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On a Lagos afternoon, a group of young people are having an intense learning session at the Urban Fashion Lab. The class size is small which makes it perfect because every participant can maximize the learning opportunity and not get lost in the crowd. The instructors can engage every participant most effectively. The class is also small because there is a basic level of skill needed; every participant in this class is already a tailor. They are driven by an aspiration to do better than the average Nigerian tailor. Nigeria’s fashion industry is large and still largely untapped. It is...

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Fashion has always been the passion for co-founders of the Kinabuti Fashion Initiative, Caterina Bortolussi and Francesca Rosset. Rerouting their creative energies from the fashion label Kinabuti, the ladies have created other projects where fashion mingles with social entrepreneurship to transform and empower youth. One of such projects is the Urban Fashion Lab. The Urban Fashion Lab Idea was birthed in 2016 to meet a direct need- actually, to meet a set of needs. The intention is for the lab to provide fashion accessories and serve as a reliable network for quality materials in the Lagos fashion and hospitality industry....

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It is  here!!! It is bigger!!! It is better!!! This year, Dare2Dream talent-hunt and youth empowerment platform whose mission is to channel young creative talents into entrepreneurship is rolling out the 5th Season of this amazing event. Guess what? It is coming to more cities and with more categories, which makes many more Dreamers.For the first time, the Dare2Dream train is departing this June visiting not 3 but 5 universities. The campus tour dates are:University of Jos, 27th - 29th June 2018 at the Multi-purpose auditorium, main campus;University of Port Harcourt, 2nd – 4th July 2018 at the New Crab...

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Kinabuti was invited to speak on a round table discussion at the first edition of the Sustainable Economy Forum . This was a two day discussion with entrepreneurs, economists, policy-makers, intellectuals, researchers, artists and social players of Italian and the international civil society.                                                                                               This conference was launched by the San Patrignano Community and Confindustria. It...

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As Kinabuti, the ethical fashion label wraps up Dare2Dream Season 4 with the trip to Zurich, the Dare2Dreamers made up of Promise Agbor, Ini Iniama, Josephine Eno, keep reliving their days in Zurich as an experience sure to last a life time. The Energy Fashion Night Zurich, which took place on the 5th May, 2018 at the HALLENSTADION ZÜRICH, saw the Dare2Dreamers fly to Zurich via KLM to attend the Energy Fashion Night, arriving Zurich on the 3rd of May, 2018. On arrival, they were amazed at the uniqueness of the city and kept making notes of things to implement on arrival back...

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