African designers · Fashion & Style · Photography · Runway

House of Borah presents its new fashion collection EMOTIONs

Photographed by Wide Angle Pixels and modeled by Nma (@_melanie_) and Anjel (@peggyanjel), the fashion collection EMOTIONs is classy and special. Beginning with the ARDOUR piece - a one-sleeve dark blue dress with assymetrical ruffled hems, House of Borah presents us with the diverse feelings that birthed the collection. The ARDOUR represents the strength that… Continue reading House of Borah presents its new fashion collection EMOTIONs

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African Inspired · Hair

Hair-raising Art by Laetitia Ky

Having the hair literally speak is what Disney and Nickolodeon are made for. Having your hair speak ears, bull, messages of self love, positivity and strength are large words in this context, and that is what Ivorian artist, Laetitia Ky is here for. Laetitia Ky describes herself as an Ivorian goddess, a Polyvalent artist and… Continue reading Hair-raising Art by Laetitia Ky

beauty · Videos πŸ“Ή

The Mask We Wear Everyday

This YouTube video was shared about 2 years ago by beauty vlogger, Femi Norine. The video was inspired by "... the boys and girls who maybe feel uncomfortable wearing makeup and feel pressured to do so by our society nowadays." It's captivating and captures what has been described as the 'two faces of women', issues… Continue reading The Mask We Wear Everyday

Swimwear

JLux Label: SWIM Drop 1

JLux Label has created another unforgettable collection- The Swim Drop 1. The collection is designed in nude tones and white and set off with the brand's mark of distinctive style and unique sexiness. According to the brand, the new collection is exclusively designed with a range of basic designs to high lounge pieces that breathe… Continue reading JLux Label: SWIM Drop 1

beauty · Celebrity fashion · Fashion & Style · Magazines

Harper’s Bazaar May 2019 Issue

I remember Rihanna channeling Amelia Earhart in the 2017 March edition of Harper's Bazaar. Her other magazine covers before and after that, are as memorable, colorful and have the superstar stamp like the 2017 cover. From her cover on W Magazine's September 2016 Issue as a bejeweled powerful queen to her grey haired superheroine look… Continue reading Harper’s Bazaar May 2019 Issue

African designers · African Inspired · Fashion & Style · Photography

Ghana Must Go Bags – A History in Perseverance

Instead of "outrage", most people got a healthy laugh when they heard about Louis Vuitton's $300 Chequered bags aka Ghana Must Go Bags. Sold in Nigeria for between N250 to N900 depending on the size, $300 (approximately N109, 500.00) for the small size version of the bag seemed a whole Ghana Must Go full of… Continue reading Ghana Must Go Bags – A History in Perseverance

Inspirational

Thoughts πŸ’­

Flower in the crannied wall, I pluck you out of the cranniesβ€” Hold you here, root and all, in my hand, Little flowerβ€”but if I could understand What you are, root and all, and all in all, I should know what God and man is. β€”Alfred Tennyson. This image does not belong to Belijose's Fashion… Continue reading Thoughts πŸ’­

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 · Events · Fashion & Style · News · Runway

Arise Fashion Week 2019

Arise Fashion has released the dates for its 2019 Fashion Week. The annual event is one of Africa's biggest fashion events and has for long provided a platform for African fashion designers to showcase their latest and best selling designs. This year, the fashion event will be held in Lagos Nigeria at the Lagos Continental… Continue reading Arise Fashion Week 2019