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Designer Biography: Amaka Osakwe Of Maki Oh

Amaka Osakwe is the Creative Director of Maki Oh, a womenswear label conceived in 2010 to initiate a continuous appreciation for ‘self’ and individuality through fashion. Designer, Amaka Osakwe studied at the Arts University College at Bournemouth where she obtained a BA (Hons) in Fashion Studies. Her passion for couture and culture inspires her artisanal…

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Quintessential Colours, Earthy Tones And A Cool Aura In Maki Oh’s Fall/Winter 2013 Collection LookBook Photos

Maki Oh is really known for stellar collections and even though she is a new designer, she is already one of the shiniest stars in Africa and beyond. With an incredible eye to detail, the collection speaks quality in volumes. The Fall/Winter 2013 collection revisits the use of African Adire, but according to the designer…

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Vivacious Vibrant Colours And Versatile Fabrics In Sasha’s New “Freedom” Collection LookBook

The fashion line owned by one of Nigeria’s top Female MCees’ ‘Eclectic By Sasha’ has released the lookbook photos of the 2013 collection which is being themed “Freedom”. The collection is modeled by Nigerian TV Presenter Yvonne ‘Vixen’ Ekwere and uses vibrant and bright colours to depict a free and bohemian lifestyle. The collection, which…

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Orange Culture Presents “The Feeling” Lookbook, Pictures Shot By Amazing Story Teller Obi Somto

Shot by Story teller Obi Somto, the F/W collection was built for “Woven Threads”, an exhibition organized by Lagos Fashion and Design week.  The exhibition looked to the future of Nigerian fashion as it explored the art of textile craftsmanship. Such traditional arts are an integral part of Nigerian heritage and cultural identity and bring…

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Fashion Tips: The 5 Handbags Every Woman Should Own

Work, errands, shopping, the occasional party—no matter what you&#39ve got going on, these styles will have no problem keeping up and keeping you looking up-to-date. These are arguably the only handbags you need. Clockwise From Top Left: Neon Yellow Crossbody, Tory Burch “Robinson – Mini” Crossbody Bag, Legacy Colorblock Leather Swingpack, Colorblock Perforated Leather Mini…

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