MAKI OH AUTUMN/WINTER 2016
March 28, 2016

Fashion designer extraordinarie Maki Oh has just debuted her lookbook for her Autumn/Winter 2016 collection. The collection showcases her signature adire print with a combination of frills, pleats, camouflage print and velvet, the brilliant designer has once again delivered an amazing collection! See all the photos from her fall 2016 collection below       […]

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HOUSE OF DEOLA BRIDAL COLLECTION – KOMOLE KANDIDS SERIES 1
February 28, 2016

Renowned Nigerian couturier Deola Sagoe has just rebranded her once eponymous fashion line with a new bridal collection called Komole Kandids with the name House of Deola. The collection takes a modern spin on the classic Nigerian aso-oke fabric with innovative lace patterned laser cut fabrics. Being an avid lover of handcrafted pieces, I fell […]

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BRIDGET AWOSIKA SPRING/SUMMER 2016!
December 9, 2015

Ever since her first offering in 2011, I have been an avid devotee of Bridget Awosika’s designs. Collection after collection, the Nigerian designer churns out beautiful intricately crafted pieces. She showed the collection at the recently concluded Lagos fashion and design week and it stood out to me as it was so refreshing and light as […]

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BURBERRY MERGES ALL ITS LABELS AS ONE!
November 26, 2015

British heritage fashion house Burberry has just merged all its labels Prorsum, Burberry London and Brit all under the name Burberry and the photos from the first collection from the now amalgamated brand have just been released. Check out the look book for Burberry Pre-fall 2016                     […]

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JOHANNA ORTIZ
November 11, 2015

Judging by the amount of stylish posts I saw on instagram this past summer featuring Johanna Ortiz’s tulum off the shoulder blouse,  it was by clear indication one of the hit pieces of the season. I had never heard of the Colombian fashion designer prior to seeing the tulum blouse however , the unique design […]

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MAKI OH SPRING/SUMMER 2016!
October 21, 2015

The use of sumptous design techniques and craftsmanship are qualities that draw my attention to fashion brands and Maki Oh has those qualities. Maki Oh is definitely one of my favourite Nigerian designers as she has opted to go for the non commercial route with her aesthetic and a niche that sets her outstanding designs apart from […]

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GOZEL GREEN’S 2015 RTW COLLECTION: COME THUNDER
September 24, 2015

Gozel Green is a Nigerian fashion brand run by Nigerian design duo and twin sisters Sylvia and Olivia Enekwe and they have just released their 2015 collection. I love love this collection, the designers have experimented with bold colours, shapes and symmetry, I am looking forward to viewing future collections from this brand.     […]

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ROKSANDA 10
September 17, 2015

To celebrate 10 years of her fashion label Roksanda Illincic has relased a capsule collection featuring her 10 favourite pieces from her collections over the past 10 years. You can now shop them online at Harvey Nichols and My Theresa                                 Photos source: […]

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LISA FOLAWIYO GRACES THE COVER OF GENEVIEVE MAGAZINE
September 13, 2015

    I remember seeing Lisa Folawiyo’s beautifully handcrafted pieces in the Nigerian magazine True love for the first time in 2004/2005 ( I was utterly obsessed with that mag). Lisa Folawiyo revolutionised Ankara by giving it a new look with embellishments which in turn attracted a younger demographic and put the fabric back on […]

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