Category Archives: Lookbooks

Youthful, Modern, Chic, Feminine Elegance And Fierceness – All In ALALI Boutique Spring/Summer 2013 Collection

Creative Director, Oroma Cookey-Gam showcases the ALALI Boutique collection for Spring/Summer 2013. It combines athletic elements such as the raglan and dolman sleeves, triangular silhouettes and the racerback with feminine, elegant features such as the hourglass impression, godgets, draping and sheerness. This collection channels the 21st century feminist who is not apologetic about being a…

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Patterns, Textiles And Prints In Nigerian- London Based Fashion Label ‘HCC’ ‘Fabuleux’ Collection

Helen Chukwu, founder of the ‘HCC’ fashion line is a keen young Nigerian fashion designer and Creative Director of her “HCC’ label based in London. Helen interested patterns, textiles and prints of fabrics and sees fashion as somewhat omnipresent. According to her “it isn’t something that exists strictly in clothes; it is all about our…

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Art, Colours And Fairy Tale Illusions In Elegante By Tiannahstyling “DARING” Lookbook

Nigerian fashion stylist cum designer Toyin Lawani is a serial entrepreneur. A graduate from the University of Lagos and now the CEO of Tiannah&#39s Place and also the creative director of TiannahStyling her umbrella for her styling and designing endeavours. Her work as a stylist ranges from celebrity styling, photovideo shoots and fashion consultancy. Her…

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Swirly Plaids, Colour Blocking And Mini Athletic Shorts In Nigerian Fashion Label Old Religion “Kaleidoscopy” Lookbook

We first got wind of Nigerian fashion label Old Religion when it showcased a collection as one of the young designer finalist at the Lagos Fashion and Design Week 2012.   Buchi Okoro, creative Director of Old Religion says Kaleidoscopy the new Spring/Summer 2012 menswear collection simply means “Observation of Beautiful Forms”. It is inspired…

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Vintage Glamour And Timeless Elegance! Shakara Couture 2012 Lookbook Celebrates Flattery Of The Female Form

  Founded in 2004, the Shakara Couture Label is a family-run business with a design team led by the Creative Director Ewemade Erhabor-Emokpae.   On attainment of her Law degree from the University of Lagos, she sought to follow her passion and attended the London College of Fashion and Central Saint Martins to be professionally…

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Something For Today’s Man! Finely Tailored Embroidered Native Ensembles And Dapper Clean-Cut Suits In ‘Kimono Kollection’ Lookbook

  Hey guys, today we are bringing something specially for you!   Kimono Kollection is a menswear fashion label and brain-child of a fashion guru Hakeem Balogun. Hakeem’s passion for fashion was bred during his university years in the United Kingdom.     As a student, he schooled himself in the vision of the craftsmen…

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Nigerian Design House MOOFA Presents Spring/Summer 2012 Collection, “Swan Addiction”

Nigerian Fashion design house MOOFA has signaled a roaring entry to the fashion scene with this ethereal, beautiful collection, named Swan Addiction. Swan Addiction is an ode to the female silhouette, an enchanting romantic fairy tale in a valley of dreams, a sparkling reflection of woman’s beauty and sensuality which is shown off in structured…

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Guardian Life Writer Oyindamola Lawal, Launches Fashion Label 27Fab With ‘Fabulousity’ Collection

Guardian Life magazine writer Oyindamola Lawal’s amazing career in fashion, love of design and unique appeal to African ladies has helped her to create her exciting label 27Fab and new collection tagged ‘Fabulousity’.   She has created a coordinated range of chic, modern, edgy, classy and stylish pieces, using timeless key pieces for inspiration.  …

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