Tags archives: african-fashion

Runway Photos of Tina Lobondi's Summer 2017 Collection + Our 6 Favourite Images from DAKAR Fashion Week 2017

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CHECK OUT A FEW IMAGES FROM THE JUST CONCLUDED DAKAR FASHION WEEK  2017 IN SENEGAL. Fashion Spotlight: TINA LOBONDI'S SUMMER COLLECTION 2017 PHOTO CREDITS: PHOTOGRAPHED BY YELEN PICTURES. DAKAR FASHION WEEK WAS HOSTED AT RADISSON BLU DAKAR, SENEGAL TO CELEBRATE THEIR 15TH YEAR The designer, Tina Lobondi, is all smiles after her display The 2017[...]

In Love with The African Woman.

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Today's piece is about self-love. By self I mean African. The love of Africa. Not being in Africa but being African.     Isn’t it amazing how expressive the African woman has been lately? With her fashion, simply feeling so comfortable in her skin and in her surroundings enough to give the rest of the world inspiration just by lo[...]

Check Out Aphia Sakyi's Amazing Necklace Collection Inspired By Ghanaian Queens Feat. Top Model Kukua

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Top Ghanaian Accessory brand Aphia Sakyi debuts it’s latest collection entitled ‘Nhyria’ (pronounced ‘Enshrah’). The collection represents the status African queen and the various designs have manifested influences from various queens looks across the Ghanaian nation. The concept was also influenced by Ghana’s 60th Independence Anniversary. Th[...]

PHOTOS : African Fashion Week Nigeria

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The African fashion week Nigeria 2017 came to an end on Sunday June 4th, and it was a total success. The event took place at the Banquet Hall, National Art Theatre in Nigeria. Drawing and bringing together designers from across the country to showcase their designers on the runway in celebration of African culture diversity. Day two of the event wa[...]

Fashion News : Joselyn Dumas, Lala Akindoju, Vicky Samonas, Other African Celebrities Stun at Cannes 2017 Film Festival

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Ghanaian movie ‘Potato Potahto’ got pemiered at the Cannes Film Festival by Ghanaian producer and film maker Shirley Frimpong Manso. One of Ghana’s best film producers. And a few of our celebrity guests did not hesitate to attend in support. OC Ukeje, Joselyn Dumas, Kunle Afolayan , Lala Akindoju, Nikki Samonas, Shirley Frimpong, Ken Attoh, Inya Lawal[...]

Get Ready For African Fashion Week Nigeria 2017

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The 2017 AFWN is almost here and it will feature textile and garment manufacturing conference, press conference, street catwalk and fashion shows from top fashion designers, model casting, hair styling and makeup shows, and more. The event is aimed at promoting existing and emerging designers in Nigeria and Africa, helping them to improve and buil[...]

The Afro Hair Revolution : Here Are Some Inspirations You Should See

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Realest Afropolitan women have always loved their kinky nappy hair just the way it is, they were born with it, and most have embraced the natural hair journey since it's re-birth. In recent times we have seen black women from all parts of Africa,  revolutionalizing the Afro hair into a must-have fashion accessory. You're probably thinking of joining the b[...]

5 African Accessories Brand That Will Blow Your Mind

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It is no news that every African woman has a bestfriend, the only one true friend that spices up even the most bland outfits : Accessories! Little wonder why several countries in and outside Africa have become a hotbed for many indigenous African accessories designers. These brands have truly succeeded in making us swoon over their well crafted, bold and tr[...]

'No Other Place has Raw Beauty like Africa': Daichi Yamamoto reveals his love for the Fashion in Senegal

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We know that there are folks who see someone else's work, and just get blown away. Well, that was our immediate reaction on seeing images by Daichi Yamamoto, a New York based photographer who has been living in Senegal for over a year now. According to Daichi, he decided to move to Senegal after a few trips because of the originality in the fashion within th[...]

Look Hot in African Prints with Prelim

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We love receiving photo submissions here at Zen so when London based photographer, Eden, sent us images from his work with womenswear brand Prelim we immediately feel in love with the looks. Whether it's dinner, drinks, or a walk in the park or maybe you are off to somewhere hot and classy, then these looks from Prelim need to make it into your wardrobe. A c[...]