Author archives: Arinze Nwokolo

New Collection by Selly Raby Kane

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About the Collection: Inspired by Dakar’s visual frenzy, and colourful heritage, Selly Raby Kane's latest collection '17 Rue Jules Ferry' is a perfect example of Senegal's vibrant culture and fashion. Collection Inspiration: Cultural, urban and artistic. View images from the designer below: Model | @bijou Photographer | @jbjoire Assistant sty[...]

Delaire Graff Estate Resort is Paradise in South Africa

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About the Resort: Situated on the highest crest of Helshoogte Mountain Pass in South Africa, the Delaire Graff Lodges and Spa features 10 luxurious lodges, each with its' own private pool. The resort also offers a fitness centre and spa facilities with so many activities like hiking, fishing and horse back riding. Even though the resort is best known for its[...]

Iamisigo's SS18 Collection.............

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About the designer: Iamisigo fuses fashion and culture from Nigeria, Ghana and France to create some of the classiest pieces. From funky styles to retro pieces, Iamisigo has some awesome pieces in her fashion label. Photographed by @sebastien.faye, modelled by @gnttgraham Collection Inspiration: Tribal, Funky and Subtle looks. View images from the desig[...]

Models in the News: Herieth Paul

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Bio Data: Tanzanian model, face of Maybelline New York and runway queen, Herieth Paul has walked countless runways, appeared in so many ad campaigns and editorial spreads all over the world that we can't even count them all in one day. The 21 year old model who will be walking for the 2nd time at the Victoria's Secret Fashion show next month looks fabulous i[...]

East Africa to the World!!! Jokate Mwegelo Stars on our Oct/Nov 2017 Issue

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The one thing I love the most about new covers is it's all about a new start. A new cover always brings in new stories, new features, fashion trends, what's hot, what's not, the style stars, travel destinations and our cover star. Over the last nine and a half years, we have featured powerful names from the likes of Waje, Juliet Ibrahim, Lira, Bonang Matheba[...]

Talk About a Classy and Gorgeous Collection... that's Lux by MAJU

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About the Collection: Lux, the beauty soap brand from Unilever Nigeria Plc did a collaboration with fashion brand MAJU to create the Lux by MAJU collection. Collection Inspiration: Classy, sexy and 100% urban. View images from the designer below: For more, shop at www.shopmaju.com Photographer: Anny Robert @anny_robert Models: Beth Mod[...]

Lagos Are You Ready??? African Fashion and Design Week 2017 is Fast Approaching

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Bluepearl Services International, organisers of the continents runway showcase African Fashion and Design Week™ (AFDW) Nigeria and New York is pleased to announce that top Hollywood stylist, Joanna Konjevod, has been named official Head stylist for African Fashion and Design Week 2017. Joanna, who is currently the stylist on hit TV show, America’s Got Tal[...]

The Magnificent Seven!!! Meet the 7 African Models Scheduled to Walk at the 2017 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

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For many models, being cast to walk the runways for the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show is the ultimate dream. Becoming a Victoria's Secret Angel means you immediately join the ranks of supermodels like Heidi Klum, Tyra Banks, and Gisele Bündchen. Each year the show continues to feature more African models who are doing extraordinary things on off and on the [...]

African Models in the News: Mame Thiane Camara

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Photo credits: Dan Smith - Photographer | Thea Lewis-Yates - Fashion Editor/Stylist | Emma Osborne - Hair Stylist | Emma Osborne - Makeup Artist | Feature for Elle Malaysia (Shades of Blue) Bio Data: The 22 year old, 5 '10" Senegalese model is one of the young, and exciting models we love in the industry. She has worked for brands such as as Marcelo Burlo[...]