Monday, March 7, 2011

Designer Spotlight : Kareema Mak Debut Collection: “She is Woman”

 Moyosore Makanjuola is the founder and creative director of Lagos based women’s fashion label Kareema Mak. Moyo loves, lives and breathes fashion. Her designs are inspired by Joaquin Trias, Matthew Williamson and Roland Mouret.The Kareema Mak Woman loves elegance, utility and simplicity. She is in essence “chic redefined.”  Kareema Mak’s debut collection is inspired by the women of the eighties and is all about the female form -- classic lines, exquisite cuts, lush fabrics and precise tailoring. Kareema Mak has looked to the power dressers of the eighties to present a collection that projects a strong modern day woman.

A collection of effortlessly elegant clothes for the woman on the go” is how Kareema Mak’s Creative Director Moyo Makanjuola describes their debut collection. “I’ve been inspired by powerful, resilient and stylish women, who are able to seamlessly combine every facet of their lives – career, play and the home. This collection is a celebration of the womanist – the totality of a woman. Being a woman is exhilarating and liberating, and this collection represents all that a woman is.”

Kareema Mak has built its label on the concept of “personalizing style.” Its collection of dresses, shirts and suits offer that iconic style element every woman desires. Its unique and classic pieces offer a mixture of sophistication and feminine power with pure and sexy silhouettes.

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Photos Credits: Kareema Mak


  1. I like that they used real woman , this is more realistic than all those skinny models . nice collection

  2. Lovely! I like. It's very mature. Ciaafrique, well done with this blog! Really!!


  3. it's a great ready to wear line!


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