African designers · Catwalk · Fashion & Style

Dear George

"Dear George"Β  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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African designers · Fashion & Style

New Ins – V.O.L.U.M.E.

I like this new releases because it evokes a sense of ease and simplicity. There's not much work to do in terms of accessories and designs. The richness of each piece in terms of design, color and style will cover for a lack of jewelry. I also love that it offers a lot of choices… Continue reading New Ins – V.O.L.U.M.E.

African designers · African Inspired · Catwalk · Fashion & Style · Inspirational · Modest wear

At Sundown, the Festivities Begin

Using four brand new floral and geometric Dutch Wax designs, African textile designer and manufacturer Vlisco collaborated with Nigerian fashion and bridal clothing brand, Hudayya to release a campaign collection for the coming Ramadan festivities. Drawing from a rich array of colors, design inspiration and tradition, the duo created a veritable modest wear collection for… Continue reading At Sundown, the Festivities Begin

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41 Luxe and it’s latest stocking

Nigerian high fashion retail store, 41 Luxe recently released a photo-speaks of its latest arrivals. The collection of clothing include bright colors, polka dots, sheer, ruffles, assymetrical details and pleats. Each piece has its own distinctive style and design; a wrap around kimono-inspired jacket dress sports a peplum hem, an off-shoulder ruffle blouse is paired… Continue reading 41 Luxe and it’s latest stocking

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The “Beatnik” Collection

The Beatnik Collection is Knanfe's first collection of the year. With the success of the Cosmopolitan Collection in 2018, Knanfe's latest collection is a beautiful upgrade of style and uniqueness. Here, the fashion brand went for more feminine features but still retained the style structure and layers that dominated the Cosmopolitan. This collection presents subdued… Continue reading The “Beatnik” Collection

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Amma – Le Rouge Woman

Le Rouge by Amma presents it's Fall 2019 Look Book. According to the fashion brand, Le Rouge is a limited collection designed for the "modern African woman." The collection relies heavily on African prints and chooses, serene pastel colors with geometric motif patterns. The designs and well tailored cuts in Le Rouge are simple, defined.… Continue reading Amma – Le Rouge Woman

African designers · Fashion & Style

All the shades of the Ace Dress

The Ace Dress was first introduced as part of the looks in the Naissance Collection by Nigerian design house, Aloz Fabtory.Β Aloz Fabtory – The Naissance Collection A long, black dress with dramatic puffy sleeves, assymetrical pleats and a black mesh neckline, the elegant black dress was among the collection's top looks. Since the launch of… Continue reading All the shades of the Ace Dress

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Fashion Inspiration – Ankara meets Bridals

Photographed by Nigerian photographer George Okoro, styled by Nigerian fashion brand Style Temple with African print fabrics from Vlisco the fashion editorial mixes traditional white wedding lace designs with African prints in beautiful, spectacular pieces. Just three designs, we are presented with a nude gown with lace appliquΓ© details that flows into a mermaid inspired… Continue reading Fashion Inspiration – Ankara meets Bridals

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Spring/Summer 2019 Campaign “Le Futur C’est Maintenant”

"Le Futur C'est Maintenant" which means the Future is Now,Β  is an African inspired collection. Designed by Cameronian fashion brand Lavie by CK, the collection is designed to encourage African fashion and to promote African prints. The campaign is a "sneak peak" of the main collection set to be released on February 21st, 2019. The… Continue reading Spring/Summer 2019 Campaign “Le Futur C’est Maintenant”