Accessories · Fashion & Style

Fashion Discoveries: Inocencia Bucket Bag

The Inocencia Bucket Bag is a beautifully crafted bucket bag made from Macrame yarn and Crochet thread carefully and delicately woven by Colombian women. Designed and made by Noi Stores, a Houston, Texas based fashion store, the bucket bag is in a line of carefully hand crafted crochet bags that includes, the Guaimaral bag, the… Continue reading Fashion Discoveries: Inocencia Bucket Bag

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African designers · Catwalk · Fashion & Style

“Freedom is in being Bold”

A line of work inspired clothing by Angolan fashion designer Pretah, Freedom is in being Bold consists of jumpsuits, dungarees, mid-rif blouses, gowns and skirts that are upscale, stylish and sophisticated. The line of ready to wear clothing comes in beautiful colors and tartan, floral and plaid patterns. It consists of easy to wear, easy… Continue reading “Freedom is in being Bold”

Accessories · African designers · Fashion & Style

Wildlife Collection by Reola.

They say "happiness is a perfect handbag". With Reola's new collection of the Wildlife handbags, you get a variety of perfect handbags in animal skin print. Designed to be stylish and sophisticated, the collection consists of sleek design details and minimalist designs. The animal print details give the bags a clean, timeless finish. The bags… Continue reading Wildlife Collection by Reola.

Accessories · African Inspired · Fashion & Style

Where Art meets Gele/Ichafu

I discovered Nigerian artist, Clement Mmaduako Nwafor through @turbanistaparis. I immediately proceeded to visit his Instagram home @clemspeter_art and I was excited to see his art works. Clement works with oil paints on canvas. Among his popular works are paintings of African women wearing the traditional Gele/Ichafu. He sometimes incorporates pieces of fabric into his… Continue reading Where Art meets Gele/Ichafu

Events · Fashion & Style

Today’s name in fashion, is Rihanna

Forbes. NY Times. BoF. Vogue. Bloomberg. Rihanna scored one of fashion's biggest move, by expanding her partnership with Parisian luxury fashion brand Louis Vuitton. The move earned the pop singer and entrepreneur the first major fashion collaboration with Louis Vuitton since 1987. According to Forbes, the Fenty x LVMH, "marks two major milestones for the… Continue reading Today’s name in fashion, is Rihanna

Accessories · Catwalk · Fashion & Style · Fashion Trends · Footwear

Turn off the Lights

Mach&Mach is a US based women's fashion brand that designs and produces fashion forward women's wear: bags, shoes and clothing. At the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Tbilisi, the brand showcased it's new collection, the Mach&Mach Fall/Winter 19-20. Amongst the collection's catwalk of signature sparkling party pieces, Mach&Mach also presented luminescent wrap dresses, blazer dresses and sparkling… Continue reading Turn off the Lights

Accessories · beauty · Catwalk · Celebrity fashion · Events · Fashion & Style · Red Carpet

Camp: Notes on Fashion

The 2019 Met Gala was held on Monday. The The Costume Institute Gala at New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art is the biggest fashion high class event hosted and it has been hosted by US Vogue's editor-in-chief Anna Wintour. Monday's Met Gala theme was Camp: Notes on Fashion; it was hosted by Anna Wintour, Lady… Continue reading Camp: Notes on Fashion

African Beauty · Celebrity fashion · Fashion & Style

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

Accessories · Bridals · Fashion & Style

Sabyasachi Heritage Jewelry Collection

Sabyasachi Jewelry is one of my personal fashion discoveries. The Indian designer released a new collection of fine, luxury jewelry last month. Here's a look at the Sabyasachi Heritage Jewelry Collection.

Accessories · African designers · Catwalk · Fashion & Style

Fashion Discoveries: Raffia Backpacks by Andrea Iyamah

Andrea Iyamah's Wild Woman Collection for the fashion brand's Spring/Summer 2019 is a beautiful presentation of prints, geometric lines and architectural design silhouettes. Among the many designs presented by the brand at the Arise Fashion Week 2019 is a beautiful rectangular raffia backpack. The backpacks are beautiful handwoven works and features leather straps. Do you… Continue reading Fashion Discoveries: Raffia Backpacks by Andrea Iyamah