BBC AFRICA TO START FOCUS ON AFRICAN FASHION


In a post today on BBC Africa’s social media pages, they announce their intention to start featuring African Fashion as one of their segments. In their words; “In the next couple of weeks, BBC Africa is going to be looking at #AfricanFashion. As the topic is so vast, we want to hear from you on…

OONI OF IFE DIES AT 85


The Ooni of Ife, Oba Okunade Sijuade Olubose II,  is dead.  He was 85 years old. The foremost Oba died in London at about 7:30pm last night. Condolences to the entire kingdom of Ile-Ife.   Details coming soon.

Its Nature by Lisa: Lisa Folawiyo Autumn/Winter 2015 Collection


Lisa Folawiyo is out with its new collection for Autumn/Winter 2015. The womenswear fashion brand is all about transition and journeys translated with intricate detailing and artistic hemlines. Drawing inspirations from happenings around Autumn.  We observe the  hemlines have Oak & Maple tree leaf cuts, leaf-shaped fabric attached to some pieces and withered and dying…

MONOCHROME AND YOU: SUMMER STYLE AND TREND


The simplicity of monochrome makes it a timeless classic, and once again it’s set to dominate our wardrobes this summer. If you are one of those people who gravitate more towards a muted colour palette that really doesn’t require a lot of hassle. The Black and White trend known as “The Monochrome” will give you just…

How To Make Your False Eyelashes Look Natural


By Alison Syrett of fashionista.com   I’ve worn false eyelashes exactly twice in my life: my wedding day, and the beauty trial before it, after some serious coaxing from my stylist. “Your fiancé will love these,” she cajoled, a delicate spray of whispies at the ready in one hand. “I promise.” Honestly, I don’t think he even noticed,…

Yes, Puma Is Spending A Lot of Money to Work With Rihanna


Rihanna in concert. Photo: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images With Rihanna fully installed as its new brand ambassador and women’s creative director, Puma announced Friday morning that its sales grew to €772.7 million during the second quarter of the year — an increase of 7.6 percent. According to CEO Bjørn Gulden, that growth owes primarily to a strong showing…

Dior Gets Stormy for Its Fall 2015 Ad Campaign


Photo: Willy Vanderperre/Dior After all of the fanfare surrounding Dior’s most recent campaign — that being Rihanna’s cinematic Secret Garden IV series shot by Steven Klein at Versailles — the French label went back to its quaint, seaside roots for its fall 2015 ads. Models Julia Nobis, Mica Arganaraz and Natalie Westling are captured by Willy…

TRENDING: GOING TRENCH THIS SEASON


Unfortunately, rain showers are not exactly confined to spring as the rhyme suggests; fortunately, neither is our favorite outerwear trend. The trench coat is not only as chic now as when Jackie O and Audrey Hepburn sported the trend, but it also does a glam job of protecting us all from the elements, and so…

Rihanna is Pretty is So Much Pink for New Fragrance Campaign


  Rihanna has been channeling sophisticated, high fashion glamour a lot more regularly now that she’s representing Dior, but the campaign for her newest fragrance RiRi takes that look to almost comical new heights. Released by the pop star via social media on Tuesday night, the image shows Rihanna wrapped in bright pink satin that…

EVENT: Fayrouz L’Original 2015


It’s barely two weeks before the finale of the most anticipated Fayrouz L’Original 2015. Its getting hotter my the moment. Which do you prefer? Team Meddlelane of Team Hai? Feel free to comment and send suggestions email: phemie08@hotmail.com fb: Ajose Muftau Blog ff: @phemie08 IG: iamcutesaint