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Forever 21 to Launch its Flagship Store in Cape Town, South Africa

Forever 21 to Launch its Flagship Store in Cape Town, South Africa

Tuesday, February 4th, 2014

Great news Forever 21 devotees. The American fashion brand is opening its first African store in…wait for it…South Africa.
The store is set to launch in Hyprop Investments’ Canal Walk Shopping Centre, in Cape Town middle of this year.
Joining …

Lupita Nyong’o is Fun & Edgy for Vogue Italia’s February 2014 Issue

Lupita Nyong’o is Fun & Edgy for Vogue Italia’s February 2014 Issue

Tuesday, February 4th, 2014

Are you ready for a new side of Lupita Nyong’o?
We absolutely love her and in case you’re not on the Lupi-train yet, maybe this fun and edgy editorial for Vogue Italia… Magazine would convince you.
Showing her excited yet

Spotted! British R’n'B Star Estelle Rocks Metallic Goldie Virgos Lounge Dress at New York Event

Spotted! British R’n'B Star Estelle Rocks Metallic Goldie Virgos Lounge Dress at New York Event

Monday, February 3rd, 2014

Looks like Virgos Lounge has got a lot of Celebrity fans.
Joining the long list of celebs like Angela Simmons, Lala Anthony, The Saturdays, Chee, Eve, Kristina Bazan and many more, British R’n’B singer Estelle…

Deola Sagoe Rebrands Eponymous Label to ‘Deola’ | 1st Solo Show for New York Fashion Week 2014

Deola Sagoe Rebrands Eponymous Label to ‘Deola’ | 1st Solo Show for New York Fashion Week 2014

Monday, February 3rd, 2014

For its 25th year in the fashion industry, Nigerian fashion label Deola Sagoe will be re-launching with a new label name - Deola…. To celebrate this new phase for the brand, Deola will not only be changing its name

Liya Kebede Poses for Prabal Gurung’s 1st Ad Campaign!

Liya Kebede Poses for Prabal Gurung’s 1st Ad Campaign!

Monday, February 3rd, 2014

With about 10 seasons to his name, Nepalese-American fashion designer, Prabal Gurung has unveiled his first ever Ad campaign. For his advertising debut, the designer decided to use a model that has been making huge fashion waves, Ethiopian model Liya …

Gozel Green presents its Fall/Winter 2014 Collection Lookbook – “Earth Elegance”

Gozel Green presents its Fall/Winter 2014 Collection Lookbook – “Earth Elegance”

Friday, January 31st, 2014

Nigerian design label Gozel Green presents its new collection – “Earth Elegance“.
Owned by Creative Directors Sylivia and Olivia Enekwe…, the collection is all about timeless, original and artistic fashion that caters to the female need for

Red Soles for the Soul! Christian Louboutin Unveils its Spring/Summer 2014 Ad Campaign

Red Soles for the Soul! Christian Louboutin Unveils its Spring/Summer 2014 Ad Campaign

Friday, January 31st, 2014

Red soles are the spice of fashion don’t you think?
Presenting the Spring/Summer 2014 ad campaign for Christian Louboutin. Collaborating with Peter Lippman…, Louboutin took the more ‘artsy’ route for its S/S 2014 campaign with elaborate flowers using

Kenyan Artisans feature in New Zealand Designer Karen Walker’s Eyewear Campaign

Kenyan Artisans feature in New Zealand Designer Karen Walker’s Eyewear Campaign

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

New Zealand Fashion Designer Karen Walker is bringing her ‘quirky’ fashion sense to Africa.
Joining a list of designers like Vivienne Westwood, Vans… & more collaborating with African organisations to eliminate poverty through fashion, Karen has collaborated with Kenyan

Spotted! Angela Simmons Hosts Event in New York in Metallic Virgos Lounge Outfit

Spotted! Angela Simmons Hosts Event in New York in Metallic Virgos Lounge Outfit

Thursday, January 30th, 2014

It’s not news that American TV personality & Fashionista Angela Simmons is a fan of Nigerian Design Label Virgos Lounge and she has proved time and time again what a loyal customer she is.
As the Host of the Smile …

5 Must-Have Beauty & Style Trends for 2014 by AwedbyMonica

5 Must-Have Beauty & Style Trends for 2014 by AwedbyMonica

Wednesday, January 29th, 2014

I know January is almost over but being my first post for the year 2014, I will start by saying Happy New Year and I hope you all entered the New Year right! With that said we need to make…

Kate Moss looks Haunting in Couture for Alexander McQueen’s Spring/Summer 2014 Ad Campaign

Kate Moss looks Haunting in Couture for Alexander McQueen’s Spring/Summer 2014 Ad Campaign

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

Who is that hot model rocking yellow hair and wearing all that juicy couture? Why its Kate Moss!
The English Supermodel is the new face of Alexander McQueen’…s Spring/Summer 2014 Ad Campaign and she is looking hot doing

Arlenis Sosa for Glamour Magazine’s “Great Lengths” Fashion Editorial in Maki Oh, Edun & More

Arlenis Sosa for Glamour Magazine’s “Great Lengths” Fashion Editorial in Maki Oh, Edun & More

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

There you have it…midi skirts are in!
For the “Great Lengths” Fashion editorial in Glamour Magazine‘s February 2014 issue, Dominican model Arlenis Sosa… shows us how to rock one of this year’s go-to trends- the midi-skirt with

Nigerian-British Model Betty Adewole is the New Face of Tom Ford Beauty’s Spring/Summer 2014 Campaign

Nigerian-British Model Betty Adewole is the New Face of Tom Ford Beauty’s Spring/Summer 2014 Campaign

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

21 year old Nigerian-British model Betty Adewole is the new face of Tom Ford Beauty in its Spring/Summer 2014 Ad Campaign.
Replacing Polish model Zuzanna Bijoch…, Betty has become one of the few African faces to watch out for

Kosibah Unveils its Yoruba themed Collection Lookbook – “Cherish”

Kosibah Unveils its Yoruba themed Collection Lookbook – “Cherish”

Monday, January 27th, 2014

Hey BN Stylistas! It’s a great Monday morning and we have got some fab fashion for you.
We usually see bridal and evening wear collections from Kosibah, but now the Nigerian design label owned by Yemi Osunkoya… is giving

Atoke’s Monday Morning Banter: I Can Never Shop At Primark

Atoke’s Monday Morning Banter: I Can Never Shop At Primark

Monday, January 27th, 2014

One of the most fundamental lessons you learn ‘Coping With Winter 101′ is ‘The Art of Layering’. Thermal underwear, then your t-shirt, followed by a jumper – or two, depending on the intensity of the cold and your threshold of…

OAP Freeze on his $ 200,000 Wrist Watches, Celebs Rocking Fake Designer Duds & “Razz” Michael Kors

OAP Freeze on his $ 200,000 Wrist Watches, Celebs Rocking Fake Designer Duds & “Razz” Michael Kors

Sunday, January 26th, 2014

Freeze is one stylish fella.
The Nigerian media personality granted an interview to Punch Newspaper for its Saturday Fashionista… column. Freeze discussed how he started out in the industry, where he sees the industry in 18 years and his style.

Lupita Nyong’o the Muse! Watch the Miu Miu Spring 2014 TVC

Lupita Nyong’o the Muse! Watch the Miu Miu Spring 2014 TVC

Friday, January 24th, 2014

It’s everyone’s new favourite girl. Yes that includes us, BellaNaijarians and Hollywood.
Earlier this month, BellaNaija Style revealed to you that Lupita Nyong’o stars alongside other young generation Hollywood starlets in the Miu Miu… Spring 2014 campaign. In case you

BN Pick Your Fave: Waje & Omawumi in Bebe

BN Pick Your Fave: Waje & Omawumi in Bebe

Friday, January 24th, 2014

It’s a style battle between BFFs.
Yes BellaNaija Style Watchers, we know you’ve missed BN Pick Your Fave. Today Nigerian music divas Waje and Omawumi are battling it out for your best in a dress by Bebe….

“Designed for the Working Girl”! Lady Biba presents its “Structured Elegance” Collection Lookbook

“Designed for the Working Girl”! Lady Biba presents its “Structured Elegance” Collection Lookbook

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014

Hey BN Stylistas. We have got some great fashion perfect for the working girl.
Presenting its new collection, Nigerian design label Lady Biba created by Bisola Adeniyi…, is putting a fashionable spin on architecture and geometry with its “

Vivienne Westwood “Ethical Africa” Bags Now Available Online

Vivienne Westwood “Ethical Africa” Bags Now Available Online

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014

Fashion has been going through a boom in all things African with the Guinness documentary on the “Sapeurs” of Congo {click here to read} and Diesel + Edun‘s collections sourced from Africa {click here to …

“The Men Inside the Suits” – Watch the Guinness Europe Documentary on the Stylish “Sapeurs” of the Congo

“The Men Inside the Suits” – Watch the Guinness Europe Documentary on the Stylish “Sapeurs” of the Congo

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014

In Brazzaville, the capital of the Republic of Congo, there is a special society that exists. One that uses the art of fashion and style as a means to happiness and forgetting the Civil War that almost tore the Congo…

Check Out Roberto Cavalli’s Sketches for Miley Cyrus “Bangerz” Tour Outfits

Check Out Roberto Cavalli’s Sketches for Miley Cyrus “Bangerz” Tour Outfits

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

Everyone knows that when it comes to giving a stellar musical performance on stage, you have to come 100% with your vocals, your performance and of course your stage presence.
Making sure the third part of that trio is perfect…

Nkiru Anumudu in Dolce & Gabbana – Genevieve Magazine & Veuve Clicquot’s “Fashion & Style Day Out” in Lagos

Nkiru Anumudu in Dolce & Gabbana – Genevieve Magazine & Veuve Clicquot’s “Fashion & Style Day Out” in Lagos

Monday, January 20th, 2014

You can always trust Nkiru Anumudu to deliver one of the best looks at any event.
Nkiru who is one of Lagos’ best dressed women, was present at the Genevieve Magazine & Veuve ClicquotFashion & Style Day Out…

BN Style – How to Wear: The Sporty-Chic Trend

BN Style – How to Wear: The Sporty-Chic Trend

Monday, January 20th, 2014

Who says sneakers, sweatshirts and joggers are only meant for the gym?
Based on Fall 2013/14 predictions, the sporty-chic or luxe-sport trend has been heating up our BN Style… focus and has been dubbed one of the major trends that

Ethiopian Model Liya Kebede Stuns on Elle Germany’s February 2014 Cover

Ethiopian Model Liya Kebede Stuns on Elle Germany’s February 2014 Cover

Monday, January 20th, 2014

There are very few magazine covers that catch your attention and this is definitely one of them.
Starring as the covergirl for Elle Germany‘s February 2014 cover, Ethiopian model Liya Kebede… is looking absolutely bright and gorgeous.
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