Tag Archives: African Prints

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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Menswear Brand ‘Rois & Reine’ Resort Collection “EKO” is a Rich Blend of African Prints

Menswear brand ‘Rois & Reine’ has a new Resort Collection titled “EKO”. An be best described as a rich blend of the African prints and exhilarating colours that exude beauty elegance and a free spirit suitable for any happy hour occasion. The inspiration for EKO is the city of “Lagos”. The looks are what any…

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Show Report: Africa Fashion Week 2016- AsakeOge ‘Athleisure’ Collection

AsakeOge partnered with Daviva Fabric to showcase a sportswear inspired collection at the Africa Fashion Week this month. A mix of vibrant Daviva prints, sports luxe mesh and lycra, the collection added an ethnic yet contemporarily distinct edge to the familiar African prints we’re used to. According to the label, “We decided to explore the possibility…

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The Multiplicity Of Melanin! Mamé Adjei Slays On The Cover Of Parallel Magazine

  Miss Maryland USA 2015, Mamé Adjei is reigning supreme on the cover of Parallel Magazine’s ‘Phoenix Issue’. For the Africa & Africans-oriented publication for all things fashion, lifestyle, entertainment and more, Mamé shares her views on career, character and culture. The magazine celebrates the Ghanaian-American beauty in its pages, showing us that there is…

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Afrocentric! Be Versatile Style Up With ‘Woodin’ This Season For Both Day & Night!

Traditional references continue to inspire. African prints – particularly Woodin prints are a favourite, and this season you can easily make them into flowing gowns and cocktail numbers that can work for you for both day and night. If you want to step out in style for every occasion, visit the Woodin boutique in Nigeria…

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Celebrity Spotted: Solange Knowles In Boxing Kitten Oxford Top And Printed Shorts

International singer, DJ and philanthropist, Solange Knowles performed recently at The Roots Picnic in Philadelphia, in a $158 Boxing Kitten Oxford Top and a pair of Printed Shorts, both from the brand’s Spring 2013 collection. Boxing Kitten, owned by Maya Amina Lake, is a playful and audacious vintage-inspired brand with signature uses of vibrant African…

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An Extreme Burst Of Print, Pattern And Colour In The CJAJ09 Spring/Summer 2013 Collection

Established in 2009, CJAJ09 is an independent African fashion design house and clothing store that is all about making style accessible and fashion affordable for the sophisticated, hard working and discerning woman. With designs drawn from the beauty and sophisticated nature of European fashion mixed with the richness and ethnicity of African culture. Their clothes…

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