Archives for the month of: May, 2011

I almost ran over innocent pedestrians today as I stopped my car to ask a gorgeous young lady where she got her earrings, I had seen them in an online picture and have coveted them ever since, the red fabric wrapped gems remind me of Fulani earrings. I had to have them, paid, ordered and on their way to me! If I have inspired you buy here.

£12.50

I get so disappointed when I find a great designer, click on their online shop and find the words “coming soon”, especially when I have been clicking for 2 years!

So it is a welcome breath of fresh air to find designer Ohema Ohene’s site, great designs at affordable prices and an online shop, whey hey! ladies wear, mens wear and foot wear.

Vanessa £85.00

Oh! Nana Peak £70.00

Becca £80.00

Online Fashion Magazine Contributing Editor‘s International Geographic Shoot featuring Sesilee Lopez.

The world can’t seem to get enough of Prada’s bananas. Click for full feature.

A selection from the awesome collection by Nigerian born fashion designer/stylist Ngozi Pere-Okorotie.  www.zedeye.com 

Styled with turban head wraps a current fashion trend, executed brilliantly.

Zed Eye will be presenting a fashion show and Pop Up Boutique at  Afro Hair and Beauty Live

Date: May 29th-30th,2011

Venue: Business Design Centre, Islington, London, N1 0QH

Time: 12:45 pm

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Solange is already on my personal style inspiration list, having gone down a different route to her sister, but thankfully chose a path that compliments her perfectly and is so uniquely hers.

Eclectic, bold, retro and a pinch of crazy = Fabulous

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All I can say when I see this photo is “mmmmmm” the relevance?

He wears Ankara, his music inspires. Watch his latest video Ijo (Dance) after the jump, I dare you not to dance!

Siji Music

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…I think, I live in London after all, you can never be too sure.

If you are lucky enough to visit sunnier climes, bold enough to strip or sun bathe in the park and would love to do so in ankara inspired itsy bitsy swim wear check out Bantu Wax, 100% made in Africa.

They also have the brothers covered.

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June 2010 shoot for Pride Magazine by Joseph Sinclair

Cake and clothes, two of my favorite things!

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