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Kanye West Appoints Nigerian Designer, Mowalola Ogunlesi As Design Director Of ‘Yeezy Gap’

American rapper, Kanye West, has selected talented Nigerian designer Mowalola Ogunlesi as the designer director of ‘Yeezy Gap’, his newest collaborative venture of his own fashion brand, Yeezy and worldwide clothing and accessories retailer, Gap. The Grammy award-winning producer took to twitter to announce his multi-year Yeezy deal using the hashtag #WESTDAYEVER with an apparent logo for the upcoming line…

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Edginess Dominate Vonne Couture’s Lookbook For New Collection Tagged ‘Dudu’

Womenswear label, Vonne couture has released its latest collection titled ‘Dudu’ — which means black in the Yoruba language. The creative director, Yvonne Nwosu who poses as her own muse for the lookbook shared that ‘Dudu’ was inspired by the ‘African Woman’ who is an embodiment of strength and beauty, and with all that she is…

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#OBDesignerFocus: Salihat Rahaman of Abaya Lagos

Hello Style Revolutionists! We are back with another edition of Designer Focus (#OBDesignerFocus). The fashion game in Nigeria has really come a long way. Fashion designers in Nigeria continue to push boundaries and release spectacular collections for public consumption each year. From the mainstream traditional clothing to western like wears, the Nigerian fashion industry is…

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#OBDesignerFocus: OG Okonkwo of Style Temple

OG Okonkwo Hello Style Revolutionists! We are back with another edition of Designer Focus (#OBDesignerFocus). The fashion game in Nigeria has really come a long way. Fashion designers in Nigeria continue to push boundaries and release spectacular collections for public consumption each year. From the mainstream traditional clothing to western like wears, the Nigerian fashion…

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#OBDesignerFocus: Sandra Tubobereni Of Tubo

Sandra Tubobereni Hello Style Revolutionists! We are back with another edition of Designer Focus (#OBDesignerFocus). The fashion game in Nigeria has really come a long way. Fashion designers in Nigeria continue to push boundaries and release spectacular collections for public consumption each year. From the mainstream traditional clothing to western like wears, the Nigerian fashion…

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Knitwear Like No Other! Menswear Label, Bloke Presents Its Resort 2016 Lookbook ‘Masked Holes’

  Innovative menswear and luxury Knitwear brand Bloke, unveils its Resort 2016 lookbook dubbed ‘Makes Holes’. The colourful collection, which features knitwear and awkward cuts, falls in line with the brand’s aesthetics fro quirky, artistic and eccentric concepts. According to the designer Oluwajimi Faith, a crotchet and knitwear artist, “this collection is inspired by concealment…

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From Tanzanian To London, Fashion Label Chichia Explores Swahili Khanga Prints In Autumn/Winter 2013 Collection, See Lookbook Photos!

For Autumn Winter 2013, London based label Chichia explores the concept of communication through dress in their dress concept collection. They offer the 13 key dresses every Chichia girl should have hanging in her closet.In this collection, details such as multi ruffles, tiered dress bodices and skirts and manipulated style lines are featured in Chichia&#39s…

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Côte d’Ivoire Fashion Label Loza Maleombho Goes Androgynous In Autumn/Winter 2013 Collection

Loza Maléombho was born in Brazil, raised in Côte d’Ivoire and in the United States and was largely influenced by the diversity of cultures that she was open to. Her early world wide exposure has inspired her culturally eclectic aesthetic in artistic expressions. In her Autumn/Winter Baroque Inspired collection, one is reminded of the fashion…

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