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Fashion Discoveries: Camel Tote by Hamaji The Nomad

This is a beautiful tote by Hamaji The Nomad, a Kenyan Bohemian clothing brand. Hamaji The Nomad is a brand created around preserving ancient textile traditions and nomadic craftsmanship while empowering and supporting local small scale artisans in Africa. The Camel Tote is made from upcycled 70 years old camel sacks. The tote bags are… Continue reading Fashion Discoveries: Camel Tote by Hamaji The Nomad

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Duro Olowu: Spring/Summer 2019 Collection

Duro Olowu's showcase for its Spring/Summer 2019 Collection was a more private viewing of the brand's latest work. The collection is a splash of vibrant colors, with the gold colored, leaf motif curtains serving as the perfect backdrop for the viewing.Duro Olowu's classic cuts, refined style and artistic presentation sets this collection in a league… Continue reading Duro Olowu: Spring/Summer 2019 Collection

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Fashion Discoveries: The Wood Life Collection

The Wood Life Collection designs and creates earrings. Not just earrings but the most delightful, artistic, statement earrings made from wood. The earrings are everything you need to to make a statement and feel glam in, and its so easy to fall in love with the fun colorful accessories. Designed with catchy and inspirational tags… Continue reading Fashion Discoveries: The Wood Life Collection

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Resort 2019 Collection: Marchesa

This collection reminds me of Disney princesses especially Princess Aurora. The collection is sweet, vivid, vintage, beautiful and every bit a fairy tale collection. The colors, tulle, twirling skirts, floral designs, lace appliquΓ©s, feathers, ruffles and fringe and gold embellishments are so romantic that it's hard to imagine this collection as day wear. It should… Continue reading Resort 2019 Collection: Marchesa

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Andrea Iyamah: Spring/Summer 2018 Swimwear Collection

For Andrea Iyamah, "all pieces were designed to imitate an element of our environment with colors ranging from warm to cool, inspiration ranging from dry to wet seasons and lines illustrating the direction of mountain horizons and moving oceans" in this collection. Andrea Iyamah has consistently designed chic, fashionable swimwear and in this collection, the… Continue reading Andrea Iyamah: Spring/Summer 2018 Swimwear Collection

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Some of my favorite looks from the 2018 Arise Fashion Week

The 2018 Arise Fashion Week has so far been interesting and exciting, here's a quick run down of my favorite looks. WWW by Tinie Tempah It's my first time of seeing collections by Tinie Tempah; this collection What We Wear WWW is impressive. The collection brought a certain uniqueness and ease to streetwear. The colors… Continue reading Some of my favorite looks from the 2018 Arise Fashion Week

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Thoughts πŸ’­

Red Love still rules the day, white Faith enfolds the night, And hope, green-mantled, leads the way by the walls of the City of Light. Therefore I walk as one who sees the joy shine through Of the other Life behind our life, like the stars behind the blue. β€”Dean Farrar. This image does not… Continue reading Thoughts πŸ’­

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DNA by Iconic Invanity: Spring-Summer 2018 Collection

Titled Afro Neo-Plasticism, big words but stronger words are used to describe the collection's pieces and its use of bold geometric lines and colors; Adia, Dalia (flower), Alika (most beautiful), Nia (purposeful), Ayana (blossom), Amare (of great strength)and many other unique names. The ready to wear collection from DNA by Iconic Invanity include shorts, a… Continue reading DNA by Iconic Invanity: Spring-Summer 2018 Collection

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Ulyana Sergeenko Spring/Summer 2018 Collection

The #ulyanadreams is a collection of rich colors, fabric and embroidery. There is a soft refinement and class in the elegant hats, fringed napkin bags, well defined dresses and gowns with their sweeping peplum details, puffy sleeves and beautiful silhouettes. Intricate embroidery, delicate hand-knitted sewing and lace trimmings give each piece a stunning effect bringing… Continue reading Ulyana Sergeenko Spring/Summer 2018 Collection