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Kanye West Appoints Nigerian Designer, Mowalola Ogunlesi As Design Director Of ‘Yeezy Gap’

American rapper, Kanye West, has selected talented Nigerian designer Mowalola Ogunlesi as the designer director of ‘Yeezy Gap’, his newest collaborative venture of his own fashion brand, Yeezy and worldwide clothing and accessories retailer, Gap. The Grammy award-winning producer took to twitter to announce his multi-year Yeezy deal using the hashtag #WESTDAYEVER with an apparent logo for the upcoming line…

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Funke Adepoju’s Newest Adire-Filled Collection Is An ‘Ode To The First Half Of 2020’

Nigerian womenswear label, Funke Adepoju has released the lookbook for its new collection “Emotions” and its drop dead-simplistic! According to the brand, “the new Funke Adepoju Collection titled Emotions is an ode to the first half of 2020. The beginning of the decade brought a wave of emotions wrapped in an unprecedented time.” The inspiration for the collection comes from…

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OB Designer Focus: Cynthia Abila Is The Designer Celebrating The Value Of The African Woman

After making her runway debut at the 2018 Lagos Fashion Week, Cynthia Abila is the Abuja-based Nigerian designer that should be on your radar right now and (maybe) forever. Cynthia who is the creative director of her own eponymous brand, Cynthia Abila started her venture for the travelling woman that loves to explore the diverse culture of worlds beyond…

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OB Deisgner Focus: Olajumoke Ademilua Of O’milua

In a country that the fashion industry is fast becoming one of the most viable sectors of the economy, O’milua is one of the talented labels captivating audiences with its cultural elegance. Founded by Olajumoke Ademilu, O’milua is a contemporary fashion brand based in Lagos, inspired by African art, culture and History. Their designs depict a rich African…

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OB Designer Focus: Meet Luto Tailo Of N.A.C.K, The Lagos Apparel Brand Championing Streetwear

Luto Tailo, Creative Director of N.A.C.K No other streetwear brand is breaking the mold in Africa like fast-rising label, N.A.C.K at the moment. The street style–inspired label founded by Luto Tailo launched a few years ago, has already established and earned firm nods thanks to fashion celebrity and fashion influencers like Stephanie Coker-Aderinokun, Wande Coal, Akpororo and newcomer Vanessa Azar. The brand epitomises the best…

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Womenswear label, Raven By Rogue Debuts First Collection Titled “Bloom”

Bespoke menswear brand, Rogue has unveiled the first collection for its womenswear label, Raven by Rogue and its absolutely refreshing. Titled “Set forth and bloom”, the collection is inspired by flowers and the rosiness they bring to our world. This led to the creative director creating deluxe masterpieces befitting for a Queen. The brand believes that the…

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Nollywood Actor R.M.D bags an Ambassadorship Deal

Veteran Nollywood actor Richard Mofe-Damijo has just become a brand ambassador for Landlagos, a revolutionary real estate community that aims at making property pricing fair in Lagos. The husband, father and grandfather who has made a golden name in the Nollywood scene took to his Instagram page on Thursday to announce the news.. “I’m glad,…

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Sharp Suits & Dapper Men’s Style! Jason Porshe Showcases At South African Menswear Week 2018

The Creative Director, Jason Samuel who likes to send a message through his collections gives insights on his latest Spring/Summer 2019 Collection featured at the South African Menswear Week 2018. This collection is called ‘Wander Lust’ and it is inspired by the greats of the past like Nelson Mandela, Martin Luther King, Fela Kuti & so much more. Their…

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House Of Jahdara Presents Its Spring/Summer 2018 Edit, “MELANIN”

From the darkest of hues to the brightest of natural pigments of colors, luxe fashion house, House Of Jahdara, presents its spring/summer 2018 edit titled – “Melanin”. According to the brand, Melanin means “a celebration of all skin shades” because “every skin tone is beautiful” Creative director,House Of Jahdara, Adesola Adepoju notes:  “This collection is so…

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