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It’s Here!!! The Urban Nomad Lookbook by Abaya Lagos

Abaya Lagos is back with another gorgeous Lookbook filled with stunning Turbans, Abaya's and Kimono's. Modest wear is slowly taking a contemporary place in fashion. Turbans, Kaftans and Kimono's no longer belong strictly with Islamic traditions and cultures. It is...

Last minute Tips for Making Father’s day a Memorable one.

Stuck on father's day ideas?? Here are some simple last minute ways to make sure your father or the father figure in your life has a great day tomorrow... I shall use myself as an example: I woke up today with a dull feeling in my stomach, a resultant realisation of...

Flash Back Friday: A White dress and New Pieces by Nkwo

In today's pristine post, I am pictured in a really cute white dress by Nkwo; Knee length, Overiszed, gorgeous net details  on the sleeves as well as faint embroidery details in the upper bust region, It is such an easy yet pretty dress. Qualities that stand...

CELEBRITY

THE FRIDAY COLUMN: EGO BOYO

In the early nineties, Ego Boyo held the entire nation captivated with her magnetic persona and brilliant performance in the then Tv series of the moment, Checkmate. Well respected, accomplished and with a lot of heart, she has worked in various capacities in: the...

Abaya X FIA X DotFashions

Kimono's, Abaya's and Capes are still keeping quite a strong presence in the fashion scenes. It's really interesting to see. Abaya's were once regarded as  Fashion for "Muslims". A drastic change in trends sees the Abaya styles filtering into mainstream fashion with...

Woman Crush Wednesday : Chimamanda Adichie

Our Woman Crush Wednesday for the week is the celebrated literary wonder ; Chimamanda Adichie. Last year, we wrote a post about Chimamanda attending a Dior show in Paris wearing a dress by FIA factory, curated from Zinkata. What was doubly amazing about that was, "...

NEW DESIGNERS

Purple Reign!!

The lady maker is fast becoming one of my favourite brands! For a relatively new label, they have managed to identify their unique aesthetic and build a slow, steady, well respected and dependable brand for themselves.I love their unique work with prints and classic...

The Friday Column: Anita Quansah London

This week's column is on Anita Horsfall, the creative genius behind the revolutionary Luxury accessories brand, Anita Quansah London.  Anita took on a very daring approach with her craft. She  tapped into her African heritage and created pieces reminiscent of her...