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Wedding Guest in Lemon Yellow Ruffle Back Dress.

        I went to a friend’s wedding shortly after I got back from Asia. I had picked a couple dresses from Zara before I went away , not necessarily for the wedding. Since it was a traditional Ghanaian wedding I actually had in mind to wear the only traditional kente dress I […]

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DISCOVERED Partnerships

THE LABEL SHOWING A DIFFERENT PROFILE OF AFRICAN FASHION – MAYAMIKO

I am excited to share this brand with you. I came across Mayamiko label in summer 2015 when I got invited to their summer party. I was very impressed with their collection and the story of Mayamiko. I knew then I wanted to collaborate with them in some capacity. It wasn’t until nearly a year […]

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HOW DO YOU GET YOUR HAIR LIKE THAT?

Do you know the point when your hair starts to frustrate you. It gets a mind of it’s own and decides to do whatever the hell it wants? The point where all hair knowledge you’ve gathered on your specific hair is no longer useful, and whatever you do it does not result in your desired look.. […]

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FEMALE BOSSES

FEMALE BOSS – ELLE HOLGATE -MUSICIAN & DJ

In this ”Female Bosses” series, we speak to female creatives who are doing amazing things in their industry and chat to them about their journey, industry secrets and how they got to where they are.  Ahead, Elle Holgate, a London-based South African Musician and DJ tells us why she would’t want to be a household […]

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TRACES OF REALITY – EDITORIAL

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Title: Traces of Reality Models: Francesca and Belle (Wilhelmina Model Agency) Photography & Creative direction: Hamdia Nasir Styling & Creative direction: Afua Abrafi Makeup: Sarah Habbeur Digital Retouching: Domante Kaminskaite Image editing : John Samson [/vc_column_text][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner][vc_column_text] Clothing [/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/4″][vc_column_text]JVB JVB is womenswear label, which concentrates on creating wearable and minimalistic garments inspired by contemporary […]

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NEW YEAR, NEW GOALS, NEW LOOK

  Fashionably strutting into the new year.. ph – John Samson  So far this year has been a great year, although not without its hard bits. I am very grateful and feel blessed for the things that were achieved, dreams that came into fruition. Super excited for the new year, to embark on new and […]

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MAASAI COLOUR HANDBAGS

The Great Companion Sometime in August this year, a colourful, perfectly structured accessory, stopped me in my tracks while perusing exhibition stalls in Covent Garden – a part of a summer event put on by African Centre Festival. The said accessory was a bag by Masaai Colour. My initial attraction to the bag was the […]

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TREND WATCH WEDNESDAY

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THAT HOMEMADE TRENCH COAT

Coat – Thrifted Shoes and Bag – All from Zara Cape made into Scarf – M&S Jacket – Topshop

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OUTFITS

TRANSITIONING WORK OUTFIT INTO EVENING WARDROBE

The great thing about having an all black uniform to work is that I can easily transition a work look into an evening wardrobe. It is really handy, seldom that I will have to go home and change for dinner, drinks or other occasions after work. You may want to swap one or two things […]