Features

Interview: Orange Culture

Orange Culture only launched in Nigeria in the middle of 2011, but it has since been recognized as an exciting, youthful, colorful and fast growing brand. The creative designer, Adebayo Oke-Lawal, is well known in the fashion sector for his …

Interview: Laughing Out Loud with OurOwnArea

Our Own Area is a team of creative and extremely funny Nigerian guys who aim to “visualize the beauty, wit and humour of urban Africa. And diss as many people as we can in the process!” Lol. We’ve been given …

Mode Chronicles Skins

Mode Chronicles was my first Feature when I started the blog a bit over a year ago. I particularly love her illustrations and watercolor. Her work is always colorful, a bit playful and definitely girly. She has recently produced iPad …

Cool Streets from Cool Beans

I saw these cool tees on One Nigerian Boy and I just had to share. They’re made by Cool Beans, a streetwear brand in Lagos. I certainly wouldn’t mind owning a few of these. My favourite is probably the …

Youthful Class from J’Reason

J’Reason is a new Nigerian menswear brand by Jide Adedeji. The brand is targeted at stylish young, specifically teenage, men who want to differentiate themselves with classy yet edgy pieces. Their first collection is made up of classic pieces, but …

Interview: Adamu Waziri, Creator of Bino & Fino

Bino and Fino is a new edutainment cartoon featuring a Nigerian family- a brother and sister who live with their grandparents and have lots of adventures together. The cartoon has been getting more popularity and showtime, and we’ve been fortunate …

Gabz Inc: The Journey

GaBz stands for Genuine African Brandz. Gabz is an impressive entertainment company based in the UK that focuses on event management/consultancy and talent promotion. They ‘aim to promote Africa and the Caribbean, highlighting the culture and virtues of the developed …

Culture and Nature from Adey Thani

The world is changing. Every day, we see the effects on climate change and our normal unsustainable environmental practices (like waste accumulation) on the weather and on our lives. People are slowly but surely realizing that we need to do …

Sacred Beauty from Lola Maja

Lola Maja is a renown name in makeup artistry in Nigeria. She has got a wide array of experiences over 16 years. In addition to make up, she is a qualified beauty and holistic massage therapist. She has worked with …

A Lady from Meena

It is evident that Uju Offiah, the creative director of Meena, is a lady. From Meena’s debut collection called Silver Shadow, the brand can be associated with class, glamour, timelessness and grace – all the things that personify a true …