#LFWNG2019: Fashion Focus’s lone ranger , An unsanctioned homage to Gozel Green & the queen of the Yorrywood red carpet

Each season, a new generation of young designers seek to answer the primordial question of how to make an unforgettable debut, They hustle their way towards a coveted showcase slot at the Lagos Fashion Week Nigeria, using its street style grounds as an audition gallery. It is hard to tell their motivations, as the opportunities …

TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS: PAPA OPPONG INFO BOX INTERVIEW.

As far as Fashion Illustrators go, Papa Oppong Bediako is easily my favorite African illustrator. His work is stellar and innovative and he is quite the designer, garnering collaborative collaborations with global giants Vlisco and Swarovski Ghana. For someone so young, he has done so much, it’s mind boggling. So imagine my surprise and excitement …

LFDW2014: Marrying art and personal aesthetic at ReBahia

Orire Omatsola’s ReBahia has had a great year. First of all, the brand put out a Fall collection in April, ‘Minimal Dreams’. It was a collection that played on the contrast between White and electric Blues and Pinks, marrying louche sheer pantsuits with sleek spaghetti strap dresses, deconstructed jackets and flowy tunics. The brand also …