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Designer Biography: House Of DEO – Deola Sagoe

Deola Sagoe is one of the highly celebrated haute couture fashion designers from Nigeria that has attained and maintained an internationally accepted brand. As she currently showcases her collection as one of the 35 selected designers for the Mercedes-Benz Africa Fashion Week happening in Johannesburg, South Africa, it’s amazing to think of how she juggles…

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New Talent: Glamm Fashions Presents “Playful Romance 2” Lookbook

Our new talent for this week is Glamm Fashions, founded by two artistic friends -Mary Ajetunmobi and Gbemi Alli-Odedina. The womenswear and menswear clothing label started in 2009 out of the women’s keen desire to create unique fashion items that merge African fabrics with Western culture design patterns. Their clothing exudes the beauty and elegance…

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Nigerian- Scotland Based Design Brand Presents “The Papillon” Collection

 N K I L I, meaning ‘Seeing beautiful things’ is a women’s luxury shirt-making brand.   The brand focuses on bringing light to the traditionally neglected yet single most important garment in a wardrobe, the shirt. By highlighting the garment in its pure form, the progressive beauty and craft can be seen.   According to…

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Nigerian- Scotland Based Design Brand Presents “The Papillon” Collection

 N K I L I, meaning ‘Seeing beautiful things’ is a women’s luxury shirt-making brand.   The brand focuses on bringing light to the traditionally neglected yet single most important garment in a wardrobe, the shirt. By highlighting the garment in its pure form, the progressive beauty and craft can be seen.   According to…

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Over 20 Shows In 4 Days: ‘Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Africa’ With David Tlale, Deola Sagoe, Maki Oh And 32 Other Designers

African Fashion International (AFI) is pushing out the very best of African designs with an African edition of the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, set to hold from Wednesday, 24 October till Saturday, 28 October, 2012 at the prestigious Melrose Arch, Johannesburg, South Africa.     Some of the 35 designers who will unveil exquisite collections on…

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Who Rocked This Lanvin One Shoulder Dress Better? Jessica Alba or Lily Donaldson

Hollywood girl Jessica Alba donned this elegant ivory and black Lanvin Spring 2012 dress with sequin detailing back in March. She looks chic as she accessorised this impeccable one shouldered dress with matching black heels, a bulky black ring, a stud and a chic updo. She definitely spells sophistication.   Model Lily Donaldson on the…

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