Category Archives: Lookbooks

Summer Ready! Swimwear Label Bfyne Presents Its Kente 2016 Collection

  Nigerian swimwear label, Bfyne has released its Kente 2016 Collection and it’s all you need to get you in the summer mood. Using Ghanaian fabric Kente, the designer created fab two pieces and swimsuits suitable for all body types. The swimwears come in different vibrant and colourful prints and features sexy cut-outs and high…

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African Barbie! xo ASANTE’s 2016 Capsule Collection Is Printastic

xo ASANTE, originally Rue 114, owned by Serwah Asante recently rebranded and is out with its 2016 capsule collection dubbed ‘African Barbie’. Inspiration for the xo ASANTE brand is deeply informed by the designer’s Ghanaian roots, New York City upbringing, and eternal love of travel. Inspired by and created for women who believe that every…

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A Modern Interpretation Of Traditional Style! Nwko Presents Its SSI6 Collection ‘Modernity’

For her SS16 collection, ‘Modernity’, Fashion Designer, Nkwo Onwuka skilfully interwove traditional styles with modern edginess creating pieces that are most definitely not for the faint-hearted. Here is what the award-winning designer said about the collection: “The inspiration for this collection was doing Africa modern. I have been doing a lot of work/research with artisans…

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#WSBlogger Edit: Wana Sambo Presents The Angie Dress

  This edition of the Wana Sambo Blogger Edit features style blogger, Alexandriah modelling the brand’s Angie Dress. The Angie Dress aka the midi goddess was created with a work-wear cotton/polyester textured fabric. It features a hemline designed with triangular strips of mixed colors – off-white, Brown, fuchsia & Caramel – and structured sleeves. The classic…

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IAMISIGO’s AW16 ‘Uncaved’ Collection Is Very Earthy – Here’s The Lookbook!

Bubu Ogisi’s IAMISIGO fashion brand has released the lookbook for its Autumn/Winter 2016 collection dubbed ‘Uncaved’. The collection features frocks, loose pants, skirts and more in earthy tones of brown, tan, green, mellow yellow, peach and more. According to the label, this collection explores how natural fashion can come to anyone with no underlying systems,…

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#WanaSamboBloggerEdit: Style Blogger, Alexandriah Of ‘Style By Alexandriah’ Rocks The Anica Black Pair

This edition of#WanaSamboBloggerEdit features Style Blogger, Alexandriah of Style By Alexandriah  modelling the label’s Anica Black pair. The two-piece outfit features an off-shoulder blouse with a v-neckline and extended belt-esque ropes round each arm to make a perfect knot, paired with a bell-bottom trouser with belt holes on the waist band.The blogger threw on a…

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Afrocentric! Ghanaian Jewelry Label Aphia Sakyi Unveils The Adom Collection

Emerging Ghanaian accessory brand, Aphia Sakyi presents her latest collection, ‘The Adom Collection’. The collection is a range of beautiful and colourful necklaces made from beads and fabrics. The Afrocentric pieces can take the most drab outfits from zero to hundred without much fuss. We love that they can be worn on either the red…

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Mille Collines AW16 ‘Curio|City’ Collection Pays Homage To The African Woman

Happy Africa Day style revolutionists! We found the perfect way to celebrate this special day with an Afrocentric collection. Kenya based luxury lifestyle brand, Mille Collines recently released its Autumn/Winter 2016 collection dubbed ‘Curio|City’. It was showcased at the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, Joburg 2016. The label which seeks to celebrate the African woman who juggles…

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MORAFA’s Creative Director Celebrates His 25th Birthday With New ‘25’ Collection

  Menswear brand MORAFA is ready with a new collection just in time for the creative director Seun Morafa’s 25th birthday. Tagged ‘25’, the collection according to Seun, “is inspired by me. It’s for my 25th birthday anniversary. It’s specially made for adults of age 25 and also, for all ages young at heart.” Check…

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