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LFW Autumn Winter 2017: TOGA Unveils New Collection

TOGA presented their new 2017 collection at the Guildhall for London Fashion Week. Designer Yasuko Furuta plays with proportion and texture as she highlights frills, satin, leather and more at her show. Sending the model down the runway in retro vibes, Yasuko says, “I create for a complex woman who can only live in chaos.” After…

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Amanda Wakeley Autumn/Winter 2017 Collection At London Fashion Week

Amanda Wakeley presented their new 2017 collection at 18 Albermale Street for London Fashion Week. With charming details and textures the collection is a crafty one from Wakeley. The collection featured full-leg pants, statement coats and blanket skirts. Drawing inspiration from the judo masters, she added sophistication to the looks, with tasseled, satin belts, pulent texture.…

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Lookbook: Marte Egele Blends Prints And Culture In Latest Collection

Marte Egele, contemporary Nigerian leather goods, and accessories lifestyle brand recently released a new collection of bags and essentials like laptop sleeves, pouches, clutches, wallets, card holders for the bold African.The word coming out of the fashion house regarding the new collection is that the collection is a contemporary, modern, easy, simple and clean one.…

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PUMA’s #RunTheStreets Campaign Names South African Duo Nasty C And Gigi Lamayne As Ambassadors

PUMA’s global Run The Streets campaign headlined by The Weeknd has found its way into South Africa. The German brand gets a local flavour Mzansi stars which include Nasty C and Gigi Lamayne. Local sound digital Maskandi founder and artist, Mashayabhuqe KaMamba and PUMA’s own Rolo Rozay also featured in the campaign. They all rocked…

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Beautiful: Dilone In ‘Chic Easy Pieces’ For Harper’s Bazaar March Feature

21-year-old Long Island-born model Dilone, is fresh as a daisy and ironically one of the most wanted models at the moment. This Dominican beauty who took the fashion world by storm when she walked in Bottega Veneta’s autumn/winter 2016 menswear show, wears ‘Chic Easy Pieces’ styled by Elissa Santisi and captured by Julia Noni for Harper’s…

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Most Wanted: The Futuristic Eyewear

If vintage isn’t your thing, then it is time to take a bold step into the future. For a woman who wants to show that she is ever moving forward with her goals, ambitions and work, your shopping cart cannot be complete without the addition of the Futuristic eyewear. We have seen celebrities like Kim…

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KOKOnista Of The Day: The Style Maven Shantera Sanovia

Today’s KOKOnista is fashion and style blogger Shantera Sanovia. The Bahamian beauty is a Fashion Consultant, Model, and Style blogger. Her blog is a platform where style meets creativity. From her hairstyle to her gorgeous footwear, Shantera carefully combine colours to produce an head-turning look. Loyal to her uber-chic style, the brain behind Maven Of Style,…

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LFW Autumn Winter 2017: Huishan Zhang Unveils Latest Collection

Huishan Zhang presented their new 2017 collection at the Church House for London Fashion Week. There was a new strength to Huishan Zhang’s designs this season, as he taps inspiration from French bohemian dressing. The Central Saint Martins graduate turned to a graphic harlequin pattern for a series of knitwear numbers, including an oversized sweater and…

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Burberry Unveils Spring Ready-To-Wear Collection At London Fashion Week

After releasing a sneak peek of two looks from the upcoming collection, Burberry presented its second shop-the runway show at the 2017 at London Fashion Week. The brand showcased its first see-now-buy-now collection last September at the former Foyles, the landmark London bookstore. Featuring a cast of rising star models, the blended men’s and women’s…

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Who What Wear: Wofai Ada Shines In Bridestead

Time to shine! Silver and gold hues are nothing new, but recently Wofai Ada shows off new and creative way to stylishly sport a metallic dress as she made a grand appearance at the the red carpet for the party of the record breaking movie ‘The Wedding Party.’Giving her the diva look that made her…

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Versus Versace Autumn/Winter 2017 Collection At London Fashion Week

Donatella Versace enlisted the world’s biggest models of the moment to walk Versus Versace’s London fashion week show. The show featured major street style, ’90s tracksuits, utility details, scuba fabrics, and micro hemlines. Black leather jackets and skirts were met with bright pink puffer jackets and purple velvet dresses, with chokers, shoes and underwear embellished…

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Who What Wear: Toni Tones Stuns In Lumiére Couture

Nigerian actress, singer and model Toni Tones made a glam fashion statement as she shared gorgeous photos of herself on Instagram. Looking flawless, the multitalented beauty sported a floor-length dress designed by Ghanaian based luxury women’s wear brand, Lumiére Couture.The neon-coloured dress which featured a halter neck and a backless cut out was perfectly accessorised with…

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LFW Autumn Winter 2017: Fyodor Golan Unveils Post-It Designs

If your work station is filled with the humble Post-it Notes, you should consider yourself a trendsetter. At their London Fashion Week show on Friday, Fyodor Golan unveiled several looks that incorporated Post-its scribbled with phrases like “I love you,” “Girl Power,” and “Buy Milk.” The sartorial duo slapped the multicoloured note squares all over…

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Coco Rocha Opens Up On Coaching Kendall Jenner & Modelling, As She Sizzles For Bazaar Arabia Cover

Supermodel Coco Rocha covers the February 2017 issue of Harper’s Bazaar Arabia, captured by fashion photographer Alexei Hay. In charge of beauty for the shoot was hair stylist David Cruz and makeup artist Nancy Sea Silver.In the accompany story, Coco reflects on her ever-changing looks and platinum hair, noting that “I’ve done red, I’ve done black,…

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Irina Shayk Rocks Sexy Androgynous Styles For Vogue Russia March Cover

Russian supermodel Irina Shayk channels a sexy androgynous vibe as she stars in the cover story of Vogue Russia’s March 2017 issue, lensed by famed photography duo Iango Henzi + Luigi Murenu. Irina who is pregnant with hollywood boyfriend Bradley Cooper’s baby, was styled by Patrick Mackie who mixes menswear separates with lingerie pieces from designers including Bottega…

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Vogue US Geisha Photoshoot: Karlie Kloss Apologises For Cultural Appropriation

American top model Karlie Kloss apologised recently for her controversial March 2017 Vogue US photoshoot, in which she is dressed in stereotypical Japanese geisha garb.The photo spread which saw Karlie – a white lady from Missouri – dressed up as a Japanese fashion Geisha, engaged in a variety of incoherent activities, like carrying a basket of…

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‘Social Media Is Everything’ Says Sultry Kylie Jenner As She Covers Violet Grey February Issue

Reality TV star Kylie Jenner poses for the cover Violet Grey online magazine and talks all things entrepreneurship, beauty and social media. Kylie who is social media magnet and millionaire, is featured as part of the magazine’s new series that spotlights female beauty entrepreneurs. In the sultry images lensed by Ben Hassett shot on location at the Chateau…

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Diversity: Sophie Theallet Taps Adesuwa Aighewi, Adepero Oduye & Corinne Bailey Rae For SS17 Ads

New York-based fashion designer Sophie Theallet who recently released an open letter, stating that she would not dress First Lady Melania Trump, has released the label’s Spring Summer 2017 advertising campaign. Theallet who is not only a go-to designer for Mrs. Obama but some of our favourite celebrities, including fashion icons like Iman and supermodels like Grace…

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KOKO’s Best Dressed Of The Week

Welcome to the KOKO’s best dressed of the week, a place where all the most stylish celebrities gather to show off their finest threads in all of their stylish glory. It’s an esteemed gathering in this edition with actors, fashion designers and models all getting into the mix of the sartorial game. Our best dressed…

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Jummah Fashion: The Dungarees X Hijab Trend

Dungarees are making a major comeback and it is about time to take your style to another level. This childhood staple has been resurrected and it is more stylish than ever. Explore the different stylish ways to modestly slay the dungaree trend without compromising on your beliefs.You do not have to be a typical fashionista…

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Menswear Brand: Orange Culture To Showcase At London Fashion Week

Top Nigerian Menswear brand, Orange Culture has been invited to showcase at London fashion Scout, an international showcase for fashion pioneers, and the UK’s largest independent showcase for emerging and established design talent during the upcoming London Fashion Week.The Fashion Scout, which takes place between February 17 and February 21 2017, has been responsible for…

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Bella Hadid Channels Kate Moss’ Calvin Klein In V Magazine Shoot

Bella Hadid is channeling Kate Moss’ Calvin Klein campaign in V Magazine’s upcoming issue. The issue, which is slated to hit newsstands on March 10, includes a black-and-white portfolio of Hadid, which was shot by Mario Sorrenti.Sorrenti’s inspiration was his famous Calvin Klein Obsession advertising campaign that he shot of Kate Moss in the early Nineties. In particular, there…

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Who What Wear: Aderonke Adefalujo Is Printastic In Nighoz Apparels

Award-winning Style influencer and blogger Aderonke “Rhonkefella” Adefalujo looks absolutely dashing in new photos she recently shared on Instagram. The beautiful blogger was all shades of elegance as she sported an off-shoulder Nighoz Apparels dress.Ronke who recently bagged the award for the ‘Best Style Influencer’ of The Year 2017 lived up to the title as she…

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Andreea Diaconu & Luna Bijl In W Magazine March 2017

Supermodels Andreea Diaconu and Luna Bijl were photographed by Gien Luchford in amazing shots for W Magazine March 2017 Issue.The beauties who were styled by Jane How in amazing fashion pieces, also had their makeup done by Mark Carrasquillo, hair by James Pecis and stunning manicure done by Tracy Clemens. Credit: W Magazine

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The EDIT Magazine: Nicole Kidman Confirms She Was Once Engaged To Lenny Kravitz

Their whirlwind relationship in the early 2000’s was rumoured to have culminated in a secret engagement.And now Nicole Kidman has finally confirmed she was in fact engaged to American rock star Lenny Kravitz.Speaking to NET-A-PORTER’s weekly digital magazine The Edit about her experience working with her ex’s daughter Zoe in Big Little Liars, the 49-year-old actress said:…

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Who What Wear: Bolanle Olukanni Stuns In SGTC by Nana

Beautiful television personality Balance olukanni is sizzling hot in SGTC by Nana outfit. Serving African vibes, Bolinto as she is popularly referred to gave us major fashion goals as she posed Ankara dress. The gorgeous off-shoulder dress which featured voluminous sleeves was perfectly matched with a pair of clear heeled sandals.Flaunting her curves in the…

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Supermodel Karlie Kloss Covers Autumn-Winter Issue Of JONES Magazine

Karlie Kloss tries on a platinum blonde hairstyle for her latest cover. The American beauty poses on the autumn-winter 2017 cover of JONES Magazine from Australian retailer David Jones. Photographed by Georges Antoni, Karlie wears a mushroom shaped hairstyle which serves 70’s inspired vibes. In the accompanying spread, the 24-year-old poses in glamorous styles. Stylist…

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KOKOnista Of The Day: Fashion Blogger Tania Cascilla

New York based Fashion and Lifestyle blogger Tania Cascilla is our KOKOnista of the day. Tania has been actively present in the fashion world for the past 12 years, she kicked off as a stylist and branched out into different areas such as styling, buying & marketing. So far, she has explored and gained experience…

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Lookbook: Quophi Akotuah Presents Detachable Collection

Quophi Akotuah Gh is a luxurious Unisex fashion brand in Ghana that creates authentic  Couture and prete-a-porte wears.The collection is inspired by the Renaissance era where women wore dramatic outfits often with detachable sleeves and gather made with rich textiles.Clothing styles in that era were also dictated by propriety, and stylish garments were a sign of respectability…

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Campaign: Roch Barbot & Arthur Gosse Model Canali SS17 Collection

Italy menswear designer Canali announces the launch of the new Canali SS17 Advertising Campaign. Shot on location in Italy, the campaign showcases the key themes of colour, light and texture which characterise the Canali SS17 collection.Malfilé suiting, earth-toned outerwear and lightweight summer knits and scarves are modelled by Roch Barbot and Arthur Gosse. The imagery…

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Designer Spotlight: Afriken By Nana Drops The Love Affair Capsule Collection

Afriken By Nana comes through with ‘The Love Affair Capsule’ collection for the lovers. “We believe in dressing up gorgeously with things like tulle, sequins, sparkles and lace on this special season.Love affair capsule collection is the perfect look to celebrate your beautiful occasion.” according to ABN. The brand played with African prints and other…

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Vimbai Mutinhiri, Kaylah Oniwo & More Cover Complete Fashion’s February Issue

Latest issue of Complete Fashion Magazine brings four new exciting covers for each section of the magazine; Complete Fashion woman, Complete Fashion man, The lifestyle section and the delectable Beauty box, all channeling contemporary fashion, and of course the most entertaining stories centered on fashion.Cover stars of the issue include Victor Ndigwe, Mayowa Nicholas, Bryan…

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KOKOnista Of The Day: Fashion Blogger Barbra Addo-Yeboah

Personal stylist and Beauty enthusiast Barbra Addo-Yeboah is our KOKOnista of the day. Known by her blog name BARBRA RAY, she is a Designer, Beauty Enthusiast, Fashionista, Philanthropist, and Stylist. Barbra fell in love with fashion as a child and has since not grown out of it. With over 47k following on Instagram, the Massachusetts-based…

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