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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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The Breakaway Collection

The Breakaway Collection is Lady Biba's latest collection designed specially for the Easter celebration. With the Lady Bosses in mind, Lady Biba's new collection comes in sets with brilliant floral designs and bright colors. The collection is simple and stylish with kimono wrap sets, maxi skirts, tribeca blouses, capri sets, crop bustiers, jackets and flared… Continue reading The Breakaway Collection

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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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Wanna Sambo: The Modern Woman

Yesterday I found Wanna Sambo's latest fashion campaign, titled "The Modern Woman". Wana Sambo is an eponymous clothing and fashion brand owned by Nigerian fashion designer, Wana Sambo. Wana Sambo's clothing are known for its beautiful representations of bold feminity and power. Since it's launch in 2010, the clothing brand has provided sophisticated, elegant look… Continue reading Wanna Sambo: The Modern Woman

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Nalรจ’s PURITY

In this collection, purity is represented by the color white. For the brand, Purity is however more than a particular color. In Nalรจ's words: "Purity is the ability to recognize the essential nature of any form. It is the ability to distill any error that has been attached to a form whether the error is… Continue reading Nalรจ’s PURITY

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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

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Autumn/Winter 2019: Winnie Ahupa

I got a couple of follows on Instagram, among them was a Nigerian women's wear clothing brand, Winnie Ahupa. Thankfully when I had the chance to follow back, the network connection was going through. I went through Winnie Ahupa's Instagram page and discovered the fashion brand had released excerpts from their new Autumn/Winter collection. ย Inspired… Continue reading Autumn/Winter 2019: Winnie Ahupa

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Spring/Summer 2019: Viktor and Rolf

Layers and layers of tulle in bright rainbow colors are what we find in Viktor and Rolf's Spring/Summer 2019 collection, titled "Fashion Statements". Another, are the slews of assertive statements that reinforce the social and fashion movements that are prevalent today; from the #MeToo to self love, acceptance and body positivity. The collection is dreamy… Continue reading Spring/Summer 2019: Viktor and Rolf

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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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Photo of the Day – The sun yellow ombre gown

This gown is designed by Georges Chakra. It is among the works presented by the Lebanese designer at Paris Fashion Week, for his Spring/Summer 2019 collection. The gown's defining feature is its vivid color - a mixture of sun yellow and ombre colors with light splashes of pale cream color. The gown is one shoulder… Continue reading Photo of the Day – The sun yellow ombre gown