Category Archives: Show Reports

Show Report: AFI Capetown Fashion Week — David Tlale | #AFICTFW18

On the 9th of April 2019, AFI Capetown Fashion Week officially kicked off with top South African designers showcasing their pieces for the Spring/Summer 2019 season. The OnoBello.com Fashion and Style Department is doing Show Reports on all designers showcasing their latest collection this season. Featuring amazing shows, from Marianne Fassler and David Tlale to Neviole and Gavin Rajah. South African designer, David Tlale is a force to be reckoned…

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Excitement, Fun & Hot Models! A Peek Into Arise Fashion Week 2019 Model Casting Call

  With 8 days till Show Day, hundreds of signed and freelance models descend on Arise Fashion Week 2019 Model Casting Call for a spot on this year’s runway. The call took place last Saturday, April 6, 2019 at The Lagos Continental Hotel on Kofo Abayomi in Victoria Island, Lagos. With confidence, charisma, and presence as the order of the day,…

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Alex Unusual And Uzo Osimpka Slayed The Runway At Nonnistics’ Wed Expo 2019 Debut

Over the weekend, award winning fashion designer, Nonnistics, debuted her bridal collection on the ramp of Nigeria’s Largest Wedding Exhibition ‘Wed Expo‘, and guess who was qualified enough to model some of the pieces, Alex Unusual. The reality TV star was joined by actress Uzo Osimpka as they lit up the runway in different awesome bridal dresses…

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Louis Vuitton Closes Paris Fashion Week With FW19 Collection That Took Us Back In Time

Paris Fashion Week has come to an end, with Louis Vuitton closing off the eight-day long week of shows and presentations. Creative director, Nicolas Ghesquière settled for inspiration coming from the age of social media, expression, subcultures and ’80s references. With an eye for the unconventional, Ghesquière experimented with silhouettes, shapes and textures to create a mosaic of colors…

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Paris Fashion Week: Off-White’s RTW Fall 2019 Was A Mixture Of Minimalism And Glamour

Off-White‘s creative director, Virgil Abloh was inspired by the codes of the turbo-charged world of motor racing, such as checkered flags and racing overalls for his Fall 2019 collection which showed at the ongoing Paris Fashion Week. The streetwear US designer, who turned sports kit and irony into high fashion, performed a U-turn at his Off-White show on…

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Paris Fashion Week: Dior Kicks Off The Shows With A Galore Of Chequered Prints And Bucket Hats

Christian Dior lit up the Paris catwalk with a celebration of 1950s youth culture while designers paid tributes to this fashion week’s big absentee, late Chanel creative director Karl Lagerfeld. For its Fall/Winter 2019 presentation, Maria Grazia Chiuri, artistic director of the LVMH brand went back to its origins with flared A-line skirts, poncho-style wraps cinched at the waist, leather jackets paired with whispier, polka-dotted skirts,…

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Milan Fashion Week: Dolce & Gabbana Takes On Luxurious Elegance For Its Fall 2019 Collection

Dolce & Gabbana rounded up Fall 2019 season of Milan Fashion Week with a showcase featuring 127 beautiful designs in celebration of women. The collection which was dedicated to Italian elegance and famous Italian artists was rightly tagged ‘Eleganza’.   In this collection, there was a deliberate focus on patterns, textiles and colour. Leopard, florals, houndstooth and Prince of Wales,…

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Marc Jacobs Closes Out #NYFW2019 With A Dramatic Fall/Winter 19 Collection

As New York Fashion Week comes to an end, Marc Jacobs showcased a stunning F/W19 collection that boasted drama and high luxury. First was a spring lineup which was later In a followed-up by full volumes which has now deflated to varying degrees. Many looks referenced Jacobs’ archives from the warp-print trapeze dresses toan austere schoolgirl sweater and…

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#NYFW: Gold Sequins, Metallics And Pleats Were The Order Of The Day At Ralph Lauren

For his latest show, Ralph Lauren turned his historic flagship store into a charming cafe, where editors and influencers enjoyed brunch whilst taking in the house’s Spring 2019 womenswear collection. Combining a luxe Paris-style breakfast with a soft and elegant runway, the show was littered with supermodels, including Bella Hadid in a breathtaking gold pleated dress…

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#NYFW: Tom Ford Kicks Off Fall/Winter 2019 Shows With Gentle Elegance And Simple Silhouettes

New York Fashion Week is officially upon us and to kick off the autumn/winter season is Tom Ford who made a political statement with his chic-tailored collection of gentle, non-aggressive elegance done in simple silhouettes, with some Los Angeles-inspired pops of colour. There was a distinctive ‘70s vibe in fake-fur fedoras with wide brims and fluffy…

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