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Shells Belles Kidz - Bellanaija - August2014045
That smile on our face is what happens when you see adorable girls wearing really cute ankara-inspired dresses. U.S-based designer Shells Naija has released its kids' fashion line ...
 
ARISE Magazine Fashion Week 2012
The 2012 edition of one of Africa's most buzzed about fashion week - Arise Magazine Fashion Week is kicking off on Thursday 8th March 2012 at the Federal Palace Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos and it is going to run till Sunday 11th March 2012. As we all wait to see what the designers ...
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Slowly as the month draws to an end, the pressure creeps up and steadily gathers intensity, fever pitch excitement. I, nervous as a wired rabbit, fear, adrenalin... Arggghh, I love this! As the fashion editor of Wow, I also double up as the stylist, and this entails constantly churning out ...
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As we patiently wait for the 2012 Arise Magazine Fashion Week to kick off on Tuesday 6th March 2012, word is just reaching us from the organizers that Nigerian Make-Up brand - House of Tara has been selected as the official Make-Up company for the anticipated fashion show that will see over ...
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Designer Aisha Obuobi of Christie Brown exemplifies the new crop of style and business savvy Ghanaian entrepreneurs. Aisha's label Christie Brown has a strong following in Ghana and has received accolades including awards and major magazine features from Johannesburg to Milan. On the 1st of ...
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London based Tanzanian designer Chichia brings her blend of signature East African printed fabrics in playful contemporary silhouettes to jersey wear. In the collaboration with concept jersey label Made by Africa, Chichia refreshes everyday basics with a Tanzanian twist. View the collection ...
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In January 2012, BellaNaija.com announced the return of the ARISE Magazine Fashion Week to Lagos for the 2012 edition, since then we have been inundated with questions about the design labels participating in this year's edition of AMFW. Scroll down for your first look at the list. Look out ...
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We've seen two collections from the label, Wana Sambo since its debut. The most recent collection from the brand- 'I Am Woman' marks the labels transition to womanhood. It's very different from what we've seen from Wana Sambo, as playful cuts have been substituted for refined glamour. The ...
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Pearl 11 30 is a fashion brand offering functional ready-to-wear pieces. Inspired by her recent trip to Cotonou in Benin Republic, Designer, Ade Yusuf presents a collection of workable separates perfect for day and night using the local Cotonou wax print fabric. Minimalism, Youth and Femininity ...
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Since the label's launch in April 2011, Orange Culture has grown to be a young and exciting brand in the Nigerian fashion industry. The Creative Director, Adebayo Oke-Lawal recently showcased two capsule collections: "Elusive Strength" and "Summer's Quirk" at Fab Night Out for Vlisco and Beth ...
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When creative director - Oroma Cookey-Gam of budding new fashion brand - Alali Boutique was chosen as a finalist for the 2011 MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week  "Young Designer of the Year", she showcased some of her best and most creative pieces to debut her brand as one that is here to stay ...
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A few weeks ago I was in South Africa on a trip sponsored by South African Tourism. As promised in my earlier post, here is the report on the trip and a few pictures that ought to get you planning a trip to South Africa ASAP! *** [caption id="attachment_98138" align="aligncenter" ...
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I am back and this time it’s styling one of my favorite clients, Monalisa Chinda. Catwalq, a soap Monalisa produced with Emem Isong was premiering on the 1st of February. It was going to be a different type of premiere; a press premiere at 11 am! Wowser! Talk about a major style challenge! I ...
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It's the first Vlisco collection of 2012 and we'll love to know what you think about this one. For their last ad campaign, Vlisco decided to explore an alternative approach with fashion illustrations. This time, it's back to photography for Silent Empire. We can definitely spot the Asian ...
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"Lace, Structure, Romance" is the debut by Elizabeth Waldorf. This Autunm/Winter 2012 collection with mostly black, grey and snake skin colour, shows the creative director - Jane Ole's appreciation for art, architecture, and the beauty of a woman in love and the idea behind using a mannequin ...
Sunny Rose Spring Summer 2012 Lookbook - January 2012 - BellaNaija 032
At the 2011 MTN Lagos Fashion and Design Week, Maureen Ikem Sunny Rose unveiled its first ever ready to wear collection. When we featured photos from the collection, the response was nothing short of phenomenal. This is the lookbook for the collection and we are still loving it. For years, ...
Pick Your Fave - Lanre DaSilva Ajayi Tiwa Savage - BellaNaija
For over 5 years, African acclaimed fashion designer Lanre DaSilva-Ajayi has been thrilling  fashion fans with her Victorian and Edwardian era influenced pieces. Now the award-winning designer "battles" it out with Nigeria's music diva Tiwa Savage for this edition of BN Pick Your Fave. The ...
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Although it seems like a cliche - fashion revolves, the relics of the past are transported into the present and sometimes they ooze the most alluring retro charm! Vintage pieces have made a dramatic comeback to the fashion scene with the "more is more" mantra in full effect. Model, Oyinda ...
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Virgos Lounge have enjoyed a descent amount of press since the launch of their label. We've seen their pieces on the stylish Angela Simmons, and in various magazines including Closer, Look and OK!. The girls have been consistent, with a collection out each season. Their latest collection ...
ARISE Magazine Issue 14 BELLANAIJA
We are still catching our breath from the 2011 ARISE Magazine Fashion Week which took place in Lagos. Now, ARISE has unveiled plans for this year's edition of the major fashion event. Check out the press release below and see the brand new cover of Issue 14 of ARISE Magazine. Ugandan ...
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Africa continues to emerge as the new hotbed for fashion. With international designers and fashion brands seeking opportunities for collaboration and business ventures, African designers in diaspora and coming back home to develop their brands as well. UK-based designer Phyllis Taylor of ...

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