Category Archives: Lookbooks

Asymmetrical Hemlines, Grecian Inspired And Structured Peplum Dresses In Obsidian Presents “Wanderlust” Lookbook

Just out from participating at the 2013 Pitti Immagine Trade Fair in Florence Italy, modern womenswear and accessories brand, Obsidian presents its Spring/Summer 2013 collection, tagged “Wanderlust”. The collection, first showcased at the 2012 MTN Lagos Fashion and Design Week last October, takes a look at the passion for exploration and intrigue of the Obsidian…

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Lovely Arm Candies From O’Eclat New Collection -“Soigné”, Check Out Lookbook Photos!

Gbemi Johnson’s ‘O’ Eclat designs, has come to be known for creating beautiful African inspired handcrafted clutches, purses, wallets, shoulder bags, briefcases and totes. The brand fuses its love for All things African such as the Ankara print with carefully crafted leather. The attention to design is second to none as it carefully brings about…

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Nigerian-London Based Designer Duro Olowu For JCPenney, See Spring 2013 Lookbook

Previously, we reported about the collaboration between Nigerian designer Duro Olowu (Click here to read) and retail giant JCPenney. Now we all can get a preview of what will be in stores in March. The collection includes handbags, shoes, clothes and accessories, and everything is priced under $50! Check out some of the looks that…

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An Artistic Sense Of Glamour In Iconic Invanity ‘Luxury Sweet Candy’ Spring/Summer 2013 Lookbook

Nancy Nwadire, Creative Director of luxury brand ‘Iconic Invanity’ inspiration comes from the artistic sense of glamour- the best possible place for the sophisticated woman who appreciates artfulness and good designs. She makes timeless pieces; trousers, skirts, jackets and dresses that a woman will wear for years rather than seasons. For this collection, the brand…

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Fearless Male Fashion! Sheer Tops, Fur And Man Skirts In Orange Culture ‘Quirks Invasion’ Lookbook

Orange Culture Spring/Summer 2013 collection tagged “Quirks Invasion’ first made a debut at the 2012 Lagos Fashion and Design Week last October and from then we knew that the brand was going all out and taking bold moves and steps that is new to the modern Nigerian fashion industry. Adebayo Oke-Lawal, the young brain-child behind…

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For Naturally Curvy And Strikingly Beautiful African Ladies! ‘Dear Curves’ Presents “Igebele” Lookbook

‘Dear Curves’ was founded by plus size model and fashion designer LindaIdegwu. An African inspired clothing line for plus size women, the brand expresses its love of African by mostly making use of Ankara prints.Fashion has been always been a part of Linda&#39s life sincechildhood and the inspiration for the brand originates from African women,most…

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Cultural Heritage Kept Alive As Maki Oh Presents Spring 2013 Lookbook

Loved in recent times by A-list celebrities such as Beyonce’s younger sister Solange Knowles, “the Maki Oh design ethos is to challenge prevailing notions of beauty. It aspires to initiate a continuous recognition and appreciation for self and individuality through fashion. Aroused by a strong sense of identity and culture, the brand creates alluring conversational…

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Reinvent Your Style With Tekay Designs “Afrique-Chic” Collection

With a new year starts a new season for spring styles. It&#39s time to clean house and prepare for a new you. Make a resolution to start by renovating your style with Afrique-Chic fashions. TeKay Designs is an international fashion house that offers custom designs and ready-to-wear ethnic and modern bridal, formal, casual maternity and…

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Think Happiness, Hope, Strength And Jamaican Vibrations In Nigerian Fashion Label ‘Beampeh’ New Season Collection

Beampeh&#39s new season collection is inspired by the little Caribbean Island nation: Jamaica, its legends like Bob Marley, Usain Bolt and the determination and laid back lifestyle of the people. The label&#39s Creative Director, Adebimpe Adebambo, was highly inspired by Team Jamaica at the Summer 2012 Olympics in London. “The Summer 2012 Olympics was lit…

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