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Exquisite Craftsmanship! Ghanaian Accessories Brand AAKS Presents Colourful Handcrafted Bags

  AAKS handcrafted produces raffia bags handmade by a women’s cooperative in Bolgatanga, Northern Ghana. The brand produces luxurious handmade accessories using ethical processes and age-old craft traditions, which are not often seen beyond the borders of Ghana. However Ghanaian fashion designer Akosua Afriyie-Kumi wants the world to see how luxury and quality can grow…

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Fashion Blogger Tosin Sho-Silva Flaunts Fierce Style In Pieces By Nigerian Fashion Label WanniFuga

We totally love these photos here! Fashion Blogger Tosin Sho-Silva of stylebyalexandriah.com showcases her fierce style in pieces by Nigerian emerging fashion label WanniFuga. The pieces are from the label’s Resort 2015 collection campaign tagged ‘Ligne’. The designer Toluwani Oyefuga has created pieces that are quite modern and elegant featuring a vivid red and neutrals…

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For The African Cosmopolitan Woman! View Lookbook Photos To ‘Osuare’ SS’15 Collection – Reflections’

Nigerian womenswear brand ‘Osuare’ debuts its Spring/Summer2015 collection called ‘Reflections’. The collection is a juxtaposition of cosmopolitan culture and African motifs. It is a mix of colours, fabrics; hand painted and embellished patterns for the creative, stylish and discerning woman. The collection is largely inspired by creativity, colours and culture while the pieces are designed…

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Nigerian Fashion Brand ‘Souza’ Tingles Our Senses With SS’15 ‘Eclectic’ Collection!

  The ‘Eclectic’ Spring/Summer2015 collection by Nigerian Fashion brand ‘Souza’ as the name implies, is an eclectic mix of edge, chic and funk.It is a fun mix of painted fabrics and lace. It expresses a more experimental fashion frame of mind; with no holds or inhibitions. The aim of the designer is to speak to…

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For The Love Of Prints! ‘Design For Love’ Unveils New Collection – ‘Colours Of Africa’

  Presenting “Colours of Africa” – the new collection from women’s Ready-to-Wear brand, Design for Love (DFL). The collection features a sultry juxtaposition of prints that create pieces embracing of vibrant colors and textures, making the overall appeal exquisitely eclectic chic. Slightly controlled silhouettes delightfully complement the “print-tastic” display, ensuring pieces remain flattering to the…

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Full Lookbook Photos To Mohanista Spring/Summer 2015 ‘What Is Real’ Collection!

Hello fashionistas, we can’t enough of this delightful collection. If you remember we had brought you some campaign photos of Mohanista’s Spring/Summer 2015 ‘What Is Real’collection. Missed it? Then please click here to view those photos and to read more on the brand and collection inspiration.   Check out the gorgeous lookbook photos below!   Shoot…

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Artful & Fun! East African Brand ChiChia London Delights With The ‘Hadithi Hadithi’ SS’15 Collection

Hadithi Hadithi, which literally means ‘Story Story’ in Swahili serves as the primary inspiration for this collection. For Spring/Summer 2015, the London-based designer Christine Mhando looks back at one of her favourite pass times as a child…story time! The unique prints have been specially designed and selected to evoke a sense of nostalgic fun in…

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Rihanna Striking In Dior ‘Secret Garden’ Campaign

We first heard about Rihanna’s Dior ads when the pop star was conveniently glimpsed shooting at Versailles with photographer Steven Klein in March.The images from the “Secret Garden” campaign are popping up like crocuses. They depict Rihanna discreetly showing off her tattoos in a fur-vest-and-gloves ensemble accessorized with the Diorama bag, and tearing up the…

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