Exhibitors

 

 

 

 

ACE OF JACKS RADIO


Broadcasting live from London, UK providing our listeners with a rich diet of Hip Hop, RnB, Dancehall & Soul with a sprinkling of Garage, Grime, Jungle, Soca & House & Dubstep. Shows includes inspiring interviews, news & messages relating to music and the community. Our aim is to provide a platform for unsigned undiscovered talent and independent records label to gain exposure.

 

Check out their ACE-FASH clothing collection. The unisex garments are available in adult and infants sizes and includes snapback caps, sweaters, t-shirts, draw-string bags and hoodies all made with 100% cotton.

Akweley Jewellrey


Akweley produces stunning African statement jewellery whilst also celebrating all things adornment and beautification related, both internally & externally.

              

ALL KNIGHTZ

                           

 

 

All Knightz

 

We are a team of animators, graphic designers, illustrators and writers who are together most notably responsible for the animated series known as 'Hard Wired'.

 

Our aim is to give you a whole new fresh take on how you view comic books and cartoons by giving you a different kind of character that you and your children will always remember as well as a new way of story telling that will encourage you to look deeper into the stories from our African History.



AnaisArts

 

Anaisarts is a brand inspired by high quality African prints. It is an exclusive line of handmade arts and crafts. There is something for everybody, from fashion to homeware. Each product is meticulously hand crafted for durability, quality and beauty. Exhibiting notebooks, diaries, paintings, dolls, scarfs, headwraps, Jewellery, belts and greeting cards.

AquariusB


Exhibiting African Inspired women's clothing, shoes, bags and accessories.

AquariusB is an exciting new fashion brand inspired by vibrant African textile patterns and prints. AquariusB offers high quality, exclusive products that are ethically sourced and produced in Ghana & London. AquariusB was launched in 2014. All products I sell are 100% handcrafted with pride by myself and my family. As part of AquariusB effort to give back, AquariusB currently use a portion of their sales in sponsoring one child in Ghana and aiming to sponsor more as the brand grows.

 

 

Arbonne

 

I will be exhibiting vegan nutrition and skin care products such as cosmetics, creams, body washes, shampoos, conditioners and will also be offering pamper presentations for those who are interested in knowing more and pass their contact details on to me.


Arbonne is a pure, safe and beneficial Health and Well-being organisation that supplies botanically based vegan certified nutrition and skincare products to suit all skin types and varied nutritional needs. All products are free from ‘nasties' (such as dyes, mineral oils, sulfates for example) and are not tested on animals.

 

 

Beauty of LDN


Exhibiting ladies and menswear sports / beachwear and accessories Afro Caribbean and African continents are our flag inspired colours in our clothing range, which includes dresses, beach and sportswear, also accessories. Come and unleash the beauty Of your soul through Beauty of LDN.

Black Owned Feed

 

I will be exhibiting a range of products from Black owned brands, including butters and oils from Shea Butter Cottage and colouring books for Sankofa Creative. My organisation connects Black-owned brands with customers, making them more easily accessible.

Black History Studies

 

Black History Studies


Black History Studies provides a wide range of courses and activities which will provide people with the opportunity to pursue their interest in Black History and Black Studies. We also aim to provide high quality courses and activities that can be accessed by all within the community.

 

We will be showcasing Adult and Children books, DVDs, African Art and many more..

 

 

Black Star Life

Black Star Life


Exhibiting Educational T-shirts promoting Black empowerment, women's accessories etc.

Bold Health Care


Exhibiting hand made jewellery, clothing and accessories

 

Coco Daville Jewellery Designer

All the jewellery are designed and made by me. My methods are simple and clean. All the items are hand-stitched and I do not use any types of glue in my creations. They are truly made with passion and perfection.


I mainly use African and Caribbean fabrics, leather and leatherette to wrap necklaces, earrings, bangles and Alice bands. I also incorporate beads, crystals, studs and other embellishments in the jewellery.

Colourshot


Colourshot is a multifaceted small business, run solely by me.


I make made to measure clothing, jewellery, and Afrocentric cards.


My made to measure clothes encompass global designs, styles and influences. www.colourshot.co.uk


My jewellery is colourful, vibrant and affordable, for everyday use. www.colourshot.etsy.com


My handmade cards and pictures are made with African Fabric and feature women in headwraps, masks and an assortment of African wildlife. It also includes mugs with some of my card designs printed onto them. www.colourshotcards.etsy.com


For this event, I will be exhibiting my African jewellery, African fabric cards and printed mugs.



Continental Mix


Family run business specialising in beautiful handmade African inspired accessories.

Fes Design

 

Exhibiting handmade afro-centric cushions, table runners, placemats, bedding and African Art.

 

Fes Designs - Fab Home Accessories. Fes Designs creates bespoke and limited edition home decor pieces- cushions, table runners, placemats, bedding, wall art and African homeware. These pieces have been thoughtfully put together by combining a variety of authentic African fabrics, trimmings, textures with western fabrics to make them truly unique. Our style can be summed up as bold, vibrant yet contemporary.

Flakies

 

Flakies sells Women's Contemporary Clothes & Accessories made from Ankara Print. These will include dresses, tops, skirts, shorts and accessories such as bags (clutches, totes, make-up bag, toilet bags).

Forever Living Products


Exhibiting Aloe Vera based products range from personal care, healthy gel, weight management, supplement and beauty products. Forever living products dedicated themselves to seeking out nature's best sources for health and beauty and sharing them with the world. Aloevera based products promote healthy lifestyle and wellbeing.



FunkyNChunky

FunkyNChunky was formed in 2014 after a visit to Ghana.


After working with local designers and entrepreneurs our brand was launched in the UK. A percentage of our profit will support a new Saturday School in South West London (Lambeth) to support families who would otherwise be unable to secure a place fortheir child to attend. The school will teach English, Maths, Coding, Debating and Martial Arts.


FunkyNChunky are also supporting the Ghana based not-for profit Revolutionary Underground, who co-ordinate the Ghana Girls Learning Hub based in St James, Accra.

 

 

Handmade Frills


We hand make bespoke hair accessories for girls for all occasions. Exhibiting hair bows, headbands, show laces, keychains, kids necklaces, dummy clips, planner accessories, baby headbands and other accessories.


Handmade Unisex Craft by Darvet


Exhibiting necklaces, earrings, bracelets, cuffs, handbags, head bands, Ankh pads and natural gemstones. I design and make the pieces by myself. I use various gemstones and wood to make the necklaces, earrings, bracelets and cuffs. The bags, headbands and Ankh pads are made from various colours and materials such as leather, the Black Liberation colours, prints from the motherland and the Rastafarian colours.

The Holy Qubtic Church

 

The Holy Qubtic Church will be exhibiting Books, CD's, and DVD'S of an Afrocentric Nature all Authored from within our organisation as well as Incense and Oils and children's paraphernalia. The goal of the Qubtic Church of the Black Messiah is to bring the scriptures to all humanity in such a way as to cause to come to your memory once again the remembrance of the true spiritual richness and glory of Tama-Re (Ancient Africa) which will allow you as members of humanity most especially those of Nubian Melaninite heritage to be able to embrace true scriptural rites. We bring this about by re-educating our Nubian Melaninite family by way of Books, CD's and paraphernalia to assist with spiritual development and growth.

Joli x Hanzlee


Exhibiting handmade makeup bags, clutch bags, purses and pencil cases. Also women's skirts and dresses.

Khemporium Alkhenical Adorment

 

Showcasing her hand designed jewellery.

 

 

Kittylocks Hair Care

I am a Certified Sisterlocks® Consultant and as such my products have been developed and trialed for a period of 2 years on myself, my family and my customers.

 

Kittylocks hair products can be used on a variety of hair types including Caucasian, Asian, Bi racial, natural, relaxed or locked hair and are freshly made to order by my own hand. They contain high grade ingredients which will be kind to your tresses in order to support a clean scalp, knot free hair, enhance moisture and thus aid hair manageability, may aid retention and thus promote hair growth.

 

They also contain a high oil content which will be kind to your scalp and hair and cleanse appropriately.

 

Where stated some products may contain certified organic ingredients. All products have been fully safety tested and comply with Cosmetic Safety legislation.

Lammylapp


I specialise in Afrocentric, funky, fancy, handmade, keepsake luxury greeting cards

LOSA Ltd


Exhibiting East and West African Clothing, Accessories, Gifts, Oware Game Boards, Health and Skin Care products for all the family at affordable prices.

The Maroon Boutique

 

Exhibiting Art, handmade clothing and accessories inspired by the African and Caribbean diaspora.

The Naturally You Coach

 

Exhibiting Natural health, wellness & personal development books and coaching programs.Leah Salmon is a best-selling author, speaker, coach, raw food enthusiast, whole food expert, founder of The Naturally You Day, editor or The Naturally You Magazine, homeschooling mother of 5 and The Naturally You Coach. Leah's books, talks, seminars, events, coaching programs, books and magazine are all focused on helping health conscious busy people, especially parents, to find the time, money & motivation to achieve their health and life goals, so they can become nourished and fulfilled on every level, or what she calls being Naturally You.

Nia Ballerina


Nia Ballerina has designed a musical jewellery box with a black ballerina. Frustrated at not being able to find a ballerina figurine that looked like my daughter I created my own!

Nique Forde


Nique Forde is a creative soul, a footwear designer, business owner, music lover, who is passionate about most things that involve the integrity of thought and design, British born with Jamaican and St Lucian heritage.

 

Her company ‘Nique Forde' produces handcrafted ladies footwear and accessories offering a bespoke service that allows clients to be involved in the design process.Sold online and in boutiques, to fill a niche gap in the market for ladies footwear. Specifically for the ageless, self -assured female that appreciates exclusivity.She loves colour and vibrancy shines through in all her work.For her Summer 2016 collection, she has worked with skilled craftsmen to produce a range of sandals, bursting with colours reminiscent of The Caribbean with a hint of flavours from Asia. 

 

This season she has also added leather handcrafted earrings to the list of available accessories. Her work can be seen , worn by the cast in the web series ‘An African City' and by artists Julie Dexter and Maimouna Youssef.

Nubiart


Nubiart a handmade gifts and products business selling items ranging from crochets hats, scarves and head bands to hand painted ceramics and children comics and colouring books, Family owned and run by mum Leah Salmon and her 3 oldest daughters Mattat, Sakhamtat & Anqat Salmon, with the support of their fine artist and graphic designer dad Jeremy Salmon.

Nubiart a handmade gifts and products business selling items ranging from crochets hats, scarves and head bands to hand painted ceramics and children comics and colouring books, Family owned and run by mum Leah Salmon and her 3 oldest daughters Mattat, Sakhamtat & Anqat Salmon, with the support of their fine artist and graphic designer dad Jeremy Salmon.

We'll have hand painted ceramics, crocheted hats, scarves, head bands, purses and bags and more. Purchase ‘Mattat's Big Surprise' written and illustrated by 8-year-old Sakhamtat Salmon, a beautifully written, warm tale of a father and daughter's love from a talented young author. Also, get your copy of 'The Redwood Gang's Rescue Mission' by 11-year-old Mattat Salmon, a funny and exciting adventure with 5 horse loving friends and their extra-terrestrial friends.



ODiP Group

 

Exhibiting Original African Artwork and Textiles (Dashikis, T-shirts, Neck Cushions), Jewellery (Handmade/Costume) and Greeting Cards.

 

The ODiP group are community investors and purveyors of genuine African artistry who share a deep passion to propel Africa to the centre stage of the world. We aim to achieve this through direct transactions with our people on the motherland. All of our stunning paintings have been personally selected from some of Africa's phenomenally talented artists. We have a beautiful array of African print textiles ranging from Dashikis and T-shirts made in The Gambia, to neck cushions with removable covers. Our unique range of Jewellery is handmade of silver, brass and other elements into elegant Afrocentric pieces.

 

 

Oooh Skincare


Exhibiting Natural skincare, magnesium salts, magnesium oil and gel, clays, facial cream, body butter, body oils, nutritional supplements and tea.We are a family run business inspired to create natural skincare products that nourish and moisturise skin. Our products have been known to be suitable for eczema, psoriasis, dry, ageing skin and are vegan. We ensure our products do not contain any harmful ingredients such as parabens, sodium lauryl sulphate, and are not tested on animals. We also stock nutritional products to help maintain optimal health. To receive information on how our products can be of benefit visit our website at www.ooohskincare.com and sign up to our free newsletter.



PureGoodness


Exhibiting handmade natural hair and skincare products i.e. hair cleanser, conditioner, moisturiser, face cleanser, toner and moisturiser, body lotion, hand and foot cream, natural soaps, lipbalm and bath salts
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PureGoodness is a local social enterprise that make great smelling natural hair and skincare products that heal and nurture the hair and skin. Using carefully sourced ingredients they create products that are suitable for the whole family and leave people feeling great! Their best-selling Jojoba hand butter soothes even the roughest skin and gives great protection against the elements. Proven to be effective on eczema, psoriasis and other skin conditions, their product range is really one to look out for.



Rabaah Publishers
and Work-Smart Accountancy


Exhibiting books about Afro-Brazilian history, anti-Black racism and African history in Islam, and African sexuality and erotology. Book titles: Illuminating the Blackness: Blacks and African Muslims in Brazil, A Taste of Honey: Sexuality and Erotology in Islam, and Illuminating the Darkness: Blacks and North Africans in Islam.


Rabaah Publishers is an independent publishing house specialising in the publication of traditional books on Brazil, erotology, sexuality, African and Islamic history.

 

Work-Smart Accountancy is a London based accountancy firm for small businesses and the self-employed at affordable fees.

Shiri Achu Art

Shiri Achu Art


Shiri Achu's art comes from everyday, unsurprising yet unexpectedly vivid moments, times, places and objects. She seeks to capture the spirit of her subjects and make them come alive through form, colour, texture and tone. She draws insight from her travels but in general her inspiration is very broad; from natural moments captured in Africa to still objects, from the human form to the human in action.

Sistah Space


Sistah Space is a domestic violence/abuse sanctuary where women and girls of African and Caribbean heritage can get practical, emotional and professional support and advice. A qualified Independent Domestic Violence Advisor (IDVA) will be available to speak to on request. All of our products have been donated to help us raise the funds to support African women and girls affected by domestic and sexual violence and other abuse.We have donation containers and Sistah Space wrist bands.


As well as giving out our flyers, we will be exhibiting individually made Black 'Survivor' Dolls, which are dolls with unique features and a range of African and Caribbean hair types. The dolls have a range of outfits to choose from and are made by survivors.We will also have a range of top range hygiene products such as soaps and bath soaps, powders and other feminine products.We also have a wide range of Mosaiqe watches.





Super Funky Me


SuperFunkyMe is a handmade jewellery and lifestyle accessories brand celebrating our uniqueness from an Afrocentric standpoint. We encourage you to embrace your natural beauty and boldly be unapologetically you.


Synergy


A creative synergy of design and art for jewellery, t-shirts, printed bags and prints.

The Adventures of Obi and Titi


The Adventures of Obi and Titi is an epic African adventure series that follows the story of two brave, young children and a very naughty monkey who set out on an unexpected journey of knowledge, hope and everlasting friendship.

 

This book series, although fictional, is set in the Benin Kingdom and aims to introduce children to African history and culture in a fun and engaging way.

 

 

The People's Guild of Ghana


People's Guild of Ghana showcases a range of clothes and accessories designed by emerging dressmakers in Ghana and the England. The garments include Western-inspired dresses, loose-fitting traditional styles, men's shirts and women's sandals in a range of sizes. The jewellery includes hand-made pieces designed using a mix of West African beads.


MisBeee Boutique showcases a range of clothes designed by me but made by emerging dressmakers in Ghana. The garments include Western-inspired dresses, loose-fitting traditional styles, men's shirts and women's sandals in a range of sizes.

 

Sarah Arthman is a London-based brand whose main aim is to create culture melding designs for all occasions.

 

Transitions Coop


Exhibiting educational books, information packs and educational guides for children, posters and crystals.


Transitions aim to provide wholistic educational resources for parents. We aim to share knowledge on home education. Offer support to parents who are thinking about home education. Support parents who have children in PRU's to make the transition into home education.

 

 

VADM Botanics Limited

 

VADM Botanics Luxury Black Soap is made from the saponification of a special blend of organic natural and sustainably sourced fatty triesters in shea tree nut, coconut, and olive oil. It is an excellent exfoliating, cleanser for hair, scalp, face and body. Good manufacturing practice is maintained throughout the process to ensure that the finished product is safe to use for the purpose of cleaning, exfoliating, invigorating, and protecting the hair, scalp and skin from the aging effects of the lived environment, weather, UV light, and time. The soap is rich in vitamins A and E and has well known for its healing or dermatological properties.

 

VADM Botanics Luxury Face & Body Butter is a made from a special blend of organic natural and sustainably sourced fatty triesters in shea tree nut, coconut, and olive oil, double whipped to form a silky smooth butter, specially formulated for the purpose of moisturising, rejuvenating, and protecting the hair, scalp and skin against the aging effects of the lived environment, weather, sunlight, and time. Good manufacturing practice is maintained throughout the whole process to ensure that the finished product is safe to use for the purpose of moisturising and invigorating the skin, and protecting against the aging effects of the lived environment, weather, sunlight, and time.

 

VADM Botanics Limited manufactures, promotes, and sells cosmetics homemade from natural sustainably-sourced ingredients. good manufacturing practice is maintained throughout to ensure that our products are safe to use whether for the purpose of cleaning, exfoliating, invigorating, or protecting the hair, scalp and skin from the aging effects of the lived environment, weather, UV light, and time.

Word Power Books

Exhibiting books on African History and Culture

Yejide Adeoye aka YA Creates & MKYCC Yoruba Language Club


Designer/maker, Yejide Adeoye handcrafts and laser cuts/engraves her pieces from her London based studio.She loves to combine traditional styles with the quirky and offbeat originality of her own creativity.


MKYCC Yourba Language Club Informing Afrikan descendants of their ancestral tongue and culture

Yours Natruly


Healing Crystals for the use of easing stress, migraine, for improving memory/focus and other related illness and discomfort. Sarakan Toothpaste the key ingredient sarakofa stick which was used to clean teeth by the indigenous people of that time 1000yrs of years ago Natural Health charts for cleaning, first aid, women healing herbs and Seasonal fruits & vegetables

 

 


 

 

Yvonne Jackson-Browne


Children's clothes from 2 years and up (boy and girl) and make up pouches and jewellery pouches

Ziporahs Inspirations


Exhibiting African Inspired cushions, quilt covers, towels, dolls, jewelry, clothes and lamp shades