Beautyberry embraces Swakara

24 June 2016Fashion & Lifestyle

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Beautyberry embraces SwakaraWang Yutao, Designer and Fashion Director of the brand Beautyberry and its sub brand B+, is currently visiting KiCK and Kopenhagen Fur after a visit to Namibia to learn about Swakara.
 

Chinese fur businesses falls in love with swakara

24 June 2016

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Chinese fur businesses falls in love with swakaraA group of 13 business leaders from the Chinese fur industry who recently graduated from the Tsinghua University in Beijing's E-MBA...
 

Video: Mark Tan inspires Namibian designers

16 November 2015Fashion & Lifestyle

TagsNamibiaMark Kenly Domino TanSwakara

Video: Mark Tan inspires Namibian designersThe Danish designer Mark Tan visited Namibia to learn about the production of Swakara skin. In that connection he met some Namibian...
 

Video: Mark Tan visits Swakara farm

2 November 2015Animal welfare

TagsNamibiaSwakaraMark Kenly Domino Tan

Video: Mark Tan visits Swakara farmAt the end of October Kopenhagen Fur and the Danish designer Mark Kenly Domino Tan visited Namibia to learn about the production of Swakara skins, which he will use in his next collection.
 

Video: Sharing knowledge in Namibia

23 February 2015Fur farming

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Video: Sharing knowledge in Namibia Kjetil Aas and Tilde Bay Kristoffersen, two designers from Scandinavia, have just recently completed their fur styles made with Swakara skins. These designs will be used to promote this unique skin type from Namibia, and this week these designs will be promoted in Hong Kong during the international fur fair.
 

Video: Visiting a Swakara farm

9 September 2014Fur farming

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Video: Visiting a Swakara farmTwo scandinavian designers travelled to Namibia to learn about Swakara skins. The two designers have been selected by KiCK to create the new Swakara styles, which will be ready later this year. But before they begin their work with these special African skins, they were invited to witness the intricate agricultural work that takes place in Namibia.
 

Namibian officials visit Kopenhagen Fur

10 April 2014Auction

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Namibian officials visit Kopenhagen FurToday’s sale of Swakara was visited by Dr Malan Lindeque, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Trade and Industry as well as Mr Joseph Iita, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Forestry.
 

Swakara winner showing styles in Milano

14 February 2014Fashion & Lifestyle

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Swakara winner showing styles in MilanoTwo years ago the organization Swakara started up a design competition in Namibia.
 

Stunning Swakara

16 April 2013Fashion & Lifestyle

TagsSwakaraKopenhagen Fur

Stunning SwakaraIn collaboration with Kopenhagen Studio, the two talented and popular designers David Andersen and Julien Fournié have individually made ​​beautiful garments in swakara fur.
 

Namibian Government changes breed name from karakul to swakara

24 April 2012Markets

TagsKopenhagen FurNamibiaSwakara

Namibian Government changes breed name from karakul to swakaraBy New Year 2012 the government of Namibia has agreed to officially change the breed name of Namibian karakul sheep to swakara. This has been requested by the swakara board of Namibia which for the last couple of years has worked strategically to ensure this change of name which is a great recognition that the Namibian farmers through hard work and upgrading in karakul breeding have changed the genotype of the karakul breed in Namibia successfully.
 

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