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Terra Cotta’s Fleur Collection

This new collection by Terra Cotta mixes sophisticated power dressing with casual wear. The collection titled 'Fleur' draws inspiration from the 1920s and the Ikebana, a Japanese art of flower arrangement. The collection is comprised by edgy sweatshirts with embossed catchy phrases and the mysterious eye ๐Ÿ‘โ€๐Ÿ—จ. For the work wear pieces, the designer's creativeness… Continue reading Terra Cotta’s Fleur 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

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Work Wear by Elvira Jude

Elvira Jude's new work wear collection is limited edition. The ultra chic designs with its stylish details are based off of the lead female character Adaeze (played by Nigerian actress Genevieve Nnaji)'s stylish work wear in the 2018 movie, Lion Heart. For this collection, the Nigerian fashion brand went outside fashion norm and instead worked… Continue reading Work Wear by Elvira Jude

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The Black Diamond by Nnonistics

One of my very first thoughts when looking at a collection or a clothing for the first time is: can I or can I not wear it? Sometimes, the model is not in my size and the designer does not state that there's an option for plus size women. However, I just usually envision myself… Continue reading The Black Diamond by Nnonistics

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@byninakwande

By Nina Kwande describes itself as a new label in the Fashion Industry. Taking a look through the brand's past collections, we see a range of beautiful and fashionable dresses and gowns, cut in simple lines, toned fabrics and adorned with embroidery. By Nina Kwande clearly has a practiced hand in fashion and designing, and… Continue reading @byninakwande

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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.ย Aloz Fabtory โ€“ 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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The Fashion Finest Africa 2019

The Fashion Finest Africa show is a fashion event designed for fashion designers from across Africa. The event provides designers with the opportunity to showcase their latest and best selling designers while engaging with investors, customers and fashion connoisseurs. The fashion event which was launched in Africa in 2017 will be held this year at… Continue reading The Fashion Finest Africa 2019

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In the spirit of Valentine – Harvella

Harvella, a Nigerian clothing brand has released a line of female clothing range in time for Valentine. The Valentine range is a simple line of bodycons, satin trousers, lace bodysuits, skirts, culottes trousers, wraps. With colors ranging from reds, pinks, blacks, whites and snake prints, the collection features low cut necklines, off-shoulders, cropped tops and… Continue reading In the spirit of Valentine – Harvella

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New Bridal Collection – Abรจbรญ by Tan

One of the things Abรจbรญ by Tan does really well are Kimonos. It's line of chic, trendy kimonos in colorful prints and beautiful, free flowing fabrics make a versatile addition to your wardrobe. For it's bridal collection, Abรจbรญ by Tan creates a collection of sheer kimonos for a bridal pre-wedding party and after-party. The collection… Continue reading New Bridal Collection – Abรจbรญ by Tan

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Fashion Discoveries: Amnas puffy-sleeved Kimono

As far as Kimono's go, I think this Amnas puffy sleeve kimono is my favorite kimono and fashion item for February. It's cool, literally and figuratively - the sheer fabric is perfect to let the air in. The kimono is made from organza and comes in two colors - royal blue and black. Amnas, Nigeria's… Continue reading Fashion Discoveries: Amnas puffy-sleeved Kimono