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The Lotus Collection by Nigerian Designer Yutee Rone

Yutee Rone's Lotus Collection draws inspiration from the Lotus flower. A sacred symbol for many cultures, the beauty and essence of the Lotus is captured in the clean lines, structure and detail of Yutee Rone's collection. In paying homage to the sacred flower, the designer embodies the Lotus characteristics into the collection. The flower appears… Continue reading The Lotus Collection by Nigerian Designer Yutee Rone

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Fashion & Style · Magazines

WSJ Magazine 2019 February Issue

Adut Akech Bior is the cover girl of WSJ Magazine's February 2019 Issue. From a sequined emerald green party dress to haute couture polka-dot bow inspired design, to a simple yet elegant colorful skirt and blouse, Adut worked the photoshoot like a pro. Photographed in Brooklyn by Cass Bird @cassblackbird, with styling by George Cortina,… Continue reading WSJ Magazine 2019 February Issue

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Ibrahim Fernandez x Vlisco

Ibrahim Fernandez is an Ivorian fashion designer based in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. The designer partnered with Vlisco to create the Wax Fantastique campaign. The Wax Fantastique is created from the textile giant's new, rich fabric designs inspired by traditional expert crafts. Each fabric used in the campaign has different colorways designed to accommodate the various… Continue reading Ibrahim Fernandez x Vlisco

African designers · Fashion & Style · Runway

The Femme Collection

Loruma Designs is a Nigerian based clothing brand that specialises in women's wear clothing. During the end of last year, Loruma Designs released a female work wear collection titled FEMME. The collection comprises of ready to wear female clothing: jumpsuits, blouses, dresses skirts, pants and shorts with elaborate feminine designs and details. For this collection,… Continue reading The Femme Collection

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Pre-Fall 2019: Giorgio Armani

Vogue writer, Tiziana Cardini describes the Giorgio Armani Pre-Fall 2019 Collection as "an updated, energetic spin" of the Armani classics. The Pre-Fall theme of this collection is elegant and sophisticated style, dwelling on and around well tailored feminine pantsuits. There's a lot that's different (updated) about this collection from what we see in other designer… Continue reading Pre-Fall 2019: Giorgio Armani

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Who are you wearing?

Who are you wearing? Style Temple. For a while now, Style Temple has been teasingly presenting some pieces from this collection. From Toke Makinwa's Guaranty Trust Bank fashion cocktail outing, wearing one of the brand's work from this collection - a stunning white dress with long sleeves and frill details, to a model modeling an… Continue reading Who are you wearing?

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Kaela Kay Fashion Pop Up Shopping 🛒 Experience

Kaela Kay is a female clothing line based in the United States. Kaela Kay specializes in gowns, dresses, blouses, skirts, pants and headwraps, designed to fit modern everyday looks and with an African flavor. The clothing line is opening its doors to its customers and the general public, in a two days pop experience. The… Continue reading Kaela Kay Fashion Pop Up Shopping 🛒 Experience

Fashion & Style · Runway

Ashi Studio’s Autumn/Winter 18/19 Couture Collection.

It is sometimes difficult for me to describe how I see a collection or just an item from the whole because sometimes 'beautiful' falls short. Ashi Studio's has over the years created breathtaking clothing and ensembles and with designs and end results such as these, I never cease to marvel at how fashion designers bring… Continue reading Ashi Studio’s Autumn/Winter 18/19 Couture Collection.

African designers · Fashion & Style · Runway

The Flareboyant by Isi Atagamen

I don't know whether it's about how items from the collection were paired or are some clothings and styles best left for Rihanna? Please don't get me wrong, I think the collection should get an A+ for concept, design and details- the nude sheath dress with brown ostrich feathers sleeves, the blue jacket and pants… Continue reading The Flareboyant by Isi Atagamen

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Pre-Fall 2018: Carolina Herrera

This collection was shown back in 2017, but i decided to share it with you here for these reasons: it's Carolina Herrera, the collection is beautiful and it's a 2018 collection anyway. Carolina Herrera's Pre-Fall 2018 offering is softer, as graceful and serene as ever and with the finishing touch of flowers at play. The… Continue reading Pre-Fall 2018: Carolina Herrera