Tag Archives: Ankara Prints

Inspired By Bibs & Bows! Needle Point Unveils Its SS16 Collection

    Lifestyle brand defined by the love for African culture and Fashion, Needle Point unveils its Summer 2016 ready-to-wear collection inspired by ‘Bibs & Bows’. The collection features easy to wear pieces, presented as separates and one-piece in signature ankara prints juxtaposed with clean whites. From classic pencil dresses, and wide leg pants to…

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Vibrant Interiors & Textile Designer Banke Kuku, Wins ‘Women In Making’ 2014 Competition!

OnoBello.com would like to congratulate Banke Kuku on winning the ‘Women in Making’ competition! Kuku, a Nigerian-UK based interior and textiles designer emerged winner of the second edition of the ‘Women in Making’ competition- a highly acclaimed platform that highlights the abundance of talented women working to turn their craft and passion. When asked what…

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Vlisco Names Stephanie Okereke-Linus Face Of Its “Dare To Dream” Campaign For Vlisco Women’s Month

Dutch wax brand Vlisco launches her second Vlisco Women’s Month campaign. Dare To Dream is a tribute to women who have the faith and courage to realise their dreams. The face of this year’s campaign is Stephanie Okereke-Linus – a shining example of a woman who dared to dream and became an inspiring role model.…

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Gorgeous Prints & Edgy Cuts! Check Out Lookbook Photos Of ‘A.AU Collection’ By Asiyami Gold

To be honest, this is the first time we have heard about Nigerian fashion brand Asiyami Gold, we only just stumbled on the Facebook page while doing our regular research online of African fashion designers.           The new Spring/Summer 2013 collection pictured here is absolutely gorgeous! We love the bright colours…

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Style Inspiration: Garden Party!

Make nature’s bounty your new style muse, fashion is all about florals and prints this season. “In all things nature there is something marvellous” -Greek philosopher, Aristotle. And we totally agree. This season clothes are calling on the great outdoors for inspiration. Floral and African prints come with a contemporary kick and prints are on…

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Prints Charming

The exceptional use of Ankara and other African prints to create beautiful pieces, celebrities and powerful political figures such as America’s First Lady Michelle Obama has been spotting some fabulous looks from Nigerian designer, Duro Olowu. She has also rocked some beautiful pieces from ASOS’ Africa fairtrade collection, which is made in Mombasa and is…

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