Monthly Archives: March 2011

Some Music, Some Style

My good friend Michele sent a link of the Les Nubians interview on NPR to me the other day at a rather appropriate time: I spent quite a bit of my free moments this week browsing through iTunes and the … Continue reading

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Let’s Shop Online

What better deal than this! Take note of the coupon code and start shopping at wafriquecrafts.com. Share this coupon with your friends and let them know what’s great online. This special is only valid until Sunday, March 27, so get … Continue reading

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A New Store

It’s Spring, although it may not seem like it in Milwaukee, but we have already made some fresh new changes to the boutique to suit the upcoming warm weather. If you previously visited us at 757 N. Milwaukee street, you … Continue reading

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Friends of Wafrique: R&J Photography

« Au moins un de mes petits fils suit les traces de Pepe » (Translation : at least one of my grandsons follows the footsteps of Grandpa) is what my Grandmother, Meme, proudly said about my brother Jerry, one of … Continue reading

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Re-Capping Ricardo Lemvo and Carnival Milwaukee

The charming and entertaining Ricardo Lemvo of Makina Loca graced our store on Saturday, March 5 at the CD signing event. His ever so pleasant and welcoming presence rendered Wafrique the spot to be. His CD “Retrospectiva” encapsulates various African … Continue reading

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International Women’s Day Challenge

Tuesday, March 8th, 2011 came and went but not like any other day. This year this date represented the 100th International Women’s Day. A day recognized by the United Nations, and celebrated all over the world, when women 100 years … Continue reading

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CD Signing Event for Ricardo Lemvo of Makina Loca

I am really excited to have a great Afro-Cuban musician from Congo at Wafrique on Saturday, March 5 at 2 pm. He will be in Milwaukee to perform at the United Community Center on Friday and performing on Saturday at … Continue reading

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