featured in Pictures

Women from Africa have always had a unique charm. Most of these women have strong, able bodies and features, as though it was a gift from the goddess of hunting, Artemis herself. There are many women from the African continent who have redefined the term ‘beautiful’. So, without further ado, I present to you in pictures  some of the most beautiful African women. One of the most dangerous countries in the world , rightly , considered Somalia – a country which is on the north-eastern part of Africa . In…

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Why the Trend for African Inspired Prints and Jewelry in American and European Fashion Should Be Welcomed

Over the past few years, if you follow global fashion or the things American celebrities are wearing, it has become clear that a trend towards prints inspired by traditional African dress has been emerging in America and Europe – and not just among people of African descent. If you look at the latest ranges by leading US online clothing retailers like lotusboutique.com, it is easy to see where some of the prints used in women’s dresses aimed at the American and European market have drawn their vibrant look and feel from the style of dress African women have been wearing as a traditional style for many decades. In jewelry, African inspired beading and metal pieces have also become quite popular for mainstream wear in these markets

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Staying Safe When Painting Your Car

A car is usually one of the biggest investments you will make in your life time. It is a source of pride, an outward display of your success, and it may even be an example of something you take joy in maintaining and improving. This may be as simple as keeping it clean and clutter free, but to some it is a project, something they modify, improve and change to be a reflection of themselves. This may be by adding modifications, improving the engine or by repainting. When repainting your…

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Swaziland:The Incwala Festival Is upon us

Heralding the New Year, Incwala, also known as the ‘Festival of First Fruits’ is one of the biggest and most spectacular events in Africa. For the Swazi people it is an important religious ritual, a fertility ceremony designed to both prepare for the coming year and serve as a symbolic renewal of the monarchy. The ‘little Incwala’ began on 22 December.

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