Collection + Lookbook

Mba Metta by Nyorh Agwe

Cameroonian born designer, Nyorh Agwe, creates these beautiful jewellery that showcases her African roots. This collection below is named “M’ba M’etta” (We the Metta People). With this work, she uses the traditional craft method of the Metta of Cameroon. …

Ikire Jones SS16 Collection

We love Ikire Jones’ latest SS16 collection. It’s cool, and seems to tell a story through its fabrics. The fabric designs and scarves are certainly original and sure to stand out. See more of the collection here…

Pidgin English

Olumide Yerokun, founder of the new streetwear brand, Pidgin English, decided to create something that would ‘strike a chord within the African Diaspora’. Olu got the idea of the brand from his own experience living in diaspora. He saw …

Loza Maleombho SS15

Ivorian fashion designer, Loza Maleombho, brings her unique signature look once again, in her SS15 collection. As usual, she mixes cultural styles with a modern look. Still, a lot of the pieces are reminiscent of wrappers tied casually when …

PAINT collection

We are particularly loving the relaxed, casual, and free look of new Nigerian menswear brand, Papa Omisore. The collection, called P.A.I.N.T, has colour blocking in earthy, relaxed tones, with flighty linen that makes sure you remain cool…while on holiday …

The Untold Story of Bella Vista

We love how Nigerian menswear brand, Jason Porshe, is growing from strength to strength, and we are honoured to have been following their journey. They bring us this lovely, colourful, and dapper collection Bella Vista. Creative director/designer, Jason Samuel, …

Fashion an Opportunity with Le Dessein

Le Dessein is a fashion brand on a noble mission. Their philosophy is strongly backed by the idea that educating girls helps uplift whole communities. Fortunately, this seems to be a rising notion in Africa. Over the years, speaking to …

Lisa Folawiyo SS15

Lisa Folawiyo (formally Jewel by Lisa), is arguably one of the veteran fashion design labels that re-defined Nigerian fashion and gave it a modern twist. The brand has released their SS15 collection, and as usual, it mixes African print …

Lalesso SS15

Lalesso SS2015 | The ethical label, inspired by the Khanga clothe of Northern Kenya, brings us pieces that make us think of light, breezy, sunny, summer. Shop the collection here…

Stella Jean: Daily Life

Stella Jean is one of the foremost designers that is redefining how African print is designed and used. Even though they are an Italian brand, many of their designs are a celebration of West African textile. We particularly love how …