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Statements From Citizins

I stumbled on this awesome shop on Tumblr and was so impressed with their creations! They make the most awesome and creative tees. Citizins are all for the big bang.With their witty phrases and catchy beautiful graphics, wearing a Citizins …

Quest with Canary 7seven

The first time I saw Canary 7seven (on Facebook) my mouth literally popped open. I was so impressed with the quality of the drawings! I was even more impressed that the creators are Nigerian. Creating comics is still pretty new …

Showcasing Nigeria From IX Media

I’m always excited when I find a business that has basically the same mission as me (on this blog)! So, I’m really happy to present IX (Image Xtravaganza) Media to you. IX is a bi-montly magazine focused on re-branding the …

Ethnic Statements From Sugary Sea

The ankara accessories trend has really taken the world by storm! I hope it stays because it’s an awesome thing; seeing how African fashion is affecting global fashion for the better. These accessories give such an ethnic look to whatever …

Beautiful Blended Purses From Lutachi

Lutachi is a brand that ‘blends beautiful and exotic African fabric with a variety of up-cycled materials’. They specialize in creating women’s purses, wallets, and bags. I know a lot brands work with African fabric these days, but Lutachi stands …

That Vintage Feel From Maju

Maju is a fashion house that creates accessories, footwear, and ready to wear clothes for women. Created in 2008 by Motunrayo Jimoh, their mission is to cater to the fashion needs of women of all sizes. The first ‘feel’ you …

Colorful Chic Accessories From Chic Therapy

One of the very first bloggers i ‘met’ was the famous Chic Therapy. She is a fashion blogger with beautiful writing skills and a chic style that is full of color, happiness, and fun. I confess, she actually inspires me …

No Wedding Jitters From African Bride

Have you ever organized a wedding or at least been part of the planning activities? I haven’t, and frankly, I’m not particularly looking forward to it, given the amount of stressed out brides I’ve seen. I recently started watching the …

City Chic From Pearl 11 30

When I asked Ade Yusuf, the creator of Pearl 11 30 to tell me about her company and her inspiration, she came up with a lovely write-up that described Pearl 11 30 and at the same time, somehow manage to …

Colorful Class From House 38

.House 38 is a fashion brand by two creative sisters. Dresses are their specialty (although they make a lot more). The first thing I noticed about the brand though, was their vintage-inspired dresses. Our mothers could easily have worn these …