DURO OLOWU’S SPRING 2019 READY-TO-WEAR IS A BREATH OF FRESH AIR

There is an appealing airiness to the clothes. Long, languid dresses with a 1930s sway with Duro Olowu’s signature prints—florals, polka dots, and a particularly charming butterfly print that covered a striking high-waisted pantsuit as well. Indeed, even the most modest floor-length looks with full sleeves have an ease about them that belied their construction—the […]

Adubea Jensen’s ‘Life is Beautiful’ Collection Is An Absolute Must-Have

The ‘Life is Beautiful’ collection encapsulates the vibrancy of life in the city of Accra, reflected in the joyful, exuberance of its people, enjoying life in the city. Creative director, Janet Oddoye takes us on a journey with her collection, creating beautiful, timeless handbags that inject joy into the lives of women who carry them. […]

JUST IN TIME FOR EID CELEBRATION! FASHION BRAND ELORA COLLECTION IS OUT WITH 2018 LOOKBOOK

According to Creative Director Hafsah Mohammed:  “We designed this collection with different eye-catching elements from fringes to organza fabrics,making the selection versatile and fitting to one’s preference. This Eid, we are mixing bygones with the new. We are taking a different approach to the typical abaya by giving it a modern twist, while still capturing the […]

ARE YOU WATCHING THE AFRICAN MILLENNIALS TV SHOW? SEE ALL THEIR JAW-DROPPING CAMPAIGN IMAGES

The African Millennials, also dubbed “The AM’s”, is a Reality TV meet Talk Show with a cast of about 16 millennials from various African backgrounds. The unscripted program will shock viewers with its raw perspective on social issues that plague both the Black and African communities. The campaign images were released in celebration of the […]

FIGS Fashion Released Its Latest Collection At The First edition Of This Year’s Accra Fashion Week: Chilly/Rainy ‘18

The ‘Maame Fosua’ collection was named after his mother who happened to be the inspiration behind this set of designs. FIGS has a flair for loud colours of which this collection is not devoid of. Apparently, that is just his mother’s style which contradicts the modern man/woman’s choice of colours when it comes to clothing. […]

NIGERIAN FASHION BRAND YOMI CASUAL HAS RELEASED 2018 COLLECTION TITLED REGAL

Nigerian fashion brand Yomicasual is on a mission to revive the intricate embroidery after going back to it roots where it started from as the brand launches its Regal by Yomi Casual collection which highlights the unique needlework designs. The artistic collection redefines menswear into conceptual, effervescent contemporary panache. Every unique piece communicates a different […]

Ghanaian Designer ‘Adubea Jensen’ Making Luxury Handmade Accessories Out Of Tiny Beads

Adubea (Janet Oddoye) was born in England to a Danish mother with an eye for beautiful soft furnishings and vintage clothing, and a Ghanaian father, civil engineer by day and amiable socialite by night. At a tender age, Adubea was steeped in an aesthetic that was quintessentially Danish as well as being influenced by traditionally […]

LASIROYALE HAS UNVEILED ITS FIRST OFFICIAL COLLECTION THEMED, ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK SS18

Orange! When your favorite color is orange, the party is wherever you are. Forever the optimist, you fully expect something wonderful  to happen. You’ve perfected being in the present, living in the moment and focusing on the positive vibes created by this bright color. Orange personalities are described as social animals, social butterflies and mediators. The […]

SEE NIGERIAN FASHION BRAND IKIRE JONES’ NEW AND AWESOME COLLECTION TITLED “LOOK AT GOD”

LOOK AT GOD Ikire Jones was founded by Nigerian born designer/Afrobeat musician/attorney Walé Oyéjidé, and bespoke tailor/musician Sam Hubler. The brand takes a craftsmanship approach to design and makes boldly printed garments that are rich and elegant. Ikire Jones achieves optimum maximalism by marrying aesthetics from different cultures around the globe. They put Africa on the forefront […]