Exhibitors

 

 

 

 

The Adventures of Obi and Titi


We'll be selling the first five books in the Obi and Titi series, The Hidden Temple of Ogiso, The Traveller's Pendant, The Black Okuta, Queen Idia's Mask and Shango's Axe of Thunder. We'll also be selling our T-shirts badges and birthday cards.


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.
              

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.



Ancestral Essence


Exhibiting African biographies and literature and children's study books and literature.

Annika & Amelie


Exhibiting clothing and household items for little girls. Designed with little girls of colour in mind.

AquariusB

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 lunched 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.

 

 

AVBJL & Nubianjae Apparel


AVBJL- Founded by Jennifer Leslie, Jennifer's love for her homeland Ghana sets the inspiration for her one of a kind pieces. Each piece is handcrafted using clay, then added to gold/silver plated finding for the extra wow factor. Her pieces also combine her love for vintage shapes and styles- AVBJL stands by her company motto "Two Styles One Outcome" She currently working on her new line named SS - Simply Sterling, all of the creations in this range are made with Sterling Silver. Jennifer's passion for arts and crafts does not stop at Jewellery making either... later on this year she'll be bring you her homeware pieces- adding a piece of luxury in your home. Watch out of AV... home. I sure you'll love it. Jennifer Strongly believes when women work together, there's nothing that can't be achieved. That's why she's working alongside her younger sister Jasmine- Founder of Nubianjae-Apparel.

 

Nubianjae Apparel - Founded by Jasmine Agyeman- Duah, Jasmine founded her T-shirt Range in early last year, after noticing a gap in the UK market of sloganed t shirts for women of colour. She simply took a slogan which is so powerful in it's own right and turned it into an overnight hit with women all over the world. the "Africa is in my chromosome" slogan is catchy straight to the point and demands respect.! - Perfect for any queen. Jasmines love of fashion does not stop there, she also creates handmade chokers with healing crystal pendants,as as well as handmade chokers, made from stunning african fabric.

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..

 

 

B.S.C Unity

Black Stars Clothing started as just cultural clothing, but now has expanded to Customized prints e.g your company logo and website, Key rings, clocks, Greeting Cards, Mugs, Logo Design, Shea Butter, African black soap, Natural hair shampoos and Oils, Food Supplements, Household adornments, business cards and much more.

The Calabash Hub


The Calabash Hub will be exhibiting Shea/Cocoa Butter, Moisturisers, Black Soap, Batik Bags/Purses, Head Wraps, and Waist Beads.


Sister E is a proud Ghanaian and founder of The Calabash Hub that was established to encourage self empowerment and cultural awareness through community and networking events.She promotes the wealth and nature of Africa through the sales of natural skin care products & adornments, cultural tours to Ghana, creative workshops and educational events.

 

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

Exhibiting cards, jewellery, small gift items (mugs, notebooks, tealights, etc), all made using African fabric. Colourshot is the place to get handmade cards and jewellery made with vibrant, colourful, African fabric. Unique cards, unique jewellery, and unique gifts, all with the unifying and yet multifaceted theme of African fabric.

Community Awareness Through Books


Exhibiting my published books and drawings along with info about knowledge via books for the young and old, bringing family together through learning and fun.

CSD


Exhibiting 3D hand made clothing and art work, t shirts, bags, caps, jumpers, canvas

CSD is a 3Dimensional, free hand clothing line which represents the beautiful, Tropical Caribbean Island. CSD uses vibrant colours and usual designs to create such unique garments, with each piece carefully designed there will never be two which will be the same, due to the way the colours mix and blend in to one another.

CSD also makes handmade Art work which we use special techniques to make each piece have an raised effect which looks and feel different which stands out above other art work.

 


Dee Naturals


Exhibiting Afrocentric t-shirt which are 100% ethically sourced cotton and produced by fair trade companies. They have positive images and word of women and comes in a range of different colours. Dee Naturals inspires and empowers women to wear their natural hair. We do this by putting on loving your hair workshops, selling clothing with positive messages and putting on positive hair events.

Dolls by Verona C


Dolls by Verona C will be exhibiting her Handmade multicultural dolls dressed in African garments

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 Fashion


Flakies Fashion 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).

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.

 

 

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.

House of Ohene

Exhibting African Attire for Men, Women and Children. Womens Jewellery and Shea Butter Products.

Inspirational Images Ltd


Exhibiting children's birthday cards and gifts, including a range of wall prints, cushions and stationery.

We have always encouraged our children to be proud of who they are. As Black and mixed race people are still under-represented in everyday images we thought about how we could contribute to creating positive images to give our children a stronger sense of pride and value their inner and outer beauty together with children of all races and colours - INSPIRATIONAL IMAGES LTD was born!

Our business has been kick started with a range of childrens' greetings cards, wall prints, cushions and stationery and we have plans to introduce other products. We hope that families are inspired by and enjoy our products.

Jamaica Valley

Jamaica Valley is a new brand. Currently our range includes, Herbal Healing Teas, Herbal Fruit Teas and a range of Caribbean spices, formulated in Jamaica, shipped into the UK.

Jammi


Jamii is a discount card for Black-owned businesses, where you can save on everything from your favouritehair products to stunning and empowering artwork. We've partnered with trailblazing African & Caribbean entrepreneurs to ensure the highest-quality goods so you can support your community with every-day and ‘treat yourself' purchases. Discover super cool fashion houses, pioneering beauty brands, and groundbreakingartists. Find new hair care favourites, and indulge in unforgettable eats. Jamii is the Swahili word for 'community' and that's exactly what we are. #BuySaveSupport

Kaz Afrocentrics


Kaz Afrocentrics is based in West London's Ladbroke Grove. All items are hand-made by Kaz, and inspired by the vibrant fabrics of West Africa. This includes bags, purses and clothing. Commissions are welcome.

Khemporium Alkhenical Adornment

 

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.

Longrich International


Exhibiting household essentials all of which are manufactured by Longrich International. Items will include organic raw food, pi water cups, magnetic sanitary napkins, anti-oxident based nutritional supplements, household essentials like toilet soap, body wash, shampoo, mouth spray, antiperspirant, sanitary towels, tea etc.


Longrich International is a health and wellness worldwide company with her headquarters in China and distributors globally. It was founded in 1986. it is one of the largest and most advanced centres for research and development of healthcare and cosmetics in China with research centres in the USA, Germany, Japan etc. The company manufactures and distributes over 1000 products including nutritional supplements, skincare products, cosmetics and other household and personal care items. The company utilises innovative scientific research and methods to offer anti-aging properties and optimal health to consumers.

Money Mob


Money Mob is a buy Black crowdfunding crowd purchase movement

Nana Ohhhh Creations


Handmade African Inspired jewellery made to Inspire Self Love in those who wear them. Wear with Pride Made with Love

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.


Nzingha Jewellery


Exhibiting handmade natural chunky tribal statement jewellery such as necklaces, earrings, bangles, rings and anklets. All my products are made from Rosewood , Sonowood , exotic seashells, horn, bone, tree resin and rope. All meterials used are sourced by Beverly Qunital founder and owner of Nzingha Jewellery.

Nzuri Boutique


Exhibiting Jewellrey, Headwraps & T-shirts


Nzuri Boutique are passionate about providing everyday people with a touch of style to uplift and compliment her wardrobe. We wanted to redefine what it is to accessorise, knowing you do not have to break the bank to look great. At Nzuri Boutique we take pride in individually sourcing products offering great variety and accessory designs at competitive prices without compromising on quality.

ODiP Group


Exhibiting original African Artwork, Greeting Cards and Textiles (Dashikis, T-Shirts, Neck Cushions, Costume Jewellery).


The ODiP group are community investors and purveyors of genuine African artistry. All of our stunning paintings have been personally selected from some of Africa's very talented artists. We have a beautiful array of textiles ranging from Dashikis and T-shirts made in the Gambia to removable neck cushion covers. Our unique jewellery are all handmade in either silver or costume pieces

 

Portia Creations



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.

Queen Bee African Boutique

 

Queen Bee African Boutique is a unique contemporay approach to Black British, African and Caribbean men, women and children wear including designs.

Teaming-up with both young contemporary tailors and experienced sage within the UK and Africa, Queen Bee Boutique, is able to bring you the 'Best Contemporary African Wear Designs Tailored to the Highest Quality'.


Whilst most African Prints and Brocades are usually unlined. As a unique approach to catering for the UK market where the weather can at times be atrociously cold, Queen Bee Boutique place great emphasis on all her Suppliers within the UK and Africa, to line the clothings appropriately for the UK environment.

Ray-Ray Monet

 

Exhibiting baby clothes made out of African wax print and headbands / hairclips.

 

Ray-Ray Monet is a new up and coming online clothing store, focussed on providing high quality clothing for baby girls and toddlers. We specialise in dresses with matching headbands made from African wax print material. We also have waist jackets and bow ties for the boys.

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.

Viola Sparkles


Viola Sparkles will be showcasing her collection of ankara accessories consisting of elegant evening clutch bags, bangles, neckropes, slippers, earrings and cufflinks. Additionally there will be various items of handmade jewellery.

Word Power Books

Exhibiting books on African History and Culture

YA Creates and MKYCC Yoruba Language Club


Exhibiting beaded and laser cut/engraved jewellery pieces made from wood, semi precious stones, acrylic, glass, shell and coconut beads. Laser engraved patterned and Yoruba worded wall hangings. African inspired puzzles and games such as ‘Ayo'

 

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

Your Highness Boutique

Appealing to the creative mind.I will be selling body and hair butters for all seasons and all types of hair. Argan butter, mango butter, rosehip butter, jojoba butter, olive butter, and apricot butter.