Category Archives: Lookbooks

Standout Brights & Colourful Prints In Andrea Iyamah’s Spring/Summer 2012 Swimwear Lookbook

Dumebi Iyamah, Creative Director of Nigerian –Canadian based swimwear label- Andrea Iyamah has recently released the Spring/Summer 2012 lookbook just in time for the summer holidays. The new swimwear collection consists of standout brights and colourful prints all beautifully cut into sexy vintage pieces. We love how the sexy models do justice to line, an…

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Ghanaian Fashion Label Sika Designs Presents “ Labyrinth” Spring/Summer 2012 Lookbook

Ghanaian fashion designer Phyllis Taylor of Sika Designs recently released her 2012 spring summer collection tagged “Labyrinth”. Sika is inspired by the rich and diverse culture of Ghana, West Africa.   For this collection, every fabric has been carefully selected in local Ghanaian markets and hand-made using natural methods, creating exclusive limited prints. Each unique piece…

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Kenyan Label Wambui Mukenyi Presents “The Renaissance” Lookbook

Kenya designer Wambui Mukenyi (WM) founded her self-named fashion label in 2009. The self-taught designer creates collections that show her love for luxurious fabrics, while at the same time instilling her African heritage to produce timeless feminine and effortlessly stylish pieces. She started by creating custom made pieces for her clients then later branched out…

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Jezreel Designs Presents Exotic African Inspired Handbags

Jezreel designs just introduced their 2012 lookbook with an array of African inspired handbags. The range of essential handbags includes personalised Yoruba names after traditionally strong women in the founder of the label’s life, they include; Bamike, Ebun, Miss Kuku, Nifemi, Busola, Deola, Joke, and Agbeke. Jezreel Designs (JD) comes from Hebrew word “God plants”.…

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Iconicity Presents “Africa On Your Street” Lookbook

This is a really cool online find we have just recently discovered. Iconicity presents its latest “Africa on your street” collection under the Desturi label. The collection simply defines the aim of the label, which is letting fashion love you. The pieces are colourful explosion of ethnic prints with astute tailoring, traditional fabrics of hessian…

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Native Ghanaian Influences As Adrien Sauvage Presents Autumn/Winter 2012 Lookbook

British/Ghanaian menswear designer Adrien Sauvage has just debuted the lookbook to his African inspired Autumn/Winter 2012 collection. Sauvage’s pieces standout and so far his collections have take influences from his native country of Ghana. His works show an inspiration of mixing traditional menswear fine tailoring with luxury, one that results in modern menswear fashion. The…

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