Tag Archives: Maki Oh

Heineken Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2015-Maki Oh

AmakaOsakwe thrilled show watchers with her Maki Oh Spring Summer 2016 collectionon day 2 at the Heineken Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2015. The designer actually released the collection recently on Vogue.com, check out the lookbook photos here. The label is a favourite amongst international high-profile figures including Michelle Obama, Solange Knowles, Lupita Nyong’o, Thandie Newton,…

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Maki Oh’s SS16 Collection Debuts On Vogue.com! View The Chic Collection Here

The eagerly awaited Spring Summer 2016 collection from the Lagos based label Maki Oh is officially out and featured on Vogue.com. Maki Osakwe, is the creative director of Maki Oh. The label is a favourite amongst international high-profile figures including Michelle Obama, Solange Knowles, Lupita Nyong’o, Thandie Newton, Lee Sobieski, and Arden Wohl. For Spring…

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Quirky & Captivating! Temi DollFace In New Photos Shot By Fashion Designer Maki Oh

These new pictures of self-styled Singer/Songwriter, Composer, Performer and Producer – Temi DollFace are absolutely captivating! The talented singer and quirky dresser is dishing out some of her self styled unique looks that are unfazed by flash in the pan trends. To promote her debut LP ‘The Collectiv3’, the singer shared these exclusive images with…

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ALÁRA! Designed By World-Acclaimed Architect, David Adjaye, A Concept Store Founded By Reni Folawiyo

 Reni Folawiyo  ALÁRA was conceived by Reni Folawiyo, a lawyer turned furniture designer. After yearsof working with Nigerian artisans in her home city of Lagos, Reni’s passion for design and her love of fashion led to the idea of creating a beautifully crafted space for curating and celebrating Africa’s vast wealth and heritage of craftsmanship…

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The Knowles Sisters Love To Wear Nigerian Brands! Beyonce In FnR & Solange Wears Maki Oh

This is super news for Nigerian fashion brands, top international celebs can’t seem to get enough of the creativity we have here. This goes to show that talent backed with hard work and determination can lead to the realization of any designer’s dreams. On the 4th of April Beyonce posted this photo on Instagram while…

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Exploring The Idea Of An African Mermaid- “Mami Wata”, View Maki Oh’s A/W ‘15 Collection

Maki Oh’s Autumn Winter 15/16 collection explores the idea of adopted identities as result of West Africa’s long history with cultural appropriation. It is an idea that has spun through all Maki Oh collections.   According to the collection brief, designer Amaka Osakwe says: “As an advocate for all things truly African, Maki Oh uses…

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The Stuff Dreams Are Made Of! Maki Oh’s Spring/Summer 2015 Collection

Nigerian fashion designer Amaka Osakwe, Creative Director of Maki Oh flies the African flag high on the global fashion stage. Recently, she was invited by the First Lady of The United States of America, Michelle Obama, to attend the ‘Fashion Education Workshop’ held at the White House, Osakwe became the first African designer to be…

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Maki Oh At “Celebration Of Design” Fashion Royalty Toast With Michelle Obama, Naomi Campbell, More

Nigerian designer Amaka Osakwe (Maki Oh) continued to fly the African Flag high on the global fashion stage last night as she became the first African designer to be invited to The White House by the First Lady of The United States of America, Michelle Obama. The Cocktail reception tagged ‘Celebration of Design’ saw Michelle…

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OC Ukeje, Toolz, Kemi Adetiba, Joseph Benjamin, As Givenchy Launches ‘Dahlia Divin’

The launch of Givenchy’s new fragrance, Dahlia Divin in Lagos attracted some very stylish celebrities and guests on Saturday, September 27, 2014. DJ Sose & Joseph Benjamin In concert with Moet Rose Nights, the world’s most loved champagne house hosted the Givenchy team to a special ‘Moet Golden Night’ with an enviable guest list of…

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