President of African Chamber of Commerce - Naquetta Ricks.


Tis the season! This was our first winter event, so the theme was family. I want to thank the 2019 sponsors: Akente Express, Nyadak Pal Ltd, Hyatt Place, International Spectrum Cosmetics, Diaper Cakes by Cesiah and Class Act Productions & Entertainment. Coordinators Marius Bocco- Photography, Patrick Defo- DJ and Naquetta Ricks- Emcee (President of the African Chambers of Commerce). Designers: Rachel Kandes- Kandes Couture (Congo); Bukola Araoye- Bukkyra Company (Nigeria), Byasima Couture -Edith Muyinda (Uganda), Will and May Fashion Garment Design- Tronella Nakaye- Uganda and Ethiopia presentation. Southern Sudan Balance and Stability group-Thom performance, volunteers and my family. In addition, thanks to Heidi Rickels- Founder of FRESHWATER Project International who helped with auctioning off the African basket, so villages in Malawi-Africa get clean water. Finally, thanks to all our guests that were able to attend. Merry Christmas!

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Heidi Rickels CO-Founder FRESHWATER Project International

The African Fashion Show Denver 2018

Thanks  to Hailey Dearman from Aurora TV Channel 8 for providing this footage!

About Us


CEO of The African Fashion Show Denver

Edith Muyinda is the  founder of The African Fashion Show Denver and African Fashion Week Denver. Our goal is to bring Coloradans and Africans together through, music, dance, food plus "African high fashion"! The African Fashion Show Denver started in 2015 with emphasis of exposing the outside world to African culture through fashion. Edith is a fashion designer who owns Byasima Couture. Annually,  African designers in Colorado come together to showcase their designs to the world.


Mirambi Child Development Center


Our first fashion show in 2015, 5% of the admission fee was donated to the development center in Kyotera Uganda- Africa. The center houses orphans.

African Community Center


In 2016, we donated to a local center in Denver, Colorado that helps refugees in various ways. Edith founder of The African Fashion Show Denver and Director of the center Melissa Theesen.

Military discounts.


In 2017, we gave 20% discounts on admission tickets.

Miss Black Colorado


In 2016, we provided wardrobe for the contestants competing for Miss Black Colorado crown.

Refugee First Thanksgiving 2017


On November 20, 2017, African designers came together and donated to the refugee thanking dinner that was hosted by African Community Center.

Birthed on August 19, 2018


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African Fashion Show Denver Merchandise


Women's Knit Jacket

Please remember to specify the size that will fit you. Will be adding men's jackets soon. The cost is $25

Twill Cap

Remember when ordering, please specify which size you want. $20

Colored Mug

This is all year round gift you can give to anybody for occasions like birthdays, graduations or Christmas. It has the African Fashion Week Denver Logo.

 It's dish washer and microwave safe. 7 mugs in stock $15 each.

Zippered Cotton tote bags

Light weight, yet secure bags with a zip, can be used for anything.  It's $18.


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About 10 days.

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Colorado, United States