Archive for the ‘Fashion’ Category

Melat Yante to Represent Ethiopia at Miss Universe 2009 Pageant

Wednesday, July 29th, 2009

New York (Tadias) - Melat Woldesenbet Yante, who was crowned last month “Ethiopia’s Top Model 2009?, will represent her country at the 58th annual Miss Universe pageant at the Atlantis Paradise Island, in Nassau, Bahamas on August 23, 2009.

Ethiopian Beauty Queen Wins Best Female Model Contest

Monday, July 27th, 2009

New York (Tadias) - 24-year-old Kidan Tesfahun, Ethiopia’s Miss Millennium Queen, has been named Best Female Model of the World 2009 at a fashion modeling contest organized by Sukier Models International in Alicante, Spain, on 24th July 2009, her representatives announced.

Ethiopian supermodel redefines what it is to be a renaissance woman.

Thursday, June 18th, 2009

BY CRISTINA GREEVEN CUOMO AND SAMANTHA YANKS | Hamptons Magazine NEW YORK — At the Metropolitan Museum of Arts Costume Institute Gala last month, Ethiopian model Liya Kebede fit the “Model As Muse” theme perfectly — a stunning, slender and shining muse in a Derek Lam dress. But there is so ...

Teen Ethiopian Beauty Crowned “Model of Africa 2009?

Wednesday, May 20th, 2009

Miss Millennium Teen Intercontinental; Bewunetwa Abebe representing Ethiopia at the recently concluded International Beauty and Model Festival 2009 in Kunming China, has won the title of Model.

Ethiopian Beauty bids for Glory

Monday, April 27th, 2009

Teenage Ethiopia beauty queen Bewunetwa Abebe Has arrived in Beijing China along with 40 other beauties from around the world for the start of the 2009 International Beauty and Model festival.

Wayna, Ethiopia’s Grammy Nominated Artist, II : Interview

Thursday, April 2nd, 2009

.fullpost{display:inline;} We continue our interview with Ethiopia’s Wayna who was also Grammy nominated this year for best urban/alternative performance. Wayna released her album “Higher Ground” in 2008 and true to form she pushes the envelope with songs like “My Love” which addresses domestic violence, “Billy ...

J.Crew partners with Liya Kebede to carry her handmade children’s collection, Lemlem

Friday, March 20th, 2009

(NEW YORK) When J.Crew creative director Jenna Lyons and team met supermodel, mother of two, and International Goodwill Ambassador Liya Kebede, a relationship was born. Lyons approached Kebede to appear in the April catalog, but both quickly realized their relationship needn't end there.