Tag Archives: African Designers

Ghanaian Womenswear Brand, Barkers-Woode Presents Its Spring/Summer 2016 Collection

  Ghanaian womenswear brand, Barkers-Woode has unveiled its SS 16 collection In keeping with the brand’s minimalist aesthetics motto, the designer uses simple white fabrics to create clean, timeless androgynous pieces that will appeal to true fashionistas. In an attempt to add a personal touch to each piece, the brand teamed up with local artists…

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Mille Collines AW16 ‘Curio|City’ Collection Pays Homage To The African Woman

Happy Africa Day style revolutionists! We found the perfect way to celebrate this special day with an Afrocentric collection. Kenya based luxury lifestyle brand, Mille Collines recently released its Autumn/Winter 2016 collection dubbed ‘Curio|City’. It was showcased at the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, Joburg 2016. The label which seeks to celebrate the African woman who juggles…

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Here’s A Preview Of Amarelis’ FW16 ‘Innocencia de Florence’ Collection

    Womenswear brand Amarelis is set to return to the fashion scene with their Fall/Winter 2016 collection titled ‘Innocencia de Florence’. The collection focuses on a lineup of elegant dreamy dresses and functional pieces for your wardrobe that are easy-to-layer. While we await the release of the lookbook later today, sneak a peek at…

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Knitwear Like No Other! Menswear Label, Bloke Presents Its Resort 2016 Lookbook ‘Masked Holes’

  Innovative menswear and luxury Knitwear brand Bloke, unveils its Resort 2016 lookbook dubbed ‘Makes Holes’. The colourful collection, which features knitwear and awkward cuts, falls in line with the brand’s aesthetics fro quirky, artistic and eccentric concepts. According to the designer Oluwajimi Faith, a crotchet and knitwear artist, “this collection is inspired by concealment…

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For The Hustler! Rogue Inc. Unveils SS16 Collection ‘The Rogue Man – Urban Series’

Fast rising Nigerian fashion label, Rogue Inc recently unveiled its spring/summer 2016 collection tagged ‘The Rogue Man – Urban Series’. According to the creative director Sadiq Adams, “the street style collection epitomizes the man that hustles hard and enjoys life, all in style. “It represents the brand’s community ‘rogue nation’ and what it stands for…

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Omoni Oboli Turns Up The Glam In Ayo Van Elmar’s SS2016 Fishbone ‘Table De Billiard’ Editorial Shoot

Nollywood actress Omoni Oboli, channels her glamorous side for this editorial shoot titled ‘Table De Billiard’ in outfits from fashion label, Ayo Van Elmar’s Spring/Summer 2016 ‘Fishbone’ collection. Click here to see lookbook. According to the creative director Ayo Elizabeth Olaogun, the game of nobles, with an inception dating as far back as the 15th…

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Flowery & Colorful! Ghanaian Fashion Label, Totally Ethnik Presents The Remake Of Its ‘Birds Of Paradise’ Collection

    Luxury Ghanaian fashion brand Totally Ethnik, unveils the lookbook photos for its ‘Birds of Paradise,The Remake’ Spring/Summer 2016 collection. The Bird of Paradise (BoP) collection was first unveiled in 2014 (click here to see lookbook). According to the brand, this collection was inspired by the “Birds of Paradise” kingdom where the most beautiful…

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Fast Rising Brand, ObinnaOmeruo Unveils Its Floral Symphony Collection

Fashion need not be limited to expensive designer brands, left-of- the-mainstream labels and trendy statement. Understated sophistication is always over looked, especially today when people generally favor flashy prints and loud colors. Emerging brand ObinnaOmeruo, is growing to be a household name in Nigeria, offering a variety of choices when it comes to clothing that are…

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Effortless Edginess! Selly Raby Kane Presents Her Spring/Summer 2016 Collection

While we’re still savouring the beauty of her Fall/Winter 2016-17 collection, Senegalese designer, Selly Raby Kane has giving us another collection to mull over. Her SS 16 is in keeping with the edginess of her previous collections. Describing the collection, the brand had this to say, “This season, the Selly Raby Kane girl becomes a pilgrim…

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