Africa is full of beautiful places, talented humans and blessed with more than a thousand cultures! And because of all those reasons and more, this week, we went strolling on Instagram and decided (with a little help from @theartxsoul) to pick up a few African accounts that broadcast and curate the African lifestyle. Whether in the fields of fashion, photography, cinema or gastronomy, these accounts will make you discover or rediscover African lifestyle. Here is our top 5:
A Cameroonian lifestyle account which is specialized in broadcasting content created by other Cameroonians and other africans.
Afriquette is described as “an online journal documenting the people, moments, movements and feelings that shape today’s Africa and its diaspora”.
Afrodysee is the African trends market which takes place every spring in Geneva (Switzerland). It offers an international selection of designers who inspire the current African trends.
Originating from the language of the Itsekin people of southern Nigeria, the literal meaning of the word “Osengwa” is “it is beautiful”. Osengwa is a virtual marketplace showcasing exceptionally beautiful things of African origin.
It is a digital media platform dedicated to African culture, music and politics. Founded in 2011 by Vanessa Wruble and Ginny Suss as a sister site, it has become a popular destination for African on the continent and in the diaspora.
You can visit their respective accounts: @ombwamba, @afriquette, @afrodysee, @osengwa and @okayafrica
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