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Exclusive: Celebs & Stylistas at the House of Nwocha “Cocoon” Fashion Showcase in Lagos

Exclusive: Celebs & Stylistas at the House of Nwocha “Cocoon” Fashion Showcase in Lagos

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

With the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards just days away, Ugonna Omeruo of House of Nwocha presented two collections worthy of the red carpet.
On Sunday 23rd February 2014, “White Rose” and “Red 13…” Spring 2014

“It’s a Feeling that Can’t be Described!” BN Style meets Aamito Stacie – Africa’s Next Top Model 1 Winner

“It’s a Feeling that Can’t be Described!” BN Style meets Aamito Stacie – Africa’s Next Top Model 1 Winner

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

After 9 weeks, 9 episodes and beating 12 other African model hopefuls for the crown, Ugandan model Aamito Stacie Lagum emerged the winner of the 1st Cycle of Africa’s Next Top Model, created by Oluchi Orlandi.
The competition …

Anna Ebiere Banner in House of Nwocha  – HON presents Cocoon Fashion Showcase

Anna Ebiere Banner in House of Nwocha – HON presents Cocoon Fashion Showcase

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014

MBGN 2013 Anna Ebiere Banner was present at the House of Nwocha… Spring 2014 Cocoon Fashion Showcase at the Havilah Events Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos on Sunday 23rd February 2014.
She selected a House of Nwocha dress from its Fall

Do it Like a Supermodel! Let Ajak Deng, Joan Smalls, Jourdan Dunn & More Show You How to Take a Selfie

Do it Like a Supermodel! Let Ajak Deng, Joan Smalls, Jourdan Dunn & More Show You How to Take a Selfie

Monday, February 24th, 2014

Are you ready for a ‘Selfie’ 101?
Online fashion publication W Magazine is giving you the rare opportunity to learn how to take a ‘selfie’ with tips from some of the best in the modelling industry – Jourdan Dunn…,

UK-based Nigerian Models Ty Ogunkoya & Harry Uzoka featured in Paper Magazine’s “Drool Britannia” Editorial

UK-based Nigerian Models Ty Ogunkoya & Harry Uzoka featured in Paper Magazine’s “Drool Britannia” Editorial

Monday, February 24th, 2014

It looks like everyone is in the Man Crush Monday spirit.
For their “Drool Britannia” editorial, online pop culture publication Paper Magazine featured a list of Britain’s hottest and drool worthy models including Britain-based Nigerian models Harry Uzoka…

Style Trend Recap from New York Fashion Week 2014 by AwedbyMonica

Style Trend Recap from New York Fashion Week 2014 by AwedbyMonica

Monday, February 24th, 2014

New York Fashion Week 2014… has come and gone and boy did our favorite designers deliver! And I have got the style trends to prove it!
Opulence in the shape of luxury dresses and gorgeous furs; mink, fox, chinchilla, Ostrich

Menswear Label McMeka Unveils Ad Campaign for “Man About Town” Collection

Menswear Label McMeka Unveils Ad Campaign for “Man About Town” Collection

Monday, February 24th, 2014

Nigerian Designer Rodney Emeka of McMeka is getting ready to give you a dapper, sleek and fab new collection titled The “Man About Town“.
After his Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2013 win as the MTN Young Designer …

Soft Hues & Chic Drapery! View Re Bahia’s Spring/Summer 2014 Collection – “Minimal Dreams”

Soft Hues & Chic Drapery! View Re Bahia’s Spring/Summer 2014 Collection – “Minimal Dreams”

Thursday, February 20th, 2014

Are you ready for Re Bahia?
Presenting their new collection for 2014, “Minimal Dreams“, is Nigerian design label Re Bahia owned by Creative Director Orire Omatsola.
The Collection draws its inspiration from the designer’s love for …

The Smiles on their Faces Are So Precious! Nigerian Designer Ayo Van Elmar Gives Clothes to Children with Her Sunshine Project

The Smiles on their Faces Are So Precious! Nigerian Designer Ayo Van Elmar Gives Clothes to Children with Her Sunshine Project

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014

Last year, BellaNaija published the feature on Nigerian designer, Ayo Van Elmar who is based in Austria. {click here if you missed it} Ayo and her team, under The Sunshine Project,… provided  clothes and shoes for less privileged children in

Edgy & Futuristic! Check out the Fall/Winter 2014 Collection by Selly Raby Kane – “Alien Cartoon”

Edgy & Futuristic! Check out the Fall/Winter 2014 Collection by Selly Raby Kane – “Alien Cartoon”

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014

We are excited to introduce you to Senegalese designer Selly Raby Kane…. The label, which has been described as the go-to label for hip fashion savvy individuals, has created a new collection that is themed with bright colours, fashion

Tiwa Savage in Bridget Awosika – Classic FM presents Brandy Valentine’s Event

Tiwa Savage in Bridget Awosika – Classic FM presents Brandy Valentine’s Event

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014

Tiwa Savage + Bridget Awosika = Red carpet beauty.
At the Classic FM Valentine’s Event headlined by Brandy and Ali Campbell of UB40, the First Lady of Mavin Records… made a stylish arrival at the Eko Hotel & Suites,

Eku Edewor spotted upclose with Naomie Harris & Harry Styles at the Burberry Prorsum Fall 2014 Presentation in London

Eku Edewor spotted upclose with Naomie Harris & Harry Styles at the Burberry Prorsum Fall 2014 Presentation in London

Monday, February 17th, 2014

With New York Fashion Week over, stylistas, fashion editors and celebs are live in the city of London for the Fall 2014 presentation at London Fashion Week.
Eku Edewor… secured herself a premium seat at one of the most

Duro Olowu presents Exotic Print Themed Fall 2014 Ready-to-Wear Collection at London Fashion Week

Duro Olowu presents Exotic Print Themed Fall 2014 Ready-to-Wear Collection at London Fashion Week

Monday, February 17th, 2014

Here is something to keep you dreaming about a stylish tomorrow. Presenting the fabulous 2014 Ready-to-Wear collection by Duro Olowu…. The collection was showcased at the Savoy in the on-going London Fashion Week 2014.
Celebrating the 10th anniversary of

Kelly Rowland rocks Oleku Leopard Print Twist Dress by Fashpa.com on her Last Day in Lagos

Kelly Rowland rocks Oleku Leopard Print Twist Dress by Fashpa.com on her Last Day in Lagos

Monday, February 17th, 2014

It’s Ms Kelly!
In case you missed the buzz on BN, American music superstar Kelly Rowland was present at Darey Art-Alade‘s Love Like a Movie II… concert on Saturday 15th February 2014 in Lagos. See photos of Kelly here.

Deola Sagoe speaks to Lola Ogunnaike on 25 Years of Creating Couture – Watch the Interview

Deola Sagoe speaks to Lola Ogunnaike on 25 Years of Creating Couture – Watch the Interview

Monday, February 17th, 2014

Deola Sagoe ranks high as one of the most renowned Nigerian designers till date.
Over her 25-year long career, she presents an amazing body of work; which end up being worn by celebs and personalities including Genevieve Nnaji, Ojy Okpe…

“Blood and Bones” – View the IamIsigo Spring/Summer 2014 Collection Lookbook

“Blood and Bones” – View the IamIsigo Spring/Summer 2014 Collection Lookbook

Monday, February 17th, 2014

Good morning! It’s Monday, we know, the most hated day of the week. But let Bubu Ogisi, Creative Director of Nigerian design label IamIsigo calm your nerves with her new collection, “Blood & Bones…“.
The collection draws

Streetwear for Him & Her! Presenting Sierra Leonean Design Label Kenema’s 2014 Collection

Streetwear for Him & Her! Presenting Sierra Leonean Design Label Kenema’s 2014 Collection

Sunday, February 16th, 2014

Presenting the bold streetwear collection from African inspired design label, Kenema.
The emerging unisex label, owned by London-Based Sierra Leonean designer Tamu Thomas…, brings to you a collection of streetwear inspired by the love of 90s Hip Hop

A Blend of Fashion & Popping Art! Check out the Fruché Debut Collection – “Rogue (Anna Marie)”

A Blend of Fashion & Popping Art! Check out the Fruché Debut Collection – “Rogue (Anna Marie)”

Saturday, February 15th, 2014

Emerging fashion label Fruché from Creative Director Frank Aghuno is here with its debut collection – “Rogue” (Anna Marie).
According to the label, the collections inspiration was taken from the character Rogue, whose alter ego is Anna-Marie… in the

Yvonne Ekwere in Abbyke Domina – Exquisite Ladies Night with Vonne Vixen in Lagos

Yvonne Ekwere in Abbyke Domina – Exquisite Ladies Night with Vonne Vixen in Lagos

Friday, February 14th, 2014

Looking alluring in blue.
Yesterday Thursday 13th February 2014, Nigerian TV personalIty Yvonne “Vixen” Ekwere was celebrated for her achievements in the world of media by The Place in Victoria Island, Lagos.
At the event tagged Exquisite Ladies Night with …

“Love’s Wild” – Spice TV presents its Fashion Short Film | Watch

“Love’s Wild” – Spice TV presents its Fashion Short Film | Watch

Friday, February 14th, 2014

Spice TV, one of Africa’s leading fashion channels, has debuted its self-produced fashion film.
Titled – Love’s Wild…, the 3-minute clip is a short love story exploring the theme of love; the love shared between friends, a man

Rukky Sanda in Burberry Prorsum – Polo Avenue Launch in Lagos

Rukky Sanda in Burberry Prorsum – Polo Avenue Launch in Lagos

Friday, February 14th, 2014

Nollywood actress Rukky Sanda also attended the launch of Jennifer Obayuwana‘s Polo Avenue… store on Sunday 9th February 2014 in Victoria Island, Lagos.
Rukky arrived at the event later in the evening, that’s why she wasn’t seen in the

Alex Ekubo, IK Ogbonna, Bryan Okwara & More Suit Up for the Spring/Summer 2014 Jason Porshe Collection – “Skyfall”

Alex Ekubo, IK Ogbonna, Bryan Okwara & More Suit Up for the Spring/Summer 2014 Jason Porshe Collection – “Skyfall”

Friday, February 14th, 2014

Nigerian luxury bespoke design label Jason Porshe is back with its Spring/Summer 2014 collection – “Skyfall“.
Created in 2012 by Creative Director Jason Samuel, the collection features Alex Ekubo, Bryan Okwara, IK Ogbonna, Michael Bassey…

Beyoncé Launches His & Hers Underwear Line for Valentine’s Day

Beyoncé Launches His & Hers Underwear Line for Valentine’s Day

Thursday, February 13th, 2014

Music Artist, Performer, Mother, Wife, and now Beyoncé… has added owning an underwear line to her long list of credentials.
The superstar is set to release a special set of underwear for Valentine’s Day branded with the words “mine” and

Bonang Matheba launches her Lingerie Line at Woolworths South Africa in Johannesburg

Bonang Matheba launches her Lingerie Line at Woolworths South Africa in Johannesburg

Thursday, February 13th, 2014

Bonang Matheba, one of the biggest media personalities in South Africa debuted her “Bonang for Distraction” lingerie collection at Woolworths yesterday evening in Johannesburg.
If you recall, BellaNaija Style… brought you the first look at the collection.

Maki Oh & Adebayo Oke-Lawal Listed as Semi-Finalists for the Global LVMH Young Fashion Designer Prize

Maki Oh & Adebayo Oke-Lawal Listed as Semi-Finalists for the Global LVMH Young Fashion Designer Prize

Thursday, February 13th, 2014

Nigerian designers Amaka Osakwe of Maki Oh and Adebayo-Oke Lawal of Orange Culture have been listed among the 30 semi-finalists for the LVHM Young Fashion Designer Prize. The global competition which was launched in November 2013 by Delphine Arnault…