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Man learns to swim by being tossed into life’s maelstrom and left to make his way ashore. No youth can learn to sail his life-craft in a lake sequestered and sheltered from all the storms, where other vessels never come. Skill comes through sailing one’s craft amidst rocks and bars and opposing fleets, amidst storms… Continue reading Thoughts 💭

Accessories · Fashion & Style

Chloe’s Tess Bags

The Tess Bag is a refined saddle bag by Chloé, defined as "an expression of Maison codes made modern". The Tess Bag is round shaped, made from fine calfskin leather and vinyl, and has double straps. It's sleek features include a gold metallic ring hardware, seasonal colors and an embroidery of small horse motifs. The… Continue reading Chloe’s Tess Bags

beauty · News

Nigeria’s Most Beautiful Ghana 2018

Nigeria's Most Beautiful Ghana is a beauty selection for Ghana based Nigerian ladies. The 2018 edition is tagged the "Diva Edition", and is for Nigerian Divas based in Ghana. The beauty selection is now open for qualified contestants who are interested in participating. The winner will be the brand's next Nigerian Beauty Ambassador in Ghana.

Fashion & Style · Runway

Dice Kayek Pre-Fall 2018 Collection

Sophisticated, chic and a modern stand-out style, Dice Kayek's Pre-Fall 2018 Collection tucks into the right places. It has a stand-out flair, signature details and beautiful colors ready-made for business meetings and appointments. But then, I will allow you to admire the collection.

Videos 📹

Movie Trailers: Whitney

Whitney (2018) Release Date: July 6, 2018 On Disc/Streaming: October 16, 2018 Genre: Documentary, Music, Biography Director: Kevin Macdonald Studio: Miramax and Roadside Attractions I remember watching the movie, The Bodyguard, starring Whitney Houston and Kevin Costner in our old old video player. I was too young to understand the turbulent love and fights and… Continue reading Movie Trailers: Whitney

African designers · Fashion & Style · Runway

Duro Olowu: Spring/Summer 2019 Collection

Duro Olowu's showcase for its Spring/Summer 2019 Collection was a more private viewing of the brand's latest work. The collection is a splash of vibrant colors, with the gold colored, leaf motif curtains serving as the perfect backdrop for the viewing.Duro Olowu's classic cuts, refined style and artistic presentation sets this collection in a league… Continue reading Duro Olowu: Spring/Summer 2019 Collection

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Be not afraid to pray—to pray is right. Pray if thou canst, with hope; but ever pray Though hope be weak, or sick with long delay; Pray in the darkness, if there be no light. Far is the time, remote from human sight, When war and discord on earth shall cease: Yet every prayer for… Continue reading Thoughts 💭

Fashion & Style · Runway

JLUX LABEL’s Textures and Tones Fall ’18 Collection

I like this collection because it has muted earth tone colors, because of it's use of knitted fabrics that beautifully transforms the simple, comfort material into stylish and sexy pieces. The Texture and Tone collection is a combination of knitted wool, lace and cotton, designed for the fashionable on trend woman. There are sequined tights… Continue reading JLUX LABEL’s Textures and Tones Fall ’18 Collection

Magazines · News

The Year Of Fenty

Allure Magazine's 2018 Special Issue, celebrates the Fenty empire and its resounding success in the year 2018. For its cover, Allure Magazine stars the Face of Fenty, it's owner and founder, Rihanna. Allure chronicled Rihanna's music and acting careers, her one in a million style reinventions and attitudes, and the success of her ever growing… Continue reading The Year Of Fenty

African designers · Bridals · Fashion & Style

The Bloom Bridesmaids

The Bloom Bridesmaids Collection is the work of House of Dorothy Bridals, a Nigerian bridal fashion label. With an aim at dressing the bridesmaids as well as the brides, the Bloom Bridesmaids Collection affords, beautiful stylish options for the bride's second-in-command. The collection come in a wide range of bold colors, and according to the… Continue reading The Bloom Bridesmaids

Accessories · Fashion & Style

Fashion Discoveries: The Wood Life Collection

The Wood Life Collection designs and creates earrings. Not just earrings but the most delightful, artistic, statement earrings made from wood. The earrings are everything you need to to make a statement and feel glam in, and its so easy to fall in love with the fun colorful accessories. Designed with catchy and inspirational tags… Continue reading Fashion Discoveries: The Wood Life Collection

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Thoughts 💭

In the hour of distress and misery the eye of every mortal turns to friendship; in the hour of gladness and conviviality, what is your want? It is friendship. When the heart overflows with gratitude or with other sweet and sacred sentiment, what is the word to which it would give utterance? A friend. —Walter… Continue reading Thoughts 💭

Lifestyle

Food 🍲 Inspo 5: Fresh Salad with Irish Potatoes

Irish Potatoes again? I am thinking that too. Good day everyone and welcome to my food inspo and try-out sessions. I have a simple fresh salad dish for you here, mixed with cooked Irish potatoes. This was an experimental dish and I like how it turned out. I was to serve the salad with banana… Continue reading Food 🍲 Inspo 5: Fresh Salad with Irish Potatoes

Accessories · beauty · Celebrity fashion · Events · Fashion & Style · Footwear · Magazines · Runway

Celebrity Weekend Style Recap

  Adut Akech walked the runway for Marc Jacobs Spring/Summer '19 show at the NYFW, in a tiered lemon green dress, paired with a fascinator, box bag and black sequin tights. Beyoncé and Jay-Z' s On the Run Tour II made a stop at Houston and with the tour's usual fascinating performances, came Beyoncé's style… Continue reading Celebrity Weekend Style Recap

Bridals · Photography

“That One Wedding Dress”

"That One Wedding Dress", is a product of the combined work of photographer @anny_robert, hair accessory and milliner, @thelexash, and bridal wear brand, Elizabeth and Lace Bridals. The shoot is a bridal editorial, featuring a pink, V-shaped, strapless bodice ball gown by Elizabeth and Lace Bridals and a floral hair accessory by @thelexash. It features… Continue reading “That One Wedding Dress”

Events · Fashion & Style · News · Runway

The NYFW And The Interesting Shows We Didn’t Miss

We didn't miss Rihanna's Fenty fashion show, which showcased her lingerie line Savage X Fenty's new collection. Fenty was among the brands that showcased their latest collections on Wednesday, a list which includes Oscar de la Renta, Naeem Khan, Dan Liu, Tome and Gabriel Hearst. This year's New York Fashion Week (NYFW) will be remembered… Continue reading The NYFW And The Interesting Shows We Didn’t Miss

Inspirational

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She learned To make love to herself In the way she puts on her clothes In the way she bathes In the way she cooks and eats In the way she writes In the way she cleans In the way she walks In the way she touches herself In the way she lives She lets… Continue reading Thoughts 💭

beauty · makeup · Videos 📹

Tweak, Define, Conceal, Brow.

Interested in a defined natural eyebrow? This make-up video tutorial, by @keshiaeast_ and shared on her Instagram page, gives you a simple eyebrow routine for when you want definition, natural and full for your eyebrows. Stay beautiful.

African designers · Fashion & Style · Runway

NYFW – AZANIA

South African designer, David Tlale's fashion showcase in New York city was an intriguing, exciting and beautiful display. David Tlale continues to bring more to his collections, and yesterday was one of them. Showcased in two locations, Times Square and the Highline, David Tlale's Azania Collection's was displayed in the streets and had pedestrians as… Continue reading NYFW – AZANIA

Accessories · African designers · Fashion & Style

A Newly Discovered Treasure – Adubea Jensen’s ‘LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL’

I always admired the handbags I saw in my mom's old 'youngy' pictures. Some of them were made from wood, flexible bamboo, beads and plastic. I remember getting to see a real life handbag of the same type in my aunt's place; it was rectangular with flaps and a wooden handle, in red and black… Continue reading A Newly Discovered Treasure – Adubea Jensen’s ‘LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL’

Inspirational

Thoughts 💭

I weigh the sea I weigh the storm I weigh a thousand stories long. I weigh my mother's fortitude and my father's eyes I weigh the way they look at me with pride I weigh strength and fearless and the warrior in me. I weigh all the pain and trauma that made me see that… Continue reading Thoughts 💭

beauty · makeup · Photography

Beauty Editorial by Bibyonce x Felix Crown

Nigerian-based beauty, fashion and lifestyle photography brand, Felix Crown Fotogragfi, has released a beauty editorial termed KHAH-LAY-SEE. The beauty editorial, KHAH-LAY-SEE is a product of make-up artist Bibyonce and Felix Crown, and features @thewhitemelanin as its muse. For the shoot, Bibyonce used cosmetic brands like Fenty Beauty and Zaron Cosmetics. KHAH-LAY-SEE is inspired by the… Continue reading Beauty Editorial by Bibyonce x Felix Crown

Fashion & Style · News · Uncategorized

Noonoouri

  I was at Zuahir Murad's official Instagram page yesterday, when I saw Noonoouri for the first time. She was wearing, a gold beaded backless A line dress from Zuhair Murad's Fall/Winter 18/19 Haute Couture Collection. There were some other great pictures of her, that made me decide to check her out. Noonoouri is described… Continue reading Noonoouri

Events · Fashion & Style

The Museum Of Fashion And Lace Showcases Zuhair Murad’s Beautiful Lace Designs

Pieces from the Zuahir Murad Spring/Summer '17 Collection where among the designs to be displayed at the "Haute Dentelle" designer lace exhibition at the Museum of Fashion and Lace Calais, France. Zuahir Murad pieces showcased at the exhibition include, a see-through long sleeved metallic lace dress with crystal studded chromatic bursts and raised ruffles, held… Continue reading The Museum Of Fashion And Lace Showcases Zuhair Murad’s Beautiful Lace Designs

Inspirational

Thoughts 💭

i do not want to have you to fill the empty parts of me i want to be full on my own i want to fill so complete i could light a whole city and then i want to have you cause the two of us combined could set it on fire. —@rupikaur. This image… Continue reading Thoughts 💭

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He is void of true taste who strives to have his house admired by decorating it with showish outside; but to adorn our character by gentleness of a communicative temper is a proof of good taste and good nature. —Epictetus. This image does not belong to Belijose's Fashion Hauz.

Fashion & Style · Magazines · Photography

Throwback Photos

@the_real_iman shared these throwback photos from a 2014 W Magazine photoshoot starring, Rihanna, Naomi Campbell, Olivier Rousteing. The shoot was directed by Edward Enniful, who was the Fashion and Style Director of W Magazine at the time, now Editor-in-chief of British Vogue. Along with the photos, Iman, also shared all the behind the scene details… Continue reading Throwback Photos

beauty · Fashion & Style · Footwear · Photography · Runway · Street style

Fashion’s Best Looks This Week

All across the world, everyday, fashion makes its. On the streets, at events, on the runway, at institutions and many more; a tie is knotted differently, a scarf assumes another role, pairs of finger rings are made to clash, a new hairstyle is made, and it's Beyoncé's birthday. These are some of our favorite looks… Continue reading Fashion’s Best Looks This Week

African designers · Bridals · Fashion & Style · Runway

Autumn/Winter 18/19 Collection – Memoirs of the Fearless

When you think, that you have seen all that sheer has to offer, Uju Estello opens up a box and says "Wait! There's more". Using lace, illusion fabric and sheer, Uju Estello has designed a beautiful range of nude inspired pieces for brides. This is an absolutely amazeballs collection and what I love about it,… Continue reading Autumn/Winter 18/19 Collection – Memoirs of the Fearless

Videos 📹

Movie Trailers: Lionheart

Lionheart Premier: Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) September 6, 2018 Genre: Drama, Family Director: Genevieve Nnaji Producer: Chinny Onwugbenu Studio: The Entertainment Network Duration: 95 minutes Production Company: The Entertainment Network Lionheart marks Genevieve Nnaji's directorial debut. For her directorial debut in this 95 minutes movie, Genevieve Nnaji was listed in the August 27, 2018… Continue reading Movie Trailers: Lionheart

Fashion & Style · Inspirational · Magazines · Videos 📹

Victoria Beckham – A Decade Of Elegance

Why are we here today? "Today, we are here at Vogue, and we are shooting a cover story, celebrating the rich and inspiring history of one of the most enduring style icons of all time - Me, Victoria Beckham." Watching Victoria Beckham define herself in the above words, with such boldness and confidence will remain… Continue reading Victoria Beckham – A Decade Of Elegance

Inspirational

Thoughts 💭

Be patient! O, be patient! Put your ear against the earth; Listen there how noiselessly the germ o’ the seed has birth— How noiselessly and gently it upheaves its little way, Till it parts the scarcely broken ground, and the blade stands up in day. Be patient! O, be patient!—though yet our hopes are green,… Continue reading Thoughts 💭

African designers · Fashion & Style · Runway

Belangelique – Summer Vibes Collection 2018

Summer Vibes is Belangelique's 2018 Summer Clothing Collection. Although a late, release, Belangelique gives us a reason to look forward to next year whilst also serving winning summer chic inspirations. It's all about bright colours in this collection by the Nigerian fashion label, who has in the past offered offered trendy and fashionable clothings to… Continue reading Belangelique – Summer Vibes Collection 2018

Fashion & Style · News

The Incoming Virtual World Of The Runway

Balmain is taking the lead in virtual reality models with a recent release of three Computer Generated Imagery (CGI) models to join the fashion brand's long list of Balmain army.   The three all-female models represent a diverse mix of people. Shudu, Margot and Zhi will model the brand's coming fall clothing campaign along with… Continue reading The Incoming Virtual World Of The Runway

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Happiness is through helpfulness. Every morning let us build a booth to shelter some one from life’s fierce heat. Every noon let us dig some life-spring for thirsty lips. —Newell Dwight Hillis. This image does not belong to Belijose's Fashion Hauz.

African Beauty · African designers · African Inspired · Events · Fashion & Style · News

Female Celebrity Photos from the AMVCA 2018

The 6th Annual Africa Magic Video Choice Awards 2018 was held on Saturday at the Eko Hotels and Suites, Lagos. Among the attendees were celebrities from Music, Film and Television across Africa. Styling and designing from major Nigerian and African fashion brands and stylists such as Iyabo Ojo, Tiannah Styling, Nonnistic Fashion, Africcana, Hyperfashun, Noble… Continue reading Female Celebrity Photos from the AMVCA 2018

Accessories · African designers · Fashion & Style

A Modest Work-Wear Collection by Amnas

Amnas releases stylish but modest clothings designed to suit the tastes of every woman. I cannot forget the uniqueness and soft elegance of the brand's 2018 Ramadan Collection which featured neatly pleated sleeves, tassel embellishments, embroidery in neutral hues and rich fabric. It was modeled by Nigerian style influencer, Hanifar Abubakar. See - Amans’s 2018 Ramadan… Continue reading A Modest Work-Wear Collection by Amnas

makeup · News

A. Human – September 5

Will you consider modifying your body each day just to accessorize? A Human is a self-acclaimed fashion brand that encourages body modifications on the daily, "where self expression is not defined by what you put on your body but how you change your body". A. Human believes in a future where humans can be able… Continue reading A. Human – September 5

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Thoughts 💭

Surely, the only true knowledge of our fellow man is that which enables us to feel with him, which gives us a fine ear for the heart-pulses that are beating under the mere clothes of circumstance and opinion. —George Elliott. This image does not belong to Belijose's Fashion Hauz.

Inspirational

Thoughts 💭

Revenge is an act of style. For all practical matters, no one is known to have come back from the dead after being avenged in the name of justice. However so, man can fight anything by its nature. An eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth will forever make better grammatical balance than… Continue reading Thoughts 💭

Fashion & Style · Footwear · Runway

Autumn/Winter ’18 Collection: Jimmy Choo

Showcased by supermodels Joan Smalls, Lily Aldridge and Rosie Huntington Whiteley, Jimmy Choo's Autumn/Winter '18 Footwear Collection has an option for its customers "no matter your style". With suede, leather, polka-dot tulle and lace on offer for its customers, Jimmy Choo offers its latest perfect offerings in boots, pumps, flats and sneakers. The collection is… Continue reading Autumn/Winter ’18 Collection: Jimmy Choo

African designers · African Inspired · Swimwear

The Indi Hues Collection by Byfyne

African swimwear favorite, Byfyne recently released a new collection, Indi Hues. Like collections before it, the Indi Hues Collection features shades of vibrant colors, motifs resembling African white-chalk tribal marks and pieces of African prints. Indi Hues has more swimsuits than its sister collections and a bit more brighter but definitely as sexy and bold… Continue reading The Indi Hues Collection by Byfyne

African designers · African Inspired · Fashion & Style · Runway

G. R. A. C. E by Queen E. Collection

Queen E. Collection is a Nigerian fashion line based in New York City and has Ms. Janet Jackson among its list of clients. The fashion line which carters to female and male customers recently released the G. R. A. C. E by Queen E. Collection, an acronym which means Greatness, Resilience, Assurance, Confidence and Excellence.… Continue reading G. R. A. C. E by Queen E. Collection