Category Archives: Lookbooks

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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New Talent: Glamm Fashions Presents “Playful Romance 2” Lookbook

Our new talent for this week is Glamm Fashions, founded by two artistic friends -Mary Ajetunmobi and Gbemi Alli-Odedina. The womenswear and menswear clothing label started in 2009 out of the women’s keen desire to create unique fashion items that merge African fabrics with Western culture design patterns. Their clothing exudes the beauty and elegance…

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Nigerian- Scotland Based Design Brand Presents “The Papillon” Collection

 N K I L I, meaning ‘Seeing beautiful things’ is a women’s luxury shirt-making brand.   The brand focuses on bringing light to the traditionally neglected yet single most important garment in a wardrobe, the shirt. By highlighting the garment in its pure form, the progressive beauty and craft can be seen.   According to…

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