Category Archives: Lookbooks

Nigerian Childhood Nostalgia Influences SEMANDE Spring/Summer 2020 Collection

Nigerian UK-based label, SEMANDE draws inspiration from early 80’s Nigerian childhood nostalgia for its SS 2020 collection themed, ‘LIKE PLAY, LIKE PLAY.” The collection which boasts playful and vibrant pieces explores the nostalgic childhood SSSSexperience of the designer, Yemisi Olaiya. According to her, “It is influenced by African childhood toys, a child’s ability to explore and create a…

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Quirkiness Dominates Nola Black’s Pre-Season 2020 Lookbook, See Every Piece Here

Fast-rising womenswear label, Nola Black has unveiled its pre-season 2020 and it encompasses quirky clothing that is true to the core of the brand. The lookbook shot by Miracle Otugo features a model shot against the backdrop of a 90’s Nigerian hair salon. The collection follows its monochrome colour scheme, with looks such as dungarees, plaid dresses,…

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Fashion Retailer, 41 Luxe Enlists ChiGul To Model Its Newest Editorial And She Slays

Nigerian fashion retail store, 41 Luxe has just dropped off a new editorial and it features the talented Chioma Omeruah aka ChiGul in all her glory. As it aims to celebrate diversity, the collaboration also marks the actress’s first-ever fashion campaign. The campaign’s look includes a lilac gold embellished jacket — vibrant prints and shirt…

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NACK Apparel Promotes Patriotism And Unity Amongst Nigerians In Latest Campaign

Famed streetwear brand NACK has revealed the campaign for its 2019 collection. The project incorporates a range of jersey-like essentials that is aptly aimed at “instilling pride in Nigerians,” and other fashion items tagged as an identity for a forward-moving Nigerian. Titled “League of Xtraordinary Nigerians (LXN), the collection is a movement designed to promote patriotism…

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EsaLagos’ Newest Collection Nails The Universal Chic Girl Uniform

EsaLagos‘ new fashion offering, “The Renée Collection” is all about comfortability and flexibility. Moving from bold to muted colours, the ultra-feminine collection focuses on chic looks characterized by refreshing signature designs to complement the new range, making the pieces stylish, natural and colourful. Although the pieces are regular, delicate details such as ruffles, pleats, florals…

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Nathan Cole’s Latest Lookbook Is A Masterclass In Vibrant Suits & Florals

With many ditching classic monochrome suits and ties, the time has come to rethink your wardrobe with essential new pieces from the menswear brands we love. And if you’re struggling for outfit inspiration, worry not. Nathan Cole‘s all-new blooming editorial highlights how to style these bold designs using the brand’s new “Liberta” collection. The collection translates…

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Media Personalities, VJ Adams And Jagpreet Dadiala Star In FreshbyDotun’s 2019 Collection

FreshbyDotun‘s 2019 lookbook arrived a few months ago, with tunics and everything else in between making up the extensive offering. Embellished caps, anyone? Modelled by TV host/actor VJ Adams and skit actor Jagpreet Dadiala, the new wardrobe was showcased in a variety of ways with many of the looks making bold fashion statements. From bright yellows and whites…

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Here’s How AshillaRozae Wants To Empower Stylish Working Women

AshillaRozae AW19 After her debut collection in 2016, AshillaRozae has returned with “Encore”, joining the long list of designers with a female empowerment cause. In this new Autumn/Winter 19 offering, the Nigerian Student Fashion And Design Week winning-label challenge the expectations of what women’s work-wear should be. According to Creative Director, Rosie E. Jacobs, the…

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Temi Otedola and Wana Sambo Join Forces On “The Modern Woman” Collection Series

Earlier this year, Wana Sambo introduced the first part of Modern Woman, a collection series curated to the taste of today’s woman. The accompanying campaign saw multimedia journalist and advocate, Laila Johnson-Salami donning well-tailored designs while striking alluring poses. Did we tell you that it garnered several praises on social media, because yes it was that good. However, the second collaboration has arrived…

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Imaatu Draws From The Bustle Of Lagos For 2019 Campaign, “Lil Things”

Since launching in 2003, Imaatu continues to celebrate women globally, empowering them through colourful creations. For its latest ad campaign, the brand delivers a concise array of form-fitting designs and we can’t help but marvel. Encompassing “lil” jersey dresses featuring timeless designs with solid colours, Imaatu to highlight the hustle and bustle of Lagos with…

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