African fashion; an ever growing, ever evolving industry with the potential of taking over the world of fashion . Its growth parallels the number of African fashion brands that emerge everyday, diligently contributing their quota, there by growing the industry from leaps to bounds. One of such brands is Tash_byTashaGodwin. Natasha Godwin , the CEO and creative director of this Lagos based, currently female label, has … Continue reading LookBook|Tash_byTashaGodwin
If you haven’t heard the name before, click hear and learn more about Alleon, an African fashion brand based in Germany. Continue reading ALLEON| A fashion brand mit einem Unterschied( with a difference)
The African Fashion brand, JMc Afrikana comes out with this new collection called “Spotlight”. This collection is dedicated to showcasing African traditions and culture through fashion. Continue reading Spotlight| A JMc Afrikana Collection
Learn how to pick the right sunglasses and shades that will suit you face shape. A few quick tips for guys. Continue reading For the Gents| How to pick the best Sunglasses for your face.
Florence “DJ Cuppy” Otedola, daughter of the Nigerina Oil Billionaire and Philanthropist is an exceptional African woman and an Amazing DJ. Here and 5 reasons why you should love her as we do. Continue reading DJ Cuppy | 5 reasons why we absolutely love her.
Monochrome looks are easier with black and white. Here are 5 ways you could pull off a monochrome look without wearing black Continue reading FOR THE LADIES| 5 ways to slay a monochrome look without going black.
Jide Fresh Kouture comes out with this new Agbada collection that will set the pace for the future of Agbada and African fashion as a whole. Continue reading Jide Fresh Kouture’s Pink Panda Collection
Charity “Chacha” Eke Fanni, the beautiful Nollywood actress. Here are four reasons why we love her and why you should too. Continue reading 4 reasons why we are in love with Chacha Eke Faani.
It happened on Saturday the 11th of this month, Noble Igwe,the fashion blogger/style influencer and his beautiful bride Chioma got wedded and as expected, it was an exceptionally beautiful one. We have put together some of the most beautiful moments caught on camera and posted on Instagram with the hashtag #CHOBS2016. Hope you enjoy it as much as we did. You did enjoy it, yes? … Continue reading The Beautiful Instagram Moments at #CHOBS2016
If there was a list of Stylish male celebrities in Nigeria and even Africa as a whole, without a glimmer of doubt, this exceptionally dapper man would be on it. Uti Nwachukwu, became really popular after he came out as the winner of the 5th season of the Big Brother Africa Game Show that was tagged “All-Stars”. Then moving on to become a co-host on … Continue reading Uti Nwachukwu|A Stylish Gent.
Fashion, has become a culture in Africa. That is a known fact. The recognition that the continent has gained over the years in the world of fashion has grown exponentially, and as such its only expected that more and more Africans will venture into the industry, bringing with them their different skills, talents and creative minds. And with the very visible steps they have made, … Continue reading “Diamonds in the rough”, Designers of tomorrow.(Second Edition)
As far back as the advent of accessorizing one’s dressing with eye wears, the issue of what type of sunglasses to wear or which frames fits one’s facial features has always been an issue to practically everyone, am i right or am i right? Well ladies, lets help you out with a few tips that will come in handy the next time you walk into … Continue reading How to pick the best sunglasses for your face | For the ladies.
The history and journey of one of the most popular fabrics known in African fashion. Continue reading KAYOJA ORIGINS| ANKARA, it’s history and journey.
Africa, the second largest continent on earth, covering a land mass of 11,668,559 sq mi(30,221532 sq km), with 54 independent states and a vast collection of languages,cultures and peoples, has gradually, since the dawn of the new millennium,rooted herself in the world of fashion. Nigeria, Ghana, South Africa, Kenya, Uganda and a few other African countries have over the years become notable go-to locations when … Continue reading “Diamonds in the rough”, The Designers of tomorrow (First Edition)
Simi Siwoku, the owner of the luxury brand, African designer label St. Morgan, comes out with this interestingly creative collection called “BUSH MAN”. When we hear the words “Bush man”, it instinctively reminds us of the tribes of the San, Khwe and Basarwa people found in the Kalahari desert in Botswana and in Namibia and South Africa. Secluded from civilization, these tribes thrive in a society where the … Continue reading THE BUSH MAN| A St. Morgan collection
What does being stylish mean? Good question. First of all before we can fully understand what it means to be stylish, we have to understand what the word “style” in relation to fashion means. Style is a particular, definitive, or characteristic mode of action. Simply put; a particular way in which something is done. That said, when referring to the word in a fashion context, … Continue reading What does it mean to be STYLISH?
THE AGBADA: The free flowing, loose fitting, Yoruba attire. A voluminous,ceremonial robe, known to be worn back in the day by Kings, highly placed chiefs, the rich and affluent generally. Would you be surprised to know that it isn’t originally a Yoruba attire? Well it actually originates from the Middle East. During the trans-saharan trade that precedes the pre-Christian era which lasted till the late … Continue reading KAYOJA ORIGINS| The Agbada.
The word “sexy!”…Hmmm, Oxford, as well as Merriam-Webster dictionaries both defined it as “sexually appealing,attractive and exciting”. Other dictionaries have their own definitions, however they all say about the same things. If someone or something is considered “sexy”, it is said that he, she or it is seen as appealing in a sexual context. Trashy has also a series of definitions too. Merriam-Webster defined it … Continue reading FOR THE LADIES: The thin line between “sexy and trashy”
Its a Saturday afternoon, Osarugue looked at her watch the third time in what felt like an hour. She was enraged to find out that it had only been 5 minutes since the last time she checked. “Well it doesn’t matter,” she told herself, “he is already 7 minutes late, and I hate being kept waiting”. It’s not like she picked the time anyway, she … Continue reading FOR THE GENTS| How to absolutely slay it on a first date with her. (4 quick tips)