Questions about fashion

Here at Ethnic Supplies, ending poverty is about job creation in order that African women can achieve financial independence. To that end I promote and sell the work of women that produce fashion accessories , art and crafts. The products are all handmade from natural or recycled materials. I have recently found myself in deep thought as to how much the public understand … [Read more...]

100 Years of International Women’s Day- Eugenie’s story


Happy 100th International Women's Day This is the last in the series celebrating our superfine fine ladies. We were in Madagascar yesterday where we met the lovely Henriette and we remain there today to meet Eugenie. Eugenie is the co-ordinator of  Ny Tanintsika Silk project in Madagascar as recently featured on BBC2 in ATTENBOROUGH AND THE GIANT EGG.  The project … [Read more...]

100 years of International Women’s day- Flotea’s Story

Africa Tote Bag

On Tuesday 8th March 2011 the world will mark 100 years of International Women Day and we are bringing you the personal stories of the women that make Ethnic Supplies tick! yesterday we heard about Sabina an internally displaced refugee from Northern Uganda Today we are in Tanzania  to introduce you to Flotea Masawe> Flotea is an amazing woman who left school at a very … [Read more...]