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"I Got Rejected By at Least 10 Agencies," says Top Model Alyssa Traore

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Africa is truly blessed!! We have so many beautiful talents all over the world that it is almost impossible to profile everyone. Well, for us at Zen, we make it our duty to know them and to tell their stories. From features in French GRAZIA to walking the runways for Hansen & Gretel, Sass & Bide and ALBUS LUMEN; this stunning model has us all star st[...]

5 Fabulous Style Shots Of Bonang Matheba We Love

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Bonang is South Africa's favourite media personality. A radio host, tv presenter and style icon- she is known for her electric personality, husky voice and magnetic smile. A global brand ambassador for Revlon Cosmetics, this award winning entertainer is also SA's number 1 social media Queen! Queen Bee as we like to call her is a fashion slayer and today w[...]

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 [...]

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[...]

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.[...]

"Embrace The Nerves,": An Exclusive Interview with Top Model Kaone Kario

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Kaone Kario is the face of a whole new generation of models who are not only doing big things on the runway but also off it. Her personal interests include modelling, TV and film production, so you can imagine how excited we were to be able to interview this Botswana beauty to talk about her modelling life between New York, Capetown and Botswana, and to find[...]

Top 14 Melanin Faces of South-African Fashion

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We always overlook that ultimately; campaigns and fashion shows would really be nothing without one particular being – the model. The model brings life into a designer/brand’s vision, conveys the artistic message that the clothes carry as well as shows the potential buyer how a garment would look on them. There has been a growing trend in the usage of black [...]

KINGDOM's Gorgeous Campaign Collection Featuring Mide Ogundele.

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South African based model Mide Ogundele looks dazzling in the new campaign collection from South African label Kingdom. Mide who is signed to Boss Model agency in Cape Town rocked a few African inspired looks, and accessories making every pair feel like an old favourite. The shoot was photographed by Katinka Bester and makeup was done by Nandi Kai. We’re [...]