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Google+ post by designboom

https://plus.google.com/+designboom/posts/6LUM8PrmtK9 Chairs? Yes 👍. So unrelated... I get it. But I love everything design and interior designing has been something I have been considering doing for a long time. Long story short 😃, I am excited for these pieces. Cool, minimal, a beautiful addition to any space.

beauty · Hair · Videos 📹

Video Tutorial: Going Blonde a Professional Way

Commendable Fashion Sense, @commendablefashionsense is fast becoming my go-to for fashion inspiration videos. The videos on the page are as mind blowing as they are creative and relatively easy to recreate. This is a professional hair makeover video by Robson Peluquero, using Robson Peluquero products. In the video, the hairstylist transforms a black, medium length… Continue reading Video Tutorial: Going Blonde a Professional Way

Fashion & Style · Magazines · Photography

Vogue Arabia’s November Cover

The November 2018 Cover of Vogue Arabia was photographed by Chris Colls and starrs supermodel, actress, cultural innovator and activist, Naomi Campbell. Interviewed by Selina Julien and styled by LeJenke, the November Issue of Vogue Arabia charts Naomi Campbell's fascinating and successful career in fashion, her philanthropic works, family and future. For the fashion magazine,… Continue reading Vogue Arabia’s November Cover

African designers · Fashion & Style · Runway

Lady Biba’s Lady in Line Collection

Nigeria's Lady Biba has designed a new, chic collection for the Lady Boss. Titled Lady in Line, the collection's campaign features, ex beauty queen and model, Powede Awujo as its muse. According to the brand's Instagram page, the collection is made up of structured dresses that flatter each every woman and is inspired by lines,… Continue reading Lady Biba’s Lady in Line Collection

Music ▶

Mp3: I’ll never love again

I'll never love again is from Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper's A Star is Born musical film. It is different from Lady Gaga's love songs, it is soulful, deep, heartbreaking and a lot like what Whitney Houston would have sounded like. I remember sharing this song with my sister, Nnenna who is an avid Lady… Continue reading Mp3: I’ll never love again

Fashion & Style · Runway

LaQuan Smith x ASOS

La Quan Smith presents its latest collection; a collaborative work between the US based luxury women's wear brand, with ASOS, one of the most popular high street brands in the UK. The collection was released on November 1st, 2018. With LaQuan Smith and ASOS new collaboration, we are reminded of Rihanna's custom made netted-maxi dress… Continue reading LaQuan Smith x ASOS

Footwear · Inspirational

The Lazy Girl’s Fluffy Sunday

With a pair of Sergio Rossi's fluffy slippers, putting your feet up is a long comfortable sigh of relief  It is the lazy girl's go-to for a comfy, relaxed weekend watching NCIS. Find your pair of Sergio Rossi's slippers at sergiorossi.com Photo Source:  @sergiorossi

Fashion & Style · Runway

The Party wear Capsule Collection

Balmain's latest capsule collection is a 10 piece wonder, designed for the coming festive season. The new collection is inspired by some of Olivier Rousteing's famous, signature pieces, incorporating details such as the brand's famed braided and beaded designs. The capsule collection is an exclusive collection for luxury online shopping store, Mytheresa. From its simple… Continue reading The Party wear Capsule Collection

Fashion & Style

Pop of Color by Lia

Pop of Color by Lia is a clothing store that offers unique and elegant women's clothing ranging from Haute Couture looks to street style. With bold, colorful and beautiful ready to wear designs, the store has since October of this year, been displaying its newest releases. Modeled by @miss_lioma and photographed by @72_photography, the new… Continue reading Pop of Color by Lia

Fashion & Style · Runway · Videos 📹

Chic Couture Online- Season of Decadence

In time for the festive season, Chic Couture Online a women's wear retail store has released a fashion campaign for its 2018 Holiday Collection. The collection titled Season of Decadence will be released on the 12th of November 2018. The collection features sequined, stylish dresses, pants and crop tops, mini dresses and jumpsuits. The collection… Continue reading Chic Couture Online- Season of Decadence

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Thoughts 💭

Be good at the depths of you, and you will discover that those who surround you will be good even to the same depths. Therein lies a force that has no name; a spiritual rivalry that has no resistance. —Maurice Maeterlinck. This image does not belong to BeliJose's Fashion Hauz.

African designers · Events · News

GTBank Fashion Weekend

Guaranty Trust Bank is hosting its annual fashion weekend two days from today, the 10th and 11th of November, 2018. The event will showcase runway shows from some of Africa's finest designers and master classes which will feature discussions on topics ranging from fashion, beauty, design and trends, all from designers, fashion stylists, fashion editors… Continue reading GTBank Fashion Weekend

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Thoughts 💭

i had a dream i flew to the heavens and asked the Creator, "what is love?" the Creator looked at me and smiled. "love is not a what," she answered. "love is a who." "a who?" i asked, head perching like a bird. the Creator laughed, her beautiful lips spreading into a lovely smile. "yes.… Continue reading Thoughts 💭

beauty · Cosmetics · Videos 📹

Video Tutorial: Nail Art Decoration

  This video was shared on Instagram by @commonsensefashion. It's a simple DIY video on nail decoration by @laxmi_nails. I hope it is as useful for you as it is intended. This video does not belong to BeliJose's Fashion Hauz.

Lifestyle · Photography

Food 🍲 Inspo 7: Easy Plantain Porridge

This is an easy to-do meal, and I served it for breakfast this morning. It was supposed to be fried plantain and vegetable sauce, but I just mixed everything together to see how it would go. It turned out really well. Aside mixing the plantain and sauce together, I tweaked a few of the regular… Continue reading Food 🍲 Inspo 7: Easy Plantain Porridge

Accessories · Fashion & Style

Fashion Discoveries: Made from Pineapples

The Edun bag is a stylishly designed, small handbag with wooden handles. The Edun bag is one of the many fashion accessories developed by Piñatex by Ananas Anam (@pinatex). Piñatex by Ananas Anam is an innovative, cruelty free, nature friendly and socially responsible company that creates a softer, pliable, flexible and breathable, leather-like material from… Continue reading Fashion Discoveries: Made from Pineapples

African designers · Events · Fashion & Style · Runway

Style of the Day

Modeled by Shitta Bey (@adukebey_), this studded PVC dress from Tokyo James Spring/Summer 2019 Collection is our style of the day. The look was photographed by Lagos based photographer and creative director, Femi Alabede (@the.alfe) at the just concluded 2018 Heineken Lagos Fashion Week. The dress features a zip up detail, high collars, and a… Continue reading Style of the Day

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That man may last, but never lives, Who much receives, but nothing gives; Whom none can love, whom none can thank,— Creation’s blot, creation’s blank. —Thomas Gibbons. This image does not belong to BeliJose's Fashion Hauz.

Accessories · beauty · Fashion & Style · Videos 📹

The Fiorever Collection by Bvlgari

The Fiorever Collection is inspired by Bvlgari's rich, sparkling and unique heritage pieces. According to the jewellery house, "the Fiorever Collection immortalizes the flower, an enchanting emblem that captures the Roman passion for life." With the floral inspired designs, the diamond encrusted pieces come in gold and silver colors. The collection consists of brooches, finger… Continue reading The Fiorever Collection by Bvlgari

African designers · Fashion & Style · Photography · Runway

Sisiano,’As Though They Were Aristocrats’

I don't really know if aristocratic is the word I will use here, but this collection is 💯 lit. It's beautiful, chic and classy, modern look with soft color combinations and splashes of vivid, vibrant colors. This is Sisiano's Spring/Summer 2019 Collection, titled 'As Though They Were Aristocrats'. The collection includes wide leg pants, palazzo… Continue reading Sisiano,’As Though They Were Aristocrats’

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Blessed are they who have the gift of making friends, for it is one of God’s best gifts. It involves many things, but above all, the power of going out of oneself and seeing and appreciating whatever is noble and loving in another. —Thomas Hughes. This image does not belong to BeliJose's Fashion Hauz.

African designers · Fashion & Style · Runway

Moofa’s Designs at the Glitz Africa Fashion Week 2018

It's been weeks already, but this collection is cool and beautiful and worth talking about in the Hauz. Titled '2 Sides To A Story', this collection was showcased at the just concluded Glitz Africa Fashion Week 2018 at Accra, Ghana. An incorporation of bold sequined looks with dark muted colors, Moofa's collection is eye catching… Continue reading Moofa’s Designs at the Glitz Africa Fashion Week 2018

Fashion & Style · Inspirational · Lifestyle · Videos 📹

Instyle’s Woman with Desk and Chair

Jennifer's Lopez's Guide to Reinventing Yourself is an adorable, smile face, fun video involving serious talk. The video is for Instyle Magazine's Woman with desk and chair, and features J'Lo in a belted, white kimono with red and blue patterns and a pair of green velvet ankle boots. The 5 Step serious talk is summarized… Continue reading Instyle’s Woman with Desk and Chair

African designers · Fashion & Style · Photography · Runway

Backstage Photos from the Heineken Lagos Fashion Week 2018.

The Heineken Lagos Fashion Week 2018 was held in Lagos, Nigeria between the 24th to 27th of October, 2018. These are backstage photos from the event photographed by Trevor Stuurman, @trevor_sturrman. They include looks from designers, DNA by Iconic Invanity, Nack Apparel, Cynthia Abila, Deola Sagoe, Sunny Rose, Maxhosa, Nkwo, Fruche, Xii Glover and Adama… Continue reading Backstage Photos from the Heineken Lagos Fashion Week 2018.

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Thoughts 💭

  The thing that goes the farthest Toward making life worth while, That costs the least, and does the most, Is just a pleasant smile. That smile that bubbles from a heart That loves its fellow men Will drive away the cloud of gloom And coax the sun again. —Anonymous. This image belongs to BeliJose's… Continue reading Thoughts 💭

Fashion & Style · Runway

Kendall +Kylie 2018 Holiday Collection

Sisters, Kendall and Kylie recently released their 2018 Holiday Collection. The reality TV stars own the eponymous clothing label, and has been partnering with US based clothing and retail brand Pac Sun, since 2013. The Kendall + Kylie 2018 Holiday Collection is designed for teens and young adults. The collection includes a green cable knit… Continue reading Kendall +Kylie 2018 Holiday Collection

African designers · beauty · Cosmetics · Events · Fashion & Style · Runway · Videos 📹

Revlon x Maju

Maju is a Nigerian clothing brand that designs "Effortlessly Chic Clothing". In partnership with cosmetic and beauty brand, Revlon Nigeria, Maju is releasing a new, chic, beautiful and stylish COLLECTION titled, the Live Boldly Collection. The collection will be unveiled at the Grand Ballroom, Eko Hotels and Suites Lagos on Sunday, 4th November 2018. Inspired… Continue reading Revlon x Maju

Accessories · beauty · Celebrity fashion · Fashion & Style

Look of the Week

Rachel Finch is our Look of the week. Dressed in a two-piece floral ensemble by Cue, the model and Myer Ambassador looked incredible and freshly chic. Rachel Finch was spotted wearing the ensemble yesterday, at the Melbourne Cup Carnival where she played Mc. The look comprises of a coattails inspired, sleeveless blazer and a matching… Continue reading Look of the Week

beauty · Celebrity fashion · Fashion & Style · Hair

Halloween Special: Beyoncé et Phoni Braxton

What to be for Halloween? Beyoncé's recent Halloween posts has at the time of preparing this blog post, a total of 2, 819, 688 likes on Instagram. For Halloween, the music star payed homage to Toni Braxton by channeling the singer's 1993 look on the cover of "Another Sad Love Song". "Another Sad Love Song"… Continue reading Halloween Special: Beyoncé et Phoni Braxton

Accessories · African designers · African Inspired · Fashion & Style · Photography

Where Photography Meets Accessories

This fashion and photography editorial is by Nigerian photographer, Tope Adenola of @tope_horpload; handcrafted accessories designer, Yvette Nicole Nkhoma of @two.in.one.accessories; model and poet, Manka John; and makeup artist, Grâcïé Chërìé Máls of @cherie_mals. The editorial features the works of these artists, will emphasis on showcasing the handcrafted, beaded and metallic jewelry works of Yvette… Continue reading Where Photography Meets Accessories

African designers · Fashion & Style · Runway

New Month, New Pieces

Wanni Fuga's clothings are simple, have class and style. The Nigerian brand's series of new releases embody the brand's signature style. The Nabir set, the Dary wrap set, the Twist dress, the Kano sets, PJ, Buba, Pina sets all include restocked pieces and entirely new releases. The collection makes a great look for the office,… Continue reading New Month, New Pieces

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Thoughts 💭

No one could tell me where my Soul might be, I searched for God, but God eluded me. I sought my brother out, and found all three. —Ernest H. Crosby. This image does not belong to BeliJose's Fashion Hauz.

African designers · Fashion & Style · Runway

The Curvy Life

The Curvy Life is known for its plus-sized dresses. They are different. The label creates and brings to life, some of what plus sized women see in magazines. Time after time, the Curvy Life has continued to astound customers, investors and designers with their designs. For the Glitz African Fashion Week, The Curvy Life highlights… Continue reading The Curvy Life

Hair · Videos 📹

Video Tutorial: Wearing Wigs a Cool Way

This was shared on Instagram by @commonsensefashion. It's a DIY video tutorial showing a cool way of wearing wigs to achieve frontals with your natural hair. The video was made by @caro_losada. Watch below:

beauty · Bridals · Fashion & Style · Hair · Lifestyle

Beautifully Different

In our world, we sometimes find something that is quite out of the ordinary, like a traditional Japanese robe in a wedding instead of a white wedding gown. When I see weddings between Nigerians and other nationals, I often wonder what goes on in their minds when they see and wear our Aso-ebi, Agbada or… Continue reading Beautifully Different

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People of God are we. Who can defy us? Basking under a thousand suns of hope. With steely resolve, With fearless step. Today we set forth To write our destiny. —Dhoom 3 (Movie). This image does not belong to BeliJose's Fashion Hauz.

Bridals · Runway

London 2019 Bridal Collection by Lior Chachy

This is not a Cinderella story, it is a modern story of romance, beauty, sensuality, magic and lace. It is the London 2019 Bridal Collection by Lior Chachy. This collection features detailed lace and embroidery work and come in white color. Lior Chachy's latest collection is not the usual bridal look; this collection pushes the… Continue reading London 2019 Bridal Collection by Lior Chachy

Celebrity fashion · Fashion & Style · Lifestyle · Magazines · Photography

Veronica Odeka @ 40

Nigeria's weekly style magazine, This Day Style has released its most recent style issue dated Sunday, October 28 2018. This week's issue celebrates the style career of Nigerian stylist and influencer, Veronica Odeka. The issue also highlights Veronica's 8 years in fashion and her fashion and style contributions over the span of her career. The… Continue reading Veronica Odeka @ 40

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You don't need all things You think you need Together do all the things You feel called to do. You have all you need, right now right here — Now go make life beautiful. —Tess Guinery. This image does not belong to BeliJose's Fashion Hauz.

Fashion & Style · Footwear · Runway

A 5 Days of the Week Look from Pretah

Luxury women's wear brand, Pretah presented its Spring/Summer 2019 Collection at the Angola Fashion Week 2018. The collection was photographed by @deliciocosta_photography. The collection is a retro, stylish look; instead of prim and trim, Pretah's Spring/Summer 2019 Collection went for loosely fit but elegant with ostrich feathers, fringe and layered details. My best look from… Continue reading A 5 Days of the Week Look from Pretah

beauty · Cosmetics · Videos 📹

The Rouge Dior Ultra Rouge Campaign Starring Noonoouri

The Rouge Dior Ultra Rouge lip paint come in 4 beautiful red shades - the 999 Ultra Dior, the 851 Ultra Shock, the 770 Ultra Love, and the 777 Ultra Star. According to Peter Phillips, @peterphillipsmakeup, the creative and image director of the Dior makeup, the new Rouge Dior Ultra Rouge is luminous, bold, a… Continue reading The Rouge Dior Ultra Rouge Campaign Starring Noonoouri

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Thoughts 💭

Of all the passions, jealousy is that which exacts the hardest service, and pays the bitterest wages. Its service is to watch the success of one’s enemy; its wages to be sure of it. —C. C. Colton. This image does not belong to BeliJose's Fashion Hauz.

African designers · Fashion & Style · Runway

The Artistic Exquisite Lines Collection

Trish O Couture, a Nigerian women's wear clothing brand has released a ready to wear collection, the Artistic Collection. Modeled by actor and fashion stylist, Leona Chidolue and @ochimbia, the new collection photographed by Tranformaz Studios, is bold, eye catching and elegant. I like that this collection is modeled by curvy women. Although I think,… Continue reading The Artistic Exquisite Lines Collection

African designers · beauty · Fashion & Style · Hair · makeup · Photography

Khloris

Khloris is a fashion, hair, beauty and photography editorial by Nigeria's Gbemi Jegede of Beevee_ Emporium, Ireti Edun of Tea.Styles, Teju Adekunle of Beauty by Tejj, and Tosin Junaid of Junaid Photography, with an assist from photographer, Alli Akinwande. Starring model, Esther Ajayi, the editorial's focus is on presenting art, originality and highlighting the skills… Continue reading Khloris

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Thoughts 💭

Alone I can 'Say' but together we can 'Talk'. Alone I can 'Enjoy' but together we can 'Celebrate'. Alone I can 'Smile' but together we can 'Laugh'. That's the beauty of Human Relationships. We are nothing without each other. —Facebook Learning Petals. This image does not belong to BeliJose's Fashion Hauz.

beauty · Videos 📹

Dior J’Adore Absolu Perfume Campaign

Diorparfums presents the Dior J'Adore perfume campaign. The new campaign starrs Charlize Theron and airs on the 28th of this month. The Dior J'Adore Absolu perfume is a reinvention of the classic fragrance with tuberose, jasmine and damask rose blend. Shot by Romain Gavras, the new Absolu fragrance is "... An ode to women, all… Continue reading Dior J’Adore Absolu Perfume Campaign