Collection + Lookbook

The Gentleman by Oberima Afriyie

The Menswear brand, Oberima Afriyie, is powerful. The pieces in the latest collection is diverse – from leather biker jackets and tailored shirts, to woolen grandfather ones. But each of them says ‘gentleman’ and shows that there is little …

Girls of Blaze

Solange Knowles, one of our most beloved African print fashion icons, recently partnered with Puma and a few designers (one of them being Nigerian born sisters William Okpo) to design these fabulous colorful sneakers. It’s interesting to see …

Oliberte Winter 2013

The sustainable brand Oliberté released its latest Winter 2013 collection. The pieces consist of boots, sandals, wingtips, and the famous South African vellies. The company makes all its products in sub-Saharan Africa, currently Ethiopia, and helps support worker’s rights …

Street Etiquette – SlumFlower

Street Etiquette has been my favorite male style blog for the longest time. The ‘dynamic duo’ have collaborated with Visual Supply Company (VSCO) to release SlumFlower, an editorial in the form of a short film. They also showcased the …

Silhouette of Power

Anita Quansah is a Ghanian label well known for their statement necklaces. Actually, labeling their products as mere necklaces is erroneous… Anita Quansah creates art that women can wear. I always feel like anyone with an Anita Quansah piece is …

Oversized Tribalism

The Ghanaian fashion label, Barkers-Woode, released their Oversized Tribalism collection, much to our viewing and wearing pleasure. The collection is characterized by tribal print in minimalist designs. I am partial to this design in particular, so it’s no surprise …

Stella Jean Fall 13/14

Stella Jean once again impresses us all with her Fall 13/14 collection. It’s a beautiful collection of prints, patterns and textures with various cultural influences, from African to Mexican and beyond. The collection is warm – from the heavy textiles …

Imo Youth from Before 1444

Gold Coast Trading has always been one of my favorite African t-shirt brands. Their mission is a tall order – representing the African culture using such a western concept as t-shirts; but they have managed to do this time and …

Taibo Bacar SS14

Taibo Bacar Spring/Summer 2014 She’s a lady! This collection speaks for itself. Visit Taibo Bacar or email Sales.clientservice@taibobacar.com for more information on how to purchase these …

Print and Sparkle

Print & Sparkle Collection DPiperTwins is a Ghanaian label that has always been known for it’s color and sparkle. This latest collection,Print & Sparkle, is thankfully no different. Greens, blues, gold and sparkle define this collection in a beautiful, and …