Friday, January 16, 2015


 This is a bit late, but I just had to share this beautiful collection from Asiyami Gold. The coats are just amazing. You can check out the rest of the collection below and buy them here.

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

LOOKBOOK: Identité

Emerging design label, identity by Fifi presents its debut collection titled ‘identité’ which means   identity. The label  purpose is to give and strengthen the confidence of the everyday woman, hence, conveying her identity, strives to create wearable, yet memorable pieces. It embraces feminine silhouettes and patterns, and drew inspiration for the collection from an ‘unusual’ set of fabric choice, in colourful Christmas hues, perfect for the holiday season.The collection is a combinations of cocktail dresses, ball dresses, and gowns for every woman (shape, and size), who is looking to stand out and look glam this season and beyond. Peep more from the collection below and check them out on Facebook here 

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Rihanna rocks a Stella Jean's dress to the White House

Rihanna- wearing an african print dress from stella jeanRihanna was spotted a few days ago while touring the White House wearing this beautiful panelled printed shirt from haitian designer Stella Jean. I have been a big fan of Stella Jean since she hits the scene a few years ago. You can check out her previous collections here. More pictures below

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Rihanna- wearing an african print dress from stella jean

Rihanna- wearing an african print dress from stella jean

Thursday, September 4, 2014

African Fashion Online Boutique: KUWALA

 Kuwala, is an online boutique offering ready-to-wear, African-made clothing and accessories that fuse African fabrics, beading, and embroidery with popular Western styles. Originating from the Malawian language of Chichewa, the words “ku wala” mean “to shine,” while “ku vala” means “to wear.”Hence the slogan “ready to wear, ready to shine.”Their mission is to redefine African fashion by making everyday African fashion easily accessible to the North American market. At the heart of their business is the platform they've created for African designers and artisans to showcase and market their creations to the world. Through Kuwala, they aim to promote the African fashion and textile industry.

Designer Spotlight: Eloli

 African print clutches by Eloli on
 Eloli is a designer label of luxurious leather bags and accessories. Headed by 3 sisters, Dibo, Sume and Fese, Eloli highlights a sophisticated contemporary aesthetic with pieces that transition from day to night, and from boardroom chic to weekend casual.Their pieces are for the confident and adventurous. Check out more clutches below and their website here

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Designer Spotlight: Wear Zulu

According to the designer Jack Hickmott,Wear Zulu is a luxury menswear brand that specializes in luxury African-print boxer shorts. The brand just  launched in London earlier this month, and has been receiving significant international attention. Building on the huge popularity in African prints seen on catwalks around the world and recently at London Collections, Wear Zulu captures the vibrancy of African to provide the antithesis of traditional white briefs. Btw 10% of every pair sold goes to South African HIV/AIDS charities. You can check out more pictures below and also check out their website here