Category Archives: FASHION

Congolese Designer Tina Lobondi, Presents Spring/Summer 2014 “Debut” Collection.

  Tina Lonbondi has continued to wow us here! The London based Womenswear Designer specializes in High End women&#39s ready-to-wear. Born in Kinshasa (Congo), Tina grew up in Lorraine (France) where she studied Fashion Design Realisation.         Her pieces are fast becoming a favourite among celebrities such as York based singer Angelique…

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Runway To Real Life: Eku Edewor Spotted In Meena, Needle Point & Mina Evans Outfits

  Our favourite TV “IT’ gal was recently spotted wearing fabulous pieces of three great African designers for her weekly 53Extra show on DSTV Africa Magic. Styled by celebrity Bubu Ogusi, Eku in the photos here, she is wearing different looks from Nigerian brands Needle Point and Meenaand two outfits from Ghanaian brand Mina Evans.…

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Funmi Alaiyemola Vs. Reality Star Kenya Moore In Halston Heritage Dress, Who Wore It Better?

Funmi Alaiyemola Kenya Moore Former model now financial consultant based in New York was spotted wearing this Halston Heritagechartreuse jersey dress while out for a cocktail party in New York. She is carrying her signature long flowing locks and pairs the dress with peep-toes pumps and a blue clutch. Funmi Alaiyemola On the other hand,…

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African Traditions & Graphics Motifs In Ivory Coast-Paris Based Menswear Brand Laurence Airline SS14 Collection

Laurence Airline is a menswear label and conscious project based between Abidjan in Ivory Coast and Paris. Laurence Airline brings together a path between cultures drawing contemporary timeless basic silhouettes with deep African roots, it was founded in 2010 by Laurence Chauvin-Buthaud and stands for strong individual pieces, which can seamlessly become part of a…

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Runway To Real Life: American/Nigerian Songstress Ayo Awosika In Bridget Awosika For Lagos Performance

Ayo Awosika, a vocalist, multi-instrumentalist and songwriter based in Brooklyn, New York, performed in Lagos on Sunday 12th of January at the Intercontinental hotel in Victoria Island, for the first time wearing this bright yellow ensemble from cousin Bridget Awosika self named-Nigerian based fashion brand. Ayo Awosika Model at 2013 GTB LFDW The ensemble in…

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Inspired By Ghana, Check Out ‘Mefie By Samantha White’ Collection Of Handbags

“Mefie [mé fíéy which means my home in Twi] is the brainchild of UK based designer Samantha White.  In 2012, Samantha travelled to Ghana and instantly fell in love with the country, the people and the crafts—she spent days in the markets admiring the print, texture and colour—the weaves were breath-taking, the paintings were stunning.”…

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