Fashion + Style

Cameroon: Stylish Like Simply Cyn

Cynthia, the style blogger responsible for the popular style blog called Simply Cyn (a.k.a Addicted2Etsy) was born and raised in Cameroon, and her love for the country shines through in unexpected places in her blog – whether she is recalling …

Miranda Reloaded

Vogue Brazil, February 2013 Models: Mirte Maas, Suzane & Suzana Photographer: Giampaolo Sgura Stylist: Anna Dello Russo This editorial features African print at its finest!…

Inspired Shades

We’ve seen African print everywhere – from textiles, outfits, shoes, interior decoration, bags, jewellery, notebooks, etc. And it still hasn’t gotten old! Somehow, glasses done up in African print aren’t too common-place, so even though we’re not tired of this …

Senait for Be

Senait Gidey goes retro for Be Magazine…

Turkana Jewellry Shot by Lafforgue

These spectacular images of the Turkana tribe of North-Western Kenya were taken by talented photographer Eric Lafforgue. (The Turkana are the second biggest pastoralist tribe in Kenya, after the Maasai). What fascinates me most about the series is how …

How to Rock your Prints

2012 was definitely the year of prints and designers from the African Diaspora. Africa-inspired designs and textiles popped-up everywhere; outfits and accessories from Jewel by Lisa, Autumn Adeigbo, Boxing Kitten and many other designers rocked the red carpets and the …

Wild Cat for Vogue Paris

Anais Mali for Vogue Paris. And given the retro look of the editorial, I don’t feel bad for posting this almost a year late!…

Jozi Maboneng

Client: Elle South Africa Model: sharleen dziire (g3) Photographer: ross garrett (lampost) Stylist: poppy evans Make-up: lesley whitby (infidels) Hair: kevin epstein…

Mirror, Mirror

I watched the blockbuster, Mirror Mirror, lately. Although it was really fun to watch, I’m not going to talk about the movie. What I AM pretty happy to share is my pleasant surprise at all the ankara/ African print …

Global View

Editorial: Global View Magazine: Marie Claire Australia, November 2012 Photographer: David Gubert Model: Ellinore Erichsen Stylist: Jana Pokorny Source: Sharzville…