Category Archives: FASHION

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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Former Miss World Agbani Darego Is “Jaw Dropping Gorgeous” And Tinsel Star Chris Attoh, Looking Dapper On The Cover Of Complete Fashion New Edition

Covering this edition is stunning, drop-dead gorgeous Nigerian supermodel, Agbani Darego who is making a roaring comeback on the Nigerian fashion scene. She dishes on the model life in cosmopolitan New York where she is based and plans for the future. She is spotted wearing a plunging neck-line silver dress revealing her cleavage in a…

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US Retailer J.C. Penney Announces Duro Olowu, A Nigerian-Born Designer Based In London As It’s First Collaboration

J.C. Penney, a major American retailer, operating 1,102 department stores in 49 states and Puerto Rico has announced Duro Olowu, a Nigerian-born designer based in London as its first “seasonal designer,” releasing a limited-edition collection for spring 2013.   According to Duro Olowu, “This collection is for anyone, from 18 to 80… Everything has a…

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Show Report: 2012 Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Africa – U.Mi-1

U.Mi-1 is a brand for people who are passionate about clothes, who judge luxury from the finishing inside to the detailing on the outside. For Creative Director, Gozi, U.Mi-1 represents unity and dialogue through fashion. These two themes are evident from the juxtaposition of different fabrics, detailing and style lines. The aesthetic she creates marries…

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Show Report: 2012 Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Africa- Deola Sagoe

Deola Sagoe is a highly celebrated Nigerian haute couture fashion designers in Africa that has attained and maintained an internationally accepted brand.   The brand showcased its new season collection at the Mercedes Benz Fashion Week African organised by Africa Fashion International (AFI) is pushing out the very best of African designs with an African…

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Show Report: Lagos Fashion And Design Week 2012 – International Luxury Brand, Matthew Williamson

International luxury brand, Matthew Williamson, was founded in February 1997 by designer, Matthew Williamson and CEO, Joseph Velosa.   Bright colours and detailed pieces have set the pace for the highly recognisable Matthew Williamson signature aesthetic. A key focus on colour, pattern and print – areas synonymous with the brand – encapsulate a youthful energy, modernity…

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