This week I’m crushing on the Fall/Winter jackets by the womenswear label “Loin Cloth & Ashes”. The label is a South African-based brand founded by Tanzanian-born Anisa Mpungwe. Anisa became the first black woman to win the Elle (Magazine) New Talent Award in 2008…Read More
A lot of the time, we start a project and stop halfway through because we’ve lost inspiration. Other times, we have ideas but never start because we either don’t have faith in our ideas or simply believe that others are born creative and we are not…Read More
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BY ELI CHEP First it was the First Lady of the United States of America (FLOTUS), Michelle Obama then Solange Knowles and now it’s our very own award-winning Hollywood actress, Lupita! Lupita Nyong’o Mural at the GoDown Arts Centre by artist, Bankslave Leading African fashion label, Maki Oh continues to prove…
The feminine figure-hugging silhouettes matched with the angular and more masculine cuts symbolize women that are unashamed of their femininity and ready to run with the boys and the big dogs in the business world…Read More
From fashion to art to photography, it’s been a pretty amazing week for style on Instagram…Read More
Thank you so much Lora Tia for nominating us for the Blogger Recognition Award!
I created this blog mainly for 3 reasons:
1) I love fashion and style
2) I was annoyed at the global misrepresentation of fashion by Africans.
3) I wanted to encourage designers and creatives of African descent to continue to create while opening them up to new markets…