GENTS|4 things to know when choosing a neck tie

In life, they say ‘behind every great man is a greater woman’ but when it concerns men’s style, I would say ‘behind every great knot is a greater man’. A tie is a powerful accessory, it is one of the first things people notice when you suit up. A nice tie sets you apart from others and can easily distinguish you as a classy man. … Continue reading GENTS|4 things to know when choosing a neck tie

Current Trend|Side-striped pants for men

Of all the strange outcomes of menswear’s recent fashionable pieces, the ones that have refused to go and even pretty much broke some major rules as to how they are worn, are the Side-Striped pants. The most pleasing has been the cross-pollination between styles that never used to speak to each other. The side-strip joggers or pants used to belong to the family of sweat … Continue reading Current Trend|Side-striped pants for men

5 ANKARA STYLES THAT WILL TREND FOR LADIES EVERY YEAR

Did you know that there are some styles that will never go?? Yes there are. Apparently, ‘never go’ here doesn’t exactly mean they won’t stop trending, it means as the world revolves, the styles also revolve; same style, different structure. In no particular order, here are 5 fabulous styles that will trend for ladies every year. 1. SLITS The ever loving slit dress never goes … Continue reading 5 ANKARA STYLES THAT WILL TREND FOR LADIES EVERY YEAR

STYLE FOCUS|GABRIEL AKINOSHO IS A SARTORIALIST – ALL MEN’S ICON

A perfect gentleman is defined by his politeness, charisma and lots more, including his sense of style. He can also be called a sartorialist; a gotten from “sartorial” which essentially means to be clad in immaculate, well cut pieces that are perfectly tailored to the body. Most stylish men and women are found to be sartorial and Gabriel Akinosho is one of these people. I … Continue reading STYLE FOCUS|GABRIEL AKINOSHO IS A SARTORIALIST – ALL MEN’S ICON

Effortlessly Gent|5 RULES TO LOOKING DAPPER 

Every non-fashionable man can relate how difficult it can get when trying to keep trends. I’m also very sure all women can relate to the struggle of having a man with a weak sense of fashion. It might be adorable at first but as time goes on, you might start wishing your man looked a little more Noble Igwe and a little less Yul Edochie.  … Continue reading Effortlessly Gent|5 RULES TO LOOKING DAPPER 

Church vibes|Look!!! Queen Beyonce has set a pace we should follow

What’s your take? Do you have an idea what to wear to church this Sunday? Well, as the title implied the Beyonce has set a pace. Well the flora dress seen on Beyonce is such a simplistic beauty and it got us thinking, we would love our readers to try something amazingly beautiful but simple. Now here’s our idea on what to wear to church … Continue reading Church vibes|Look!!! Queen Beyonce has set a pace we should follow

BBARTISTRY’S DEBUT COLLECTION|THE PERFECT BLEND

And this is the first time we are going to see a makeup artist going into the fashion world. Blessing Bashir is a new designer riding on the waves of the metropolitan fashion atmosphere. Her debut collection for her brand BBARTISTRY tagged ‘ THE PERFECT BLEND’ is one filled with so much beauty and is aesthetically appealing to the eyes. According to the designer: The … Continue reading BBARTISTRY’S DEBUT COLLECTION|THE PERFECT BLEND

Girl of the moment| Folawiyo lisa is a boss chick

One of Nigeria’s largest cities, Lagos is one of Africa’s biggest fashion metropolis and has enabled Nigeria earn a recognition as part of the epicenter of global fashion and we have the likes of Folawiyo Lisa of Jewel by Lisa to thank for it. Born and raised in Lagos state, the fashion designer started her fashion line in the early 2000s. Her charming style and … Continue reading Girl of the moment| Folawiyo lisa is a boss chick

How to spot sneakers with dresses and skirts

By simply throwing on a pair of your favourite sneakers on any outfit and it’s automatically a casual one. Sneakers have a way of toning down the fanciest of outfits, and that’s a proven fact. No matter the type, be it sneakers, trainers or converse, they are the most comfortable pair of shoes because the balance between stylishness and comfortability. This comfy footwears are celebrity … Continue reading How to spot sneakers with dresses and skirts

Ankara headwraps

So the sun is up, brightening the morning sky, with no clouds threateningly looming over us. A beautiful weather, beautiful enough to flaunt our headwraps, right?  To be specific- Ankara headwraps. We love a good ankara scarf because they don’t only come in good fabrics and texture but as a plus; in fascinating colours that looks exciting and fascinating. What makes the ankara fabric thick … Continue reading Ankara headwraps

African Street Style Challenge|All You Need To Know.

If you are just hearing about the upcoming Instagram challenge that we are hosting, don’t fret, its not too late to join in. As a matter of fact, if you just stumbled upon this post, then you are right on time. It is tagged the African Street Style Challenge and anyone, I mean anyone can actually participate in the challenge. The first thing you need is … Continue reading African Street Style Challenge|All You Need To Know.

4 STEPS TO ACHIEVING AN EFFECTIVE WARDROBE PURGE

How long has it been since your last wardrobe ruthless purge? We don’t mean removing few things you haven’t worn in a while; we mean taking out everything and starting with stuff you love only. Ages, yeah? Well, we know how hard it can be to ditch items you spent hard-earned cash on. So we have decided to help you with steps to ruthlessly purge … Continue reading 4 STEPS TO ACHIEVING AN EFFECTIVE WARDROBE PURGE

TOP 5|THE STREETS OF ANKARA (THIRD EDITION)

In October 2017, we published the second edition of the Streets of Ankara and here we are six months later with the third edition and as you know, The Streets of Ankara is a periodic article where we feature our top 5 best Ankara street wears from a time period with reasons why we love them. In no maintained order, here are Kayoja Top 5 Ankara … Continue reading TOP 5|THE STREETS OF ANKARA (THIRD EDITION)

HOW TO ROCK VELVET LIKE A BOSS

It has been observed for a while now that the 90s trends are coming back in the fashion world in a major way. First there were the knee socks, then the Birkenstock’s, then the crop tops, and now, velvet. Velvet has always been a luxury fabric that’s difficult to produce, woven of lustrous silk, and with a rich depth of color and texture from the … Continue reading HOW TO ROCK VELVET LIKE A BOSS

KOCHHOUSE | The Year of the Gentleman.

When it comes to fashion for the discerning gentleman, the Nigerian brand that should come to mind is Kochhouse. This brand has over the past couple of years, built and by every right, earned their reputation from crafting classy, contemporary and street styles outfits, which upholds and reflects the styles of a true debonair gentleman. The brand was officially founded in 2012 by Nonye Nkwocha, … Continue reading KOCHHOUSE | The Year of the Gentleman.

28 BEST AFRICAN PRINT SWIMSUITS YOU WOULD LOVE

As the saying goes ‘good things come in small packages‘, for instance African prints swimsuits and bikinis. The world is revolving and so is African fashion; from African print tops, dresses, pants, rompers, jumpsuits all the way to swimsuits and we’re really making waves. Here are a few of our all time best African print swimsuits… Image Credits: Google and Pinterest Continue reading 28 BEST AFRICAN PRINT SWIMSUITS YOU WOULD LOVE

WEAR-AFRICA IS TAKING OVER GENEVA|CHIMAMANDA NGOZI ADICHE’S WEAR NIGERIAN CAMPAIGN

Well in case you didn’t know, the ‘Wear Nigerian’ campaign started in 2016 with the beloved author and activist, Chimamanda Ngozi Adiche. She refers to it as her ‘fashion nationalism‘ and also stated that she just wants to show Nigerian fashion to the world the way it is and not as a museum of traditional African clothes. So far, so well, she has been doing … Continue reading WEAR-AFRICA IS TAKING OVER GENEVA|CHIMAMANDA NGOZI ADICHE’S WEAR NIGERIAN CAMPAIGN

10 ways to style a culottes perfectly

Culottes are a major comeback this season. We know you might not have an idea what they are but we are about to introduce you to a highly fashionable piece and also teach you how to style it. They were originally worn by upper-class European men in the middle ages and used to have a tight closure around the knee. Somewhere along the revolution of … Continue reading 10 ways to style a culottes perfectly

YVONNE CHINELE NWOSU| STYLE CRUSH AND CELEBRITY DESIGNER

The creative director of Vonne couture; Yvonne Chinele Nwosu is in every right a style star. Not much details to share as regards her personal life but there’s a whole lot to be said when it comes to her work as a fashion designer and her personal style. The France born style star, whose fluency in french is of really no surprise, started her female … Continue reading YVONNE CHINELE NWOSU| STYLE CRUSH AND CELEBRITY DESIGNER