Collection + Lookbook

Okun – Eban Collection

Beachwear brand, Okun, has had a good run since their first collection. Their fabrics infuse that west African traditional feel in male beachwear while still keeping each colorful, fresh and happy. This new Eban collection is no different. The …

Taibo Bacar – Mademoiselle Bacar

Mozambican brand, Taibo Bacar, has become widely known for their beautiful and simple classy, lady-like pieces. Their new collection, Mademoiselle Bacar, is simple and elegant, but popping with beautiful loud colors that does nothing to distract from the elegance …

Babatunde’s Accessories

One of the beauties of Ankara/ African print is that it is a sure, simple and easy way to infuse the traditional African culture into any outfit. More so when the print appears on unexpected and western articles like face …

Maki Oh Fall 2014

Maki Oh is one of the reasons we got interested in African designers. It’s quite rare for a brand to carve out a definitive and original style for itself, but Maki Oh continues to impress us with their creativity. Their …

Colour Storm

Nigerian label, Lanre Da Silva-Ajayi, has gone all out with their fabric design in this collection.The colors of the fabric are unlikely, and fade into each other beautifully; color pops out of the clothes. The designs themselves are understated, …

Dannijo SS14 Collection

Dannijo has been a favorite jewelry brand of strong Black Hollywood celebrities for quite a while. In their latest Spring 2014 lookbook, they feature their beautiful statement jewelry, which were crafted in Rwanda. Their collection looks even more stunning with …

Afritribe – Duality

Urban brand, Afritribe, releases their latest collection called Duality. I love the bold tribal prints and fonts, all with stark black and white colors. Contact Website: Here Shop: Here Email: afritribeshop@gmail.com Twitter: Here Instagram: Here…

Jewel by Lisa SS14 Collection

Jewel by Lisa has remained one of my favorite African fashion brands. Creativity is evident in each and every collection they release. The brand never keeps to one look, but continues to push the boundaries of print, color and textile …

Stella Jean Spring 2014

Stella Jean is an ethical fashion brand that has redefined patterns in every single one of their collections. Their signature has become a beautiful mess of prints and patterns, differing in every way…colors, textures, and design. Each piece in itself …

Nyumbani Design SS14

Nyumbani Design is a Tanzanian-based jewelry brand that catches your eye immediately! Their latest label encapsulates the brands signature warm colored wooden jewelry, all of which are hand-carved with locally sourced wood from many different indigenous Tanzanian trees. This makes …