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We can’t handle this cuteness…the Toddlewood crew are so adorable. Every awards season Tricia Messeroux and her team present us with must see mini-mes of looks of the stars from the ...
 
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Yippee! It's time for another fashion face-off here on BN and this time we have two gorgeous small-screen goddesses known for bringing the very best when they appear on the red carpet. Edgy yet oh-so pretty are some of the many ways to describe an outfit made by the fashion designer Bridget ...
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The African fashion industry has enjoyed unprecedented growth over the last few years. In 2011, Nigeria's fashion capital - Lagos hosted an unprecedented number of fashion weeks and number of designers and retail outlets seems to be multiplying daily. The global fashion players are taking ...
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2012 is here! BN Pick Your Fave is back and we have lots of goodies stocked up from the holiday season. We kick things off with this floor length pink dress by Nigerian design label, House of Nwocha.The dress has a sexy scooped back, dramatic train and black detailing around the neckline, ...
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I fervently wish this article gets across to a wide variety of people, or should I say a wide audience? Nope, it is not a matter of grave importance or a moment of astounding wisdom. It is just a slight attempt at brightening the amazing season with witty writing (I hope) or perhaps for ...
This weekend, L'Espace, the brand new fashion and lifestyle retail concept store by the LPM team launched in Lagos. The opening event was a private preview showcase with fashion insiders on the guestlist. While we work on bringing you photos from the event, here is an exclusive first look at ...
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The launch of Beautique Online last night was one of the most fabulous events of the year! BN spotted our favourite red carpet regulars plus a number of fashionistas who usually shy away from red carpet events. This definitely infused more excitement into the event! BN will bring you a BN ...
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It's time for another edition of BN Pick Your Fave. This one cuts across geographical boundaries once again with Nigerian star Susan Peters alongside African-American reality TV players Teairra Mari and Evelyn Lozada.The dress in focus is a showstopper by Jovani. The illusion dress with ...
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The 2nd edition of the annual FAB Night Out took place on Sunday 11th December 2011 at the Landmark Village Events Centre in Lagos. 12 months since its debut edition, the FAB Night Out is definitely one of the most eagerly anticipated events on the Lagos fashion event calendar. The year's ...
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Jingle Bells are ringing as the 2011 Christmas Season is here. Nigerian designer and frequent Vlisco collaborator, Lanre DaSilva-Ajayi debuted a new capsule collection created using fabrics exclusively from Vlisco's recent Delicate Shades collection. The collection was first presented at an ...
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On Sunday 20th November 2011, Folake Majin unveiled her latest collection "The Royal Collection" at the Civic Centre. Here's what Folake Majin said about her collection "In putting this collection together I wanted to create clothes that were graceful, dignified and grand. A collection of ...
On Sunday 20th November 2011, Miss Majin unveiled her latest collection “The Breathless Experience" at the Civic Centre. Here's what Miss Majin said about her collection I named my collection after one of my songs. Obviously the song is titled breathless. It's a song I wrote and eventually ...
On Sunday 20th November 2011, Gogo Majin unveiled her latest collection “The Circle Revolution Collection” at the Civic Centre. Here's what Gogo Majin said about her collection "The circle revolution collection was inspired by an accessory that my mom has made and used for more than a decade ...
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After painstaking deliberation, we have chosen the 12 finalists for the PEPSI Cheerleader Uniform for Copa Lagos 2011 on BellaNaija.com Contest! Every single entry wsd evaluated by the BN team. As we did not explicitly disqualify multiple entries in the contest announcement, all entries were ...
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We received an interesting press release today from PR representatives of UK-based Nigerian label, Bunmi Koko. Creative Director and Co-Founder of the label, Bunmi Olaye has decided to step down as creative director. This is a unique situation for the African fashion scene though it happens ...
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Designer, Anita Quansah is known for her immaculately detailed statement accessories and she is ready to let everyone in on their charm by creating a diffusion line.  I am super thrilled by the diffusion line and judging from the sneak peek, the pieces definitely retain their signature ...
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The entries we have received so far have been AMAZING! WIN Two Hundred and Fifty Thousand Naira (N250,000) Cash ...And the bragging rights that your design was chosen as the official PEPSI Cheerleader Uniform for COPA Lagos What's Copa Lagos? Copa Lagos Beach Soccer, is the first ever ...
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Here is one class, you do not want to miss! This is the one time, when the word "geometry'"does not give palpitations (just me then?)!  The term "geometry" is akin to a pattern, or design depicting  nonrepresentational shapes such as lines, circles, ellipses, triangles, rectangles, and ...
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Are we excited or what! This is your chance to kick off the Christmas season with a BIG bang. First up, Two Hundred and Fifty Thousand Naira (N250,000) Cash ...And the bragging rights that your design was chosen as the official PEPSI Cheerleader Uniform for COPA Lagos What's Copa ...
Chenai is a young African fashion brand and "Kaleidoscope" is its first preview collection.  "Kaleidoscope" is a six piece, limited edition capsule collection that celebrates the vibrant colours and prints of traditional African outerwear. Focusing on reflectional, rotational symmetry and ...
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For her Spring /Summer 2012 collection, Africa Fashion International Designer of the year winner, Lisa Folawiyo takes us on a voyage back to Nigeria in the 60’s; a time characterized by independence and growth, a time of change and promise. With the emergence of great novelists Chinua Achebe ...

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The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on the oldest fiddles
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