Turbaned Queens With Street Style Cred: See How They Slay…

View style ideas of how you can blend head wraps, Scarves and all manner of ‘turbanly’ mane coverings with street style fashion. In other words, this is how you take to the streets with your turban and get the streets talking about it. It is not everyday we find Africanistas who can rock a head…

Spring/Summer 2016 Collection: “Inspiration Hétérogéné” By Nouva Couture

In case you missed it Africanistas! Check out this new  glamour in fabrics and print by Nigerian womenswear fashion label Nouva Couture  which had been unveiled for this Spring/Summer 2016 titled  “Inspiration Hétérogéné“. Channeling the pieces is the delectable former Miss Tourism- Powede Lawrence. The idea for the fabrics were created by designer Bolaji Ayinde  The  collection is…

The Dashiki Evolution

  When the Afrocentric layered Dashiki pattern became a thing some years back, it had seemed that it would remain a simplistic expression of like prints which often times were styled as though many of it’s wearers were scared of going beyond the classic caftan blouse or shirt. But over the years this unique print…

Celebrating Exquisiteness: Christie Brown’s Winter 2015 Collection

Christie Brown’s  Winter 2015  collection titled “Coupe De Classe”  emerges with fiery, exquisite pieces carving out  strength with softness channelled via  the feminine curves of  award winning model Victoria Michaels. Kudos to the Creative director, and founder of the brand, Aisha Ayensu for this excellent splay of Afrocentric, contemporary fashion.     For more info about…

Curvy Fashion: Best Styles For Plus Size Ladies

So you gained a few pounds and your clothes no longer fit making you wonder if you are about to become a fashion disaster? Fear not, my royal plumpness! Even as you work on your weight better love yourself while at it. Reject the self hate and put downs for they will get you nowhere….

Reinventing African Pride: Vlisco Wants You To “THINK”

African fabrics manufacturing company , Vlisco unveils their new  collection “THINK”. Reinventing African pride in a splash of unique patterns and prints; yellow, blue, green, red, pink, purple, orange and brown, this new Vlisco line of fabrics is an inspiration to all Africanistas.  Express your personality!