Tag Archives: Runway

Runway To Real Life! Funmi Iyanda In Mai Atafo SS20 For Walking With Shadows Screening

Funmi Iyanda looked her usual stylish self as she stepped out to the sopecial screening of Walking With Shadows during AFRIFF 2019.  Opting for a bold look, the iconic media personality channeled Princess Leia, Frida Khalo and Foxy Brown in a purple powersuit, which of course is straight off the Mai Atafo Lagos Fashion Week 2019 runway.  …

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Runway To Real Life! Dakore Egbuson-Akande Showcases Angelic DZYN SS20 Look For #OneAfricaMusicFest 2019

Dubai seems to be the destination of the hour as almost every Nigerian celebrity is currently there for 2019’s One Africa Music Fest. Stepping out for the opening all-white yatch party, Dakore Egbuson-Akande channeled an angelic couture dress from DZYN Spring/Summer 2020 “Rise” collection that featured a one shoulder built-in cape. Styled by Rhoda Ebun,…

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Runway To Real Life! Chioma GoodHair Is A Vision In Style Temple SS20

Between fashion weeks and award shows, Instagram fashion influencers have plenty of opportunities to strut their stuff in runway looks. Here, we take a look at the gorgeous look, Chioma GoodHair unveiled at the day 2 of GTBank Fashion Weekend. The Hairprenuer stunned in a vibrant red dress straight off the runway of her favourite…

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Show Reports: GTBank Fashion Weekend 2019 Day 1 — Viviers

Viviers is an eponymous South Africa label owned by Lezanne Viviers. The stand-alone concept brand which launched in April 2019 showed for the first time on the GTBank Fashion Weekend runway a collection of limited edition pieces and made-to-order garments. Lezanne is Influenced by her surroundings as well as textiles, with each design handmade. The result? A bold…

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Show Reports: GTBank Fashion Weekend 2019 Day 1 — Thula Sindi

The GTBank Fashion Weekend kicked off yesterday with over 5,000 buyers, press, journalists and show goers streaming through the doors of Gtbank Arena. Day one began with Thula Sindi, a Johannesburg-based designer and manufacturer of contemporary ladieswear that is sophisticated, elegant and timeless. The eponymous clothing label creates clothing inspired by the modern woman, finding fashion the perfect medium…

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Show Reports: GTBank Fashion Weekend 2019 Day 1 — Tzar Studios

The GTBank Fashion Weekend kicked off yesterday with over 5,000 buyers, press, journalists and show goers streaming through the doors of Gtbank Arena. The day one began with masterclasses from the likes of Sir John, Roksanda Ilinčić and Kim Kimble and later runway shows that featured nine designers. Tzar Studios, an edgy minimalistic menswear brand that provides ranges of outfits adoptable to…

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Show Reports: GTBank Fashion Weekend 2019 Day 1 — Nkwo

Initially founded in 2007 in the UK by Nkwo Onwuka, eponymous Nigerian artisanal label Nkwo was among the talented designers who showcased on the day 1 of GTBank Fashion Weekend 2019. Creating pieces that are free-spirited and nomadic, NKWO’s collections are inspired by the lives of the wandering people of the African deserts and the great plains.…

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Show Reports: GTBank Fashion Weekend 2019 Day 1 — Haus of Stone

The GTBank Fashion Weekend kicked off yesterday with over 5,000 buyers, press, journalists and show goers streaming through the doors of Gtbank Arena. The day one began with masterclasses from the likes of Sir John, Roksanda Ilinčić and Kim Kimble and later runway shows that featured nine designers. Founded in 2014 by Dan Ayi Madondo, Haus of Stone is a Zimbabwean ready-to-wear brand driven by…

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Show Reports: GTBank Fashion Weekend 2019 Day 1 — Style Temple

The GTBank Fashion Weekend kicked off yesterday with over 5,000 buyers, press, journalists and show goers streaming through the doors of Gtbank Arena. The day one began with masterclasses from the likes of Sir John, Roksanda Ilinčić and Kim Kimble and later runway shows that featured nine designers. One of the designers who swept audiences off their feet was Style Temple. Founded by Ogugua…

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Show Reports: GTBank Fashion Weekend 2019 Day 1 — Mantsho

The GTBank Fashion Weekend kicked off yesterday with over 5,000 buyers, press, journalists and show goers streaming through the doors of Gtbank Arena. The day one began with masterclasses from the likes of Sir John, Roksanda Ilinčić and Kim Kimble and later runway shows that featured nine designers. The third brand that showcased, Mantsho is a clothing label that was established by Johannesburg-based designer,…

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