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African Fashion and Design Week Goes Hollywood! Celebrity Stylist Joanna Konjevod named Official Stylist for AFDW | October 13th – 15th

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Bluepearl Services International, organizers of the continents runway showcase African Fashion and Design Week AFDW Nigeria and New York is pleased to announce that top Hollywood stylist, Joanna Konjevod, has been named the official Head stylist for African Fashion and Design Week 2017.

Joanna, who is currently the stylist on hit TV show, America’s Got Talent, has many years of experience in the business, serving as the top stylist of choice for popular Hollywood movies.

Other renowned international AFDW participants include:

Regard Style House: Official Stockist

Located in the heart of Hollywood, Regard Style House is a go-to fashion house for all things fashion with designers from all over the world. They hand select their designers to fill the showroom with looks that celebrities and fashion influencers will love for red carpet events, industry luncheons, TV appearance or any activity they need a polished look for.

Their location provides a central, classy location accessible to wardrobe stylist and celebrity talent alike.

Alka Makwana: Stylist

Born and raised in London, Alka has always had her sights set on pursuing a career in the showbiz industry. With Asian, African, Greek and Persian roots, Alka’s unique and exotic look has always turned heads and sparked curiosity. Graduating with First class honours in Journalism, Alka has gained over 8 years experience in Fashion with a growing list of credits, including Styling Editorial & Commercial Fashion shoot for British Vogue, Glamour, More, Superstar, OK! and Star Magazine.

As a TV Host, Alka has worked with SONY Asia Television, Channel 4, Living TV, Kiss FM and Entertainmentwise. Her interviews include distinguished celebrities such as Michael Caine, Will Smith, Denzel Washington, Kim Kardashian and Nicole Scherzinger.

Today, Alka is a freelance TV Host, Stylist, and Journalist. She is also one of the UK faces of Kimora Lee Simmons‘ global American accessories brand JUSTFAB and is also the UK Style Ambassador for GOOGLE Helpouts. She is also an E! Entertainment UK presenter.

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: Grace Modi
Designer: Londa Msanii
Makeup Artist: Anyang Bak
Photographer: Kajuan Lyons Sr.

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