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Emerging Label Larrie O Debuts with “Distorted Emotions” Collection

Emerging Label Larrie O Debuts with “Distorted Emotions” Collection

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Unveiling its debut collection, Nigerian menswear label Larrie O is taking a walk on the dark side with an all black collection.
Featuring one of Nigeria’s favourite models, Victor Kwen…, the collection if filled with graphic prints, leather, sequins

Presenting the S/S14 Collection from Nigerian Label Asakeoge – “Discovery”

Presenting the S/S14 Collection from Nigerian Label Asakeoge – “Discovery”

Sunday, April 13th, 2014

Presenting the “Discovery” collection by UK-based Nigerian designer, Asakeoge….
The collection is inspired by women in history who have made a lasting legacy. Women who discovered purpose and fearlessly chased after destiny. The pieces are named after

Masterclass with Menswear brand Okunoren Twins | Watch!

Masterclass with Menswear brand Okunoren Twins | Watch!

Saturday, April 12th, 2014

Hey everyone, we have a new web series in town.
JM Films just launched their web-isode, “Masterclass” and for its debut its talking to Nigerian menswear designers, the Okunoren Twins….
Known for their craft in creating stellar

Plus Size Label Rehabiah debuts 3 S/S 2014 Collections – “Samurai”, “Butterfly” & “Boyfriend”

Plus Size Label Rehabiah debuts 3 S/S 2014 Collections – “Samurai”, “Butterfly” & “Boyfriend”

Saturday, April 12th, 2014

Looks like releasing multiple collections at once is the new order of the day.
Debuting three collection for big & beautiful plus size women is Nigerian design label Rehabiah. The brand, created by Tope Olagbegi…, is aimed at

Menswear Label JReason debuts “Skin & Bold” Collection Lookbook

Menswear Label JReason debuts “Skin & Bold” Collection Lookbook

Friday, April 11th, 2014

Are you ready for a fab menswear collection?
The 2014 collection by Nigerian design label JReason… is all about bold colours, monochrome, floral and gingham prints. The suits, shirts, trousers and more are a stylish man’s dream as they are

Ready for Print! Go Behind-the-Scenes of MANIA’s April 2014 Issue

Ready for Print! Go Behind-the-Scenes of MANIA’s April 2014 Issue

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

Ever wanted to see what happens behind the scenes of a magazine cover? Now you can.
Style Mania Magazine‘s April 2014 cover was definitely one for the books {click here to see…}. It featured events planner extraordinaire,

Rising Design Label Naysa Rudolf Debuts with “The Pin-Up”

Rising Design Label Naysa Rudolf Debuts with “The Pin-Up”

Monday, April 7th, 2014

Say hello to emerging Nigerian fashion label – Naysa Rudolf.
The Abuja-based brand created by Ada Obe is all about fearless glam. Its debut collection – “The Pinup…” – is inspired by strong and sexy women like

Spring 2014 Trends to Rock – The Midi Skirt | Awed by Monica

Spring 2014 Trends to Rock – The Midi Skirt | Awed by Monica

Monday, April 7th, 2014

Welcome to the second edition of the Spring Must Haves for 2014 by Monica Awe-Etuk of Awed by Monica…. For the next 5 weeks we will highlight what I consider some of the most important trends, and how you

WIN a N25,000 Gift Card & A Free Stylist Session with JConceptz.com

WIN a N25,000 Gift Card & A Free Stylist Session with JConceptz.com

Monday, April 7th, 2014

Everyone loves a freebie right? Then step right up and stand the chance to win a N25,000 gift card and an online style session with a Stylist from JConceptz.com….
JConceptz.com offers fashion for women with one click away.
How

Presenting Ivorian Designer Laurenceairline’s Spring/Summer 2014 Collection

Presenting Ivorian Designer Laurenceairline’s Spring/Summer 2014 Collection

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

Let’s take a look at some fashion straight from Ivorian designer Laurenceairline.
The Menswear label created by Ivory-Coast born designer Laurence Chauvin Buthaud… is all about bringing together a path between cultures, drawing contemporary timeless basic silhouettes with deep

“Chic Daisy” & “Fairy Dust” – View the Amarelis Capsule Collection Lookbooks

“Chic Daisy” & “Fairy Dust” – View the Amarelis Capsule Collection Lookbooks

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

Nigerian design label, Amarelis by Omolara Cole is back and this time with double the fashion for women who wish to explore their fashion fantasies. Presenting its new capsule collections – “Chic Daisy” & “Fairy Dust…“.

“Solace” – The S/S14 Collection by Nigerian Design Label, T.I Nathan Bespoke

“Solace” – The S/S14 Collection by Nigerian Design Label, T.I Nathan Bespoke

Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

Emerging Menswear label T.I Nathan Bespoke, created by Creative Director Temitayo Nathan Illesanmi, is taking us down minimalist-chic lane with its Spring/Summer 2014 collection titled “Solace…“.
The collection is all about the man who, regardless of

Senegalese Design Label Sophie Zinga’s Fall 2014 Collection Lookbook – “Elements”

Senegalese Design Label Sophie Zinga’s Fall 2014 Collection Lookbook – “Elements”

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

Last week we introduced you to Senegalese fashion designer, Sophie Nzinga Sy of the Sophie Zinga fashion brand. With their Spring/Summer 2014 collection titled “Roses and Leaves” collection {click here if you missed it…} , they

The Jewelled Selita! See Dannijo’s Africa-Inspired Jewellery Collection Lookbook featuring Selita Ebanks

The Jewelled Selita! See Dannijo’s Africa-Inspired Jewellery Collection Lookbook featuring Selita Ebanks

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

Cayman-born British model, Selita Ebanks is absolutely stunning for the high-end jewellery line from American  brand – Dannijo…‘s Spring/Summer 2014 lookbook.
The brand, known for their African influence and celebrity clients like Beyoncé, Rihanna, Natalie Portman and Oprah has

View the Weiz Dhurm Franklyn Spring/Summer 2014 Collection – “Florisis”

View the Weiz Dhurm Franklyn Spring/Summer 2014 Collection – “Florisis”

Sunday, March 23rd, 2014

 
You’ve seen the campaign images, now check out the collection.
Created by Nigerian designer Wisdom Franklyn, design label Weiz Dhurm Franklyn brings you its “Florisis”… collection lookbook. Inspired by flora (flowers), the collection tells a tale of the

Geometric Chic! Weiz Dhurm Franklyn Collection for Vlisco Lookbook

Geometric Chic! Weiz Dhurm Franklyn Collection for Vlisco Lookbook

Friday, March 21st, 2014

There is something very glamorous about the Vlisco fabric. Maybe it’s the fabric pattern, or the mix of colours; but this collection is hitting all the right notes.
First showcased at the TW Magazine… Anniversary in November 2013 and inspired

Find Out What to Wear to a Daytime Event on NdaniTV’s Style Guide

Find Out What to Wear to a Daytime Event on NdaniTV’s Style Guide

Thursday, March 20th, 2014

Ever wondered what to wear to a tea party, brunch or any day time event?
Well, now you can wonder no more. For it’s maiden edition, Ndani Tv’s Style Guide with Folu visit the Alter Ego… store in search for

Ghana’s Pistis presents 4 Glamorous Spring/Summer 2014 Collections – Exclusive, Resort, Melange & Nuptials

Ghana’s Pistis presents 4 Glamorous Spring/Summer 2014 Collections – Exclusive, Resort, Melange & Nuptials

Thursday, March 20th, 2014

In 2007, Ghanaian fashion label Pistis, owned by Kabutey Dzietror and Sumaiya Mohammed… was created to provide clothing for the Miss Malaika pageant every year. And since then they have been giving us amazing pieces, especially since their design

BN Style – How To Wear: The Gingham Print Trend

BN Style – How To Wear: The Gingham Print Trend

Thursday, March 20th, 2014

We can’t count how many times we immediately think of a table cloth at an Italian restaurant or an apron when we see gingham prints. But lately, we have decided that no print should be left out when it comes…

“Ella & Gabby Pieces are Timeless”! Watch Adaobi Mgbudem of Ella & Gabby on 53 Extra with Eku Edewor

“Ella & Gabby Pieces are Timeless”! Watch Adaobi Mgbudem of Ella & Gabby on 53 Extra with Eku Edewor

Monday, March 17th, 2014

Are you ready for some fashion talk?
On MNet’s 53 Extra, host Eku Edewor sat down to chat with one of Nigeria’s favourite designers – Adaobi Mgbudem of Ella & Gabby….
During the interview, Adaobi dishes on her

Andrea Iyamah presents its 2014 Swimwear Collection Lookbook

Andrea Iyamah presents its 2014 Swimwear Collection Lookbook

Monday, March 17th, 2014

Well it’s Monday and we are missing the weekend already. To help out with a much needed flashback of the fabulous weekend that was is Andrea Iyamah‘s Swimwear collection for 2014.
We already brought you behind-the-scenes photos {click …

Stunning Embellishments & Radiant Colours! View the Virgos Lounge Spring/Summer 2014 Collection

Stunning Embellishments & Radiant Colours! View the Virgos Lounge Spring/Summer 2014 Collection

Friday, March 14th, 2014

Get ready to swoon ladies! British based Nigerian label Virgos Lounge… is know for its bright colours, embellishments, celebrity clientele and of course its basic yet fabulous pieces. And for its Spring & Summer 2014 collection they are giving us

“Roses & Leaves” – Senegalese Design Label Sophie Zinga presents its Spring/Summer 2014 Collection

“Roses & Leaves” – Senegalese Design Label Sophie Zinga presents its Spring/Summer 2014 Collection

Wednesday, March 12th, 2014

Let’s take a look at some fabulous Senegalese fashion! From fashion designer Sophie Nzinga Sy, we present the Spring/Summer 2014 collection from Sophie Zinga  - “Roses & Leaves…
Born in Senegal, Sophie developed her talent in fashion

Presenting the Maki Oh Fall 2014 Ready-to-Wear Collection Lookbook

Presenting the Maki Oh Fall 2014 Ready-to-Wear Collection Lookbook

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014

It has been a nail biting wait for the announcements of the 10 LVMH Prize competition finalists for which Nigerian designers Adebayo Oke-Lawal of Orange Culture and Amaka Osakwe of Maki Oh… competed. But fingers crossed and prayers said {

Presenting the Rhythmic Autumn/Winter 2014 Collection from Eki Orleans – “Rhythm”

Presenting the Rhythmic Autumn/Winter 2014 Collection from Eki Orleans – “Rhythm”

Monday, March 10th, 2014

Are you ready for some fashion from Eki Orleans?
The brand described their Autumn/Winter 2014 collection named “Rhythm” as a feeling of the “hypnotic beats of an African drum and the seductive rhythm of salsa and dancing …