African designers · Catwalk · Fashion & Style

Lilo Stitches

"What your seamstress/tailor can do... we can do better", these are the words that mark Lilo Stitches new line of ready to wear Ankara clothing. Made to appeal to lovers of Ankara and African prints, Lilo Stitches designed each piece with modern and stylish aesthetic. A flurry of colors, floral patterns and geometric motif, the… Continue reading Lilo Stitches

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Shop MAJU

MAJU is a women's fashion brand and online clothing store that offers luxury, trendy women's wear. The clothing brand teamed up with Anaere Daniella and Hillz Ese Amros of Beth Model Management, to promote its new releases in a fun editorial. The new release include the Zazie shirt dresses complete with flared long sleeves and… Continue reading Shop MAJU

African Inspired · Fashion & Style · Street style

Fashion Discoveries: When your jacket is all the talking you need

This beautiful brown khaki jacket was worn by Ghanaian beauty entrepreneur, Hamamat, to launch her Shea butter skincare line in New York City. The jacket features wide collars, zips and the most interesting feature are the art scenes of traditional African women preparing food. Hamamat pairs the jacket with an orange colored slip dress, perspex… Continue reading Fashion Discoveries: When your jacket is all the talking you need

African Beauty · Events · Fashion & Style

Beverly Naya is our Mid-week Style Crush

Beverly Naya is serving major "win win" goals in this gown by Lanre da Silva Ajayi. The actress attended the premier event for the movie, Cold Feet in the custom made gown. Featuring puffy sleeves, cold shoulders and a train, the gown is a beautifully designed to accentuate Beverly's hour glass silhouette. The color is… Continue reading Beverly Naya is our Mid-week Style Crush

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Beauty is pain: Welcome to the Met

In a Look What You Made Me Do moment, Kim Kardashian West revealed to Vogue that she took corset breathing lessons to fit into her Thierry Mugler custom designed dress for the Met. The Met Gala preparation took seven whole months and the expertise of fitness coach Melissa Alcanta, fashion designer Thierry Mugler, corset maker… Continue reading Beauty is pain: Welcome to the Met

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The Nomadic Collection

This collection matches comfort to style, athletisure,to kung-fu inspiration. I like that pieces from the collection are designed to be free and cut in such a way that it allows for free flow of air. Instead of flats and sneakers, I think of six inch silver strap heels as perfect accompanying footwear for each look… Continue reading The Nomadic Collection

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Celebrity Fashion – What to wear on a hot date

When undecided on what to wear, Pinterest, Instagram and celebrity fashion sites come in handy for fashion and style inspirations. While we are improving on the style lessons, Nigerian media personality and style influencer, Dabota Lawson is showing us how to wear gold. Dabota shared these photos on Instagram. She wore an Erica Moore embellished… Continue reading Celebrity Fashion – What to wear on a hot date

African designers · Catwalk · Fashion & Style

Dear George

"Dear George"  is Ituen Basi's collection presented at the Arise Fashion Week 2019. Unlike the affectionate title given to this collection, the collection is anything but that. It speaks of colors, style, affirmations of self independence, self worth, positivity and financial freedom. The collection which comprises khaki inspired puffy jackets, knitted skirts, sheer blouses and… Continue reading Dear George

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Sima Brew’s Desire Collection

Sima Brew is famous for her bridal wears. The fact that she swings the traditional white bridal wear with African traditional bridal wear in enriched, innovative styles is one of her major fashion and style points. The Ghanaian fashion designer is delivering on a new collection with finer and more polished details and designs. The… Continue reading Sima Brew’s Desire Collection

African designers · Fashion & Style

87 Origins

87 Origins is a Nigerian contemporary fashion brand based in Lagos, Nigeria. The brand offers women and men's wear in what it describes as "understated and modern". 87 Origins celebrated its 3rd anniversary yesterday and in anticipation of the event released a series of fashion pieces for its female and male customers. This new release… Continue reading 87 Origins