Features

Colourburst by House of Tara

Nigerian beauty brand, House of Tara, was a pioneer beauty product brand in Nigeria, way back in 1998. I love that they are still going strong and now hold their own in comparison with international brands like Rimmel and …

The Master’s Collection

Oyebanji RAFA is a Nigerian menswear brand that has been going strong since 2012. Their latest collection is inspired by the Nigerian state dinners of the 1950s, with a modern twist! The pieces are characterized by clean sharp cuts and …

Sally Bawa 2014 Collection

Nigerian fashion brand, Sally Bawa, brings us their latest collection, which in our opinion is their best one till date. The collection is made up of hand painted designs, using soft colors in a backdrop of white. The designs …

Roots of Redemption

Menswear brands that get it right have a special place in my heart! New Nigerian brand, Rhobes, brings classy back. Their debut collection, Roots of Redemption, was inspired by ‘the genesis of the black civilization which pushes forth the …

My Belle Don Full

If you’re a regular Nigerian blogger, you would know that there are many Nigerian food blogs out there, much more than you would expect actually. But a few stand apart from the rest, and My Belle Don Full is one …

Athletes of Old National Stadium

Nigerian photographer, August Udoh, photographs amateur athletes practicing in the old National Stadium, Lagos Nigeria. Udoh presents his portraits in powerful black and white photography. His subjects are normal people, mostly Lagos Area Boys and squatters, who are working …

Yummy Treats with Lohi’s Creations

Lohi O is a certified chef, food photographer and lifestyle blogger. She runs an impressive food blog called Lohi’s Creations focused on Nigerian culinary art. It truely is art, because Lohi’s food photography is one of the reasons why I …

Jupiter Strong and the Lunch Lion

Jupiter Strong is the cutest, friendliest, most adorable girl you could ever know. Just a sneak preview into the start of her day and you fall in love. Her childishness, excitement and imaginativeness capture you from the minute she wakes …

Your I.O.N

The first time ION Jewelry was featured on this blog, the brand was a budding Nigerian silversmith company. Now, ION Jewelry is steadily growing in the still mainly unchartered waters of goldsmithing and silversmithing in Nigeria. Using swarovski crystals …

Bunnies by Mary

Bunnies by Mary is the ‘too cute’ headband collection by ace Nigerian style editor Mayreejay. Simplistic but chic, playful and fun. I can picture them adding that extra pizzazz to a casual outfit. Contact: Call 08023870031 | e-mail: maryannealabi@yahoo.com Via …