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Show Reports: ARISE Fashion Week 2019 Day 3 — MmusoMaxwell

ARISE Fashion Week 2019 has officially come to an end after a 3-day event with top African and international designers showcasing their pieces for the Autumn/Winter 2019 season. Mmuso Maxwell is a vibrant brand by duo Maxwell Buko and Mmuso Potsane. The SS19 collection showcased was inspired by the Maasai women and Tony Gum, a Cape Town visual artist. Made for the woman who’s everything…

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Show Reports: ARISE Fashion Week 2019 Day 3 — Ituen Basi

ARISE Fashion Week 2019 has officially come to an end after a 3-day event with top African and international designers showcasing their pieces for the Autumn/Winter 2019 season. With over 2 decades of fashion experience, Ituen Basi can be described a design veteran. The Nigerian designer celebrates individuality and feminism in a stylish combination of timeless elegance and a touch of…

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Show Reports: ARISE Fashion Week 2019 Day 3 — Esteban Cortazar

ARISE Fashion Week 2019 has officially come to an end after a 3-day event with top African and international designers showcasing their pieces for the Autumn/Winter 2019 season. At age 17, Esteban Cortazar was the youngest-ever designer to show at New York Fashion Week. The  Paris-based Colombian designer draws influence from his Latin roots and his upbringing in…

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Show Reports: ARISE Fashion Week 2019 Day 3 — Bridget Awosika

ARISE Fashion Week 2019 has officially come to an end after a 3-day event with top African and international designers showcasing their pieces for the Autumn/Winter 2019 season. Bridget Awosika is a Parsons School of Design alumni and designer/creative director of the eponymous label Bridget Awosika. Launched in 2010, the brand celebrates the continent, maintaining a strong African…

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Show Reports: ARISE Fashion Week 2019 Day 3 — Bethany Williams

ARISE Fashion Week 2019 has officially come to an end after a 3-day event with top African and international designers showcasing their pieces for the Autumn/Winter 2019 season. One of the designers who caught our attention at the finale was Bethany Williams. The british designer presented her ready-to-wear AW19 collection made of fabrics created from book waste and…

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The Show-Stealing Hair & Makeup Trends From Arise Fashion Week 2019

Another runway showcase, another outpouring of beauty looks to get us inspired for the next couple of months. Arise Fashion Week served some memorable hair and makeup moments this year’s edition. From Turfah to Deola Sagoe, there was no shortage of inspiration. For Autumn/Winter 2019, designers experimented with everything — slicked back, birdcage veils, bold edgy lips, cobalt blue…

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All The Times Nigerian Supermodel, Ojy Okpe Owned The Runway At ARISE Fashion Week 2019

At last year’s Arise Fashion Week, Ojy Okpe dazzled everyone by making one hell of a comeback. However, as she adds a new age today, we take a look at all the times the Nigerian supermodel slayed the recently concluded Arise Fashion Week 2019 runway. The mother of two who has over 10 years of modelling experience under her belt left us…

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It’s Official: These Were The Most-Traffic Stopping Guest Looks From Arise Fashion Week 2019

Ono Bello in Odio Mimonet ARISE Fashion Week (AFW), like most fashion weeks, brings forth a fashion overdose over a course of three days. At the show, which held at the Lagos Continental Hotel, the makeup was fierce, the clothes over-the-top and the stars shone the brightest. From bold print looks to ladylike ruffles and…

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Femi Otedola, Naomi Campbell, Ruth Osime & More Attend André Leon Talley’s Film Screening At Arise Talks 2019

On Saturday, 20 April 2019, The Arise Talks forum of Arise Fashion Week 2019 held its finale at the 2nd Floor Presentation Space, Lagos Continental Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos with Femi Otedola, Naomi Campbell and other high-profile guests in attendance. The forum was a conversation with legendary American fashion journalist, André Leon Talley who also screen his latest documentary, The Gospel According…

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