Category Archives: Lookbooks

Inspired By Tropical Green Forests! Cameroonian Fashion Brand Maison d’Afie Releases Resort Collection “Ngondo”

For the Ngondo collection, Sarah Divine-Garba the creative head of women’s wear brand, Maison d’Afie, repurposes a Cameroonian Colonial classic maxi gown known as the Kaba which was paradoxically born by white missionary wives in the 19th century, as a cover for half naked Duala women who’s irresistibility supposedly distracted their husbands. Sarah draws from her…

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Jemimah, Wife of Celebrity Photographer Emmanuel Oyeleke Debuts Womenswear Brand Knanfe, Releases Capsule Collection “Cosmopolitan”

Contemporary Nigerian womenswear brand Knanfe has released its debut capsule collection aptly named COSMOPOLITAN. The collection features a unique utilization of up to the minute fabrics with sleek and structured minimalistic overtones; perfect for summer, spring and feel-good moments for every fashionable woman. A design brand os owned by the wife of popular photographer Emmanuel…

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Simplicity Meets Edge & Colour! Tokyo James Releases Autumn Winter 2018 Campaign

Menswear brand Tokyo James has released it’s Autumn Winter 2018 campaign. The AW18 campaign is set in the suburbs of Capetown, South Africa, shot in front of a burger joint which has been in existence for over 4 decades. Creative Director, Tokyo James tells us the diner serves as an integral part of the community which sets the…

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Jewel Jemila Releases Elegeant Serenity Collection Featuring Stunning Model, Aduke!

The (Elegant-Serenity) collection brilliantly illustrates and interprets the side of the strong, emerging woman in these highly competitive and daring times. This can be seen through the choice and use of colours and the fusion of diverse fabrics and textures. The collection projects the strong, chic, sultry and classy fashion statements seen in different doses…

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Bibian’s New Collection “Fashion Becomes Her” Is Inspired By Today’s Stylish Women

Bibian is a Lagos based womenswear brand for the modern everyday woman. Enter the world of Bibian as The label presents its debut collection ‘Fashion Becomes Her’ which is inspired by today’s woman who is stylish, bold and wants to be noticed for her choices in fashion. The collection features stylish everyday pieces that have…

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Zohi Taglit Presents 2018 Resort Collection Titled La Conquerant

ZOHI TAGLIT is an upscale womenswear brand created for the sophisticated and contemporary modern woman, the label presents its 2018 Resort collection titled “LA CONQUERANT” and the inspiration is gotten from the confidence, beauty and passion of a contemporary woman. Reflecting on the collection, the creative director, Samantha H. Dollar,  shares “As a mother, people…

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The Henri Uduku Resort ’18 Collection Will Inspire You To Chase The Sun

As a brand, Henri Uduku has wrestled with the conventions that have risen around the fashion industry building its whole ethos around this worship of the seasons. Technology, globalization and industrialization has significantly weakened the hold the weather had on our lives, the most privileged of us literally spend their lives chasing the warm summer…

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Inspired By Fashion & Culture Demure By Denike Debuts A/W 18 Collection

For their A/W 18 collection, the designer draws inspiration from its revered valleys. The creative director draws inspiration from the fragility of the Wave Sandstone formation and the parallels it has with fashion as a culture, design as a process, and the often overlooked reliability that must define construction. She acknowledges the fragility of the sandstone formations, built…

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