Category Archives: FASHION

Ghanaian Label Duafe Denim Symbolises Beauty & Enhances The Female Form In New Season Lookbook

Duafe Denim is a clothing label with a new twist as it combines Ntuma/Ankara material with jeans. The concept of the label is shown in its name- “Duafe” is an Adinkra symbol from Ghana that symbolises beauty, which represents how the jeans enhance the beauty of all female shapes. This is because thejeans used are…

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Standout Brights & Colourful Prints In Andrea Iyamah’s Spring/Summer 2012 Swimwear Lookbook

Dumebi Iyamah, Creative Director of Nigerian –Canadian based swimwear label- Andrea Iyamah has recently released the Spring/Summer 2012 lookbook just in time for the summer holidays. The new swimwear collection consists of standout brights and colourful prints all beautifully cut into sexy vintage pieces. We love how the sexy models do justice to line, an…

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Eki Orleans To Showcase At This Year’s Cannes Film Festival

 Nigerian fashion designer Hazel Aggrey-Orleans has been chosen by the Quintessentially Group- the largest group of international luxury concierge services to showcase select pieces from the latest collection of her Eki Orleans label.     The luxurious event is set to take place at La Terrasse Nikki Beach Luxury Suite on the JW Marriott 5…

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Ghanaian Fashion Label Sika Designs Presents “ Labyrinth” Spring/Summer 2012 Lookbook

Ghanaian fashion designer Phyllis Taylor of Sika Designs recently released her 2012 spring summer collection tagged “Labyrinth”. Sika is inspired by the rich and diverse culture of Ghana, West Africa.   For this collection, every fabric has been carefully selected in local Ghanaian markets and hand-made using natural methods, creating exclusive limited prints. Each unique piece…

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Kenyan Label Wambui Mukenyi Presents “The Renaissance” Lookbook

Kenya designer Wambui Mukenyi (WM) founded her self-named fashion label in 2009. The self-taught designer creates collections that show her love for luxurious fabrics, while at the same time instilling her African heritage to produce timeless feminine and effortlessly stylish pieces. She started by creating custom made pieces for her clients then later branched out…

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