Tags archives: african-models

Ayoola Bakare Is Our June/July Cover Star

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It's been almost 4 years since Ayoola Bakare first graced our cover back in January 2013. It was my first time of hearing of her from Princess, our ever so amazing beautiful director. Back then, the headwrap look was just bursting, widely worn across stylish women, on and off the camera. Ayoola was young, starting to break out into the industry, finding her [...]

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[...]

Style Profile: Jennifer Amani

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Today, we take a deep look into the style file of fashion blogger Jennifer Amani, whose edgy and afro vibe style is exceptionally breathtaking. Her love for incorporating western outfits with african prints, the Ankara to be precise,  is exactly what caught our eye. Check out some of her photos below. Photo credit : @JENNIFERAMANI Share you[...]

CULTURE : How South Africans Wear Their Traditional Attires

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  South Africa is a country  of rich cultural heritage, fashion, style and art. It is located in the continent of Africa, covering a total of  1,214,470 square kilometers of land and 4,620 square kilometers of water, making it the 25th largest nation in the world with a total area of 1,219,090 square kilometers. On the headline[...]

Great Ways To Rock African Prints To Church | Vol 1

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Thinking of rocking African Prints to church,  or you're just looking for style inspiration for that gorgeous Ankara or Kente you just got? Look no further, here's the right hub for all things Pop, Stylish, and African. Your Sunday #OOTD just got better,  and below are some great ways to rock it. DESIGNER : RAHYMA | @Rahymasleek DESIGNER : CH[...]

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[...]

Fatima Siad looking Irresistibly Hot for Nylon Magazine

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She is one of the highest paid African models in the world and the Somalia-Ethiopian fashion model that looks so much like supermodel, Iman, is taking the lead in this makeup campaign for Nylon Magazine. Styled in a few bold headwrap/scarf looks and finished with bold African jewellery, Fatima Siad looks just drop-dead gorgeous in each look for the magazine.[...]

'My Goal is To Motivate Young Girls to be Themselves and To Love their Body' Kristia Tolode Gives Zen An All Access Pass into her Life

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Model, blogger and social media influencer, Kristia Tolode sits with Zen Magazine to talk about her modelling dreams, living and studying in New York City, why she loves to dance and her love for headwraps. ZEN: Hi Kristia, Tell us a little bit about yourself. Kristia: I was born and raised in Benin Republic. I am a full-time graduate stu[...]

Black Beauty Like You've Never Seen Before: Beauty and Fashion Photographer Mario Epanya Launches his New Book Celebrating Women of Colour

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Mario Epanya launched his most recent book on Tuesday and the Cameroonian-French photographer was ecstatic as he shared this update with us. Since his childhood, Mario has always been inspired by his home surroundings of Cameroon before moving to France in 2000. A career that has spanned more than a decade, he has transformed his craft, advanced at his art a[...]