Five years after Anisa Mpugwe conquered the Nigerian highstreet market in its collaboration with Mr Price, I ask why more collaborations of this nature haven’t happened?
The most successful Nigerian fashion brands are the ones with an international presence but a strong Nigerian brand, is it time we all considered making our brands dichotomous?
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 […]
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 […]
Republic of Foreigner’s last collection before their four year hiatus was a real triumph of originality.