Category Archives: Lookbooks

Runway To Real Life: Fade Ogunro Shows You How To Wear Nigerian Fashion Label Alter Ego With Style And Confidence

Fade Ogunro, one of the hosts of the highly anticipated TV show themed ‘Glam Report’ alongside Michelle Dede and DidiOcheja, seems to be an avid lover of the Nigerian brand ‘Alter Ego’ and has been spotted in creations from the brand three times in recent weeks. All three dresses were showcased during the 2012 MTN…

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Côte d’Ivoire Fashion Label Loza Maleombho Goes Androgynous In Autumn/Winter 2013 Collection

Loza Maléombho was born in Brazil, raised in Côte d’Ivoire and in the United States and was largely influenced by the diversity of cultures that she was open to. Her early world wide exposure has inspired her culturally eclectic aesthetic in artistic expressions. In her Autumn/Winter Baroque Inspired collection, one is reminded of the fashion…

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Paulina Adeniran, Nancie Sam – Amoye And Jahnet Soname Debut ‘House Of Mobé’ With Collection Tagged “Second Self”

House of Mobé (pronounced Mo-Bay) is a brand new fashion label that combines your every day wears with a little bit of high fashion couture. Run by three Nigerian designers Paulina Adeniran, Nancie Sam-Amoye and Jahnet Soname, the vision of the brand is to connect fashion lovers of all ages with the purpose of marrying…

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An Extreme Burst Of Print, Pattern And Colour In The CJAJ09 Spring/Summer 2013 Collection

Established in 2009, CJAJ09 is an independent African fashion design house and clothing store that is all about making style accessible and fashion affordable for the sophisticated, hard working and discerning woman. With designs drawn from the beauty and sophisticated nature of European fashion mixed with the richness and ethnicity of African culture. Their clothes…

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Nigerian-London Based Label, GBEMi By Alice Oluyitan New Collection “Happy House” Is Full Of Rich Hues And Textures

The ‘Happy House’ Gbemi womenswear collection shines a spotlight on pastel hues, rich textures and exaggerated proportions. Oversized shoulder accents and voluminous silhouettes take center stage in a lookbook that is candy-colored. GBEMi (pronounced with a silent G) is Alice Oluyitan a London based designer recently graduating from the University of Brighton. She studied fashion…

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Outfit For Every Woman And Occasion -Fashion Label Tai Adeboyeku Releases New Season Collection

With the Tai Adeboyeku collection, there is an outfit for every woman and occasion. The label is from a new designer determined to create innovative, chic, sexy and sophisticated pieces for the modern woman.     Apart from the collection pieces, The Tai Adeboyeku Collection also designs custom pieces.   The Autumn/Winter 2013 collection boasts…

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As Seen On Burna Boy, D’banj, Davido And Others, Menswear Fashion Label King Hakbal Presents The “Dapper Men” Collection

Akeem Adeyinka Balogun is the brainchild of the King Hakbal label. The designer who has worked with Burna Boy, D’banj, Davido and other artistes, states that his major job is to make people look good. According to the designer, the ethos is all about sartorial elegance, as seen in this “Dapper Men” collection. From blue…

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Pop Culture Inspired By Nigeria! Urban Fashion Label ‘Allen And Fifth’ Out With SS13 Lookbook

Allen and Fifth is a Nigerian/ African Inspired Urban Lifestyle apparel Company whose goal is to promote Nigerian/African pop culture, using the tee shirt as a canvas. The Spring/Summer 2013 Collection takes you on a nostalgic trip with the “Stamped Ife Bronze Head” tee, “The Therefore I am” tee and “The Bornu Horsemen” tee.  …

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Dare To Be Sexy In Cut-Outs, Bright Colours And Clashing Prints? Check Out Nigerian-Canadian Based Label Andrea Iyamah 2013 Swimwear Collection

With summer right around the corner, Canadian-based Nigerian couture designer, Andrea Iyamah shows off her versatility as a designer with the release of prints, pastels and unique cuts in ther 2013 swimwear collection. Andrea Iyamah presents its 2013 swimwear collection showing a mixture of daring colours, prints, pastels and unique cuts. The collection was inspired…

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