Mafi is a renowned fashion designer based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. She started her career at 16 as a model and musician, while simultaneously studying nursing. She left school and quit modeling to follow her passion and become a professional fashion designer. Mafi has since gained critical acclaim for her cutting-edge designs; winning the 2012 Origin Africa’s design award, showcasing her work at African Fashion Week New York 2012, and winning the 2010 Designer of the Year award from Alliance Ethio-Française at European Fashion Day in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
To create contemporary high fashion clothing and accessories African brand for global women that has an ethical soul and provides sustainable solutions for local artisans.
Handmade, cotton, geometric patterns, strip, comfort, chic, that combines both exotic and sporty style.
Modern high fashion clothing and accessories brand that has traditional soul, ethically made and create a collection that has different separates which can give a woman a choice to mix and match and create her own personal style.
IF YOU COULD DRESS ANY CELEBRITY WHO WOULD IT BE AND WHY?
Rihanna, she is a talented, strong woman, influential, fashion icon and a role model.