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Who What Wear: Janelle Monae Stylish In An Off-White Dress At Marie Claire Event

Hidden Figures star Janelle Monae, How to Get Away with Murder’s Aja Naomi King, Emily Ratajkowski, Zoey Deutch, and Baywatch’s Alexandra Daddario who are the stars of Marie Claire’s ‘Fresh Faces’ issue, stepped out to celebrate their magazine covers recently in West Hollywood. The cover stars got glam for the party hosted on Friday night (April 21)…

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KOKO Weddings: Elie Saab Unveils SS18 Bridal Collection

Lebanese fashion designer Elie Saab showcases its summer spring 2018 collection as the brand gets our bride-to-be ready for their special day.The collections feature voluminous ballgowns, a-line dresses and some more streamlined silhouettes as it adds some floral and embroidery touch to the dresses. Its indeed a must-have! Credit: Elie Saab

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The Utterly Enchanting Christain Siriano Bridal Spring 2018 Collection

Famed designer Christian Siriano has just released his Spring Bridal collection, and this has got everyone drooling. Beautiful dresses all round. This bridal season, I wanted the collection to feel as romantic as ever with frothy tulle skirts and textured embroidered bodices. It is important to have a diverse collection and something for every bride. There are…

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Style Stalking: Cynthia Bailey In Tanya Marie Dress At ‘Dr Miami’ Premiere Party

American model, reality television star and actress Cynthia Bailey looked flawless on the red carpet as she attended WE tv’s Premiere Party for their new show “Dr. Miami” at the Tuck Room in North Miami Beach, Florida. Cynthia Bailey rocked a figure-hugging bespoke Tanya Marie designs dress, a sleek ponytail and finished the look with some pink lipstick…

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Who What Wear: Sazi Hills Stuns In Tuxedo Dress

South African top fashion blogger, Sazi Hills makes an impressive entrance at the ongoing South Africa Fashion Week in a black-coloured tuxedo dress. Blazing her path to sartorial stardom, Sazi shows off her incredible figure in the chic plunging tuxedo dress from New Feeling.Putting her toned legs on display, the Long Sleeve Tuxedo dress featured…

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SAFW Spring Summer 2017: Thebe Magugu Debuts New Collection

Emerging South African designer Thebe Magugu debuted his highly-anticipated collection at the South Africa Fashion Week SS17, kicked off in Johannesburg recently. The young designer plays with colour, shapes and texture as he sent a combination of flirty and edgy silhouettes down the runway. Magugu who studied Fashion & Apparel Design at Lisof Fashion School…

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Jennifer Lawrence Is Striking In Dior Fall 2017 Campaign

Jennifer Lawrence who has been appearing in campaigns for Dior since 2013 continues her multi-year relationship with the French house as she stars in its newest Dior Fall 2017 handbag campaign. Lensed by Brigitte Lacombe, the stunning actress pose in a series of black and white portraits. For the shoot, The Dior ambassador rocks a…

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WCW: The Multi-Talented Kemi Adetiba

Our Woman Crush this Wednesday is Kemi Adetiba, a Nigerian music video director, filmmaker, and television director. Born in Lagos on 8 January 1980, Femi towed the path of her father, Dele Adetiba, a veteran a veteran in the advertising and broadcast industries who played a pivotal role in the development in Nigeria. She got…

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Most Wanted: The Charming Bodysuit

Its about time you make the trendy bodysuit your new best friend. The basic outfit is making a straight comeback from the 80s and 90s and it is kicking crop tops right off their front seats of trendy wears.Bodysuits are basically one-piece swimsuits for the streets. While they all would be great with a pair…

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KOKOnista Of The Day: René Daniella Of Own By Femme

Our KOKOnista of the day is René Daniella. Better known as Own By Femme, our KOKOnista is a lifestyle, fashion, and travel blogger.mShe studied Broadcast journalism in New York City for her undergraduate degree and Global Communications in Paris, France as her Masters degree. René is both of American and English decent with a career…

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Who What Wear: Thandie Newton Stuns In Erdem Ensemble

Thandie Newton attended the 34th PaleyFest La Westworld Panel recently. After a bit flirtation with blonde tresses, it was back to black as the screen diva stuns in an Erdem Pre-Fall 2017 ensemble. The gorgeous outfit featured a patterned blouse and a sequin midi pencil skirt.Her blouse had pattern of birds perching on branches with…

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KOKOnista Of The Day: Style Maven Iman Diarra

Iman Diarra is a Parisian, West African style blogger and she is our KOKOnista of the day. The UK-based KOKOnista who started her blog in May 2014 describes her personal style as minimal with bolder influences. Her blog curates style as part of a lifestyle built around self-empowerment, expression and constant inspiration. Not only does she blog…

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Who What Wear: Yvonne Nwosu Sizzles In Double Denim

Yvonne Nwosu looks hot in a coordinated denim midi skirt and a matching jacket. The celebrity designer unbuttonned the jacket to reveal her a hint of cleavage. She stylishly tucked the jacket into the skirt.Starting at her petite waist, the midi skirt featured a button closure and a thigh-high slit which elongating her already enviably leggy…

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Ireland Baldwin Stuns In LBD For Dolce & Gabbana Party

American fashion model and actress, Ireland Baldwin stepped out on March 23rd for the Dolce & Gabbana Party which was held at the Dolce & Gabbana store in Beverly Hills, CA. Keeping it simple yet classy, the top model donned a little black dress from the fashion brand.The LBD featured a half-sleeves with sheer upper panel. She…

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Anna Taylor-Joy By Paolo Roversi For W Magazine

American-born actress Anya Taylor-Joy is the cover star of W Magazine’s April 2017 issue. Styled by Edward Enninful, the screen diva stands out inhume counture gowns from Valentino, Giambattista Valli, Dior and more. Captured by Paolo Roversi, Anya sports a wavy hairstyle powdered with a pink or yellow hue. Credit: W Magazine

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Magazine Cover: Karlie Kloss For Vogue Australia

Karlie Kloss posed for the April issue of Vogue Australia. Channeling vintage styles, Karlie wears a one shoulder Saint Laurent dress with a sculpted shoulder.Photographed by Benny Horne and styled by Christine Centenera, the blonde beauty wears designs of Emilio Pucci, Dior, Balenciaga and more. In one image, the 24-year-old is photographed at the famous…

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Stephanie Coker Makes A Stylish Statement In Titi Bello

Stephanie Coker slipped into a voluminous-sleeved top designed Titi Bello. The top featured a V-shaped neckline which shows a hint of cleavage as she oozes high fashion sophistication. Stephanie teamed the print top with a pair of white pants.She topped the ensemble with a purple coloured turban from Turban Tempest. The Television host accessorised the…

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KOKO’s Best Dressed Of The Week

It is time for style check-up! Each week, we crown celebrities who inspired us with their style from red carpet to off-duty. This week was all about looking extra posh and polished for our KOKOnistas. From gorgeous gowns to show-stopping street wear, theses ladies prove that no matter where you’re going, it never hurts to…

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Diva Alert: Janelle Monae Dazzles In A Sequin Dress

31-year-old actress and singer Janelle Monae, put on a show-stopping display in a black Natori sequinned gown which flashed a hint of her ample décolletage as she graced an event recently.She took her eye-catching attire to the stage at Lord & Taylor in New York City as she performed during the launch of their The Dress Address…

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Street Style: Kaylah Oniwo Looks Chic In Vonne Couture

Nigerian multimedia personality, Kaylah Oniwo wows her fans as she dons Vonne Couture head-to-toe. Showing off her sartorial flair, the fashion guru took to the street for a photoshoot. She slipped into a a flowing white top layered with ruffles, the neckline of which had settled low enough to bare a bit of cleavage.She perfectly…

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KOKOnista Of The Day: Zimbabwean Beauty Natasha Ndlovu

Our KOKOnista of the day is London-based Natasha Ndlovu. Natasha is a popular model, blogger and photographer who writes about fashion, photography, beauty and travel, as well as shares her experiences working in the fashion industry. Born in Zimbabwe, the multitalented beauty grew up in South Africa and attained a BA in Visual Arts from…

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TBT: Nollywood Actress Bimbo Ankintola

Our Throwback Thursday spotlight is on Veteran Nollywood actress Bimbo Akintola. Born May 5, 1970, Bimbo had her primary education at Maryland Convent Private School, Maryland, Lagos State. She proceeded to Command Day Secondary School, Lagos. She graduated from University Of Ibadan, Oyo State where she studied Theatre Arts.The screen diva made her acting debut…

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Ophelie Guillermand Stars In Harper’s Bazaar Serbia April 2017 Cover

Top model Ophelie Guillermand lands the cover story of Harper’s Bazaar Serbia’s April 2017 edition. Looking red-hot, the brunette model wears a Chanel tweed coat with Faraone Mennella boots for the cover page. Captured by by fashion photographer Andrew Yee at Atelier Management, Ophelie models elegant blazers and jackets from the spring collections for the…

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Curvy Style: The Hourglass Queen Minnie Dlamini

Today, we will be featuring South African actress and television presenter, Minenhle Dlamini in our Curvy Style section. Born on the 7th of July, 1990, Minnie as she is fondly called had her early education at Northlands Girls’ High School before she proceeded to the University of Cape Town where she studied film, media, drama…

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KOKOnista Of The Day: Natural Hair Vlogger Jessica Lewis

Widely popular natural hair YouTube vlogger Jessica Lewis is our KOKOnista of the the day. The mastermind behind Mahogany Curls is a native of Georgia and she has been inspiring women who have been embracing their natural hair since 2009.Her channel focuses on natural hairstyles, eschewing the use of chemical products. She has earned more…

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WCW: The Award-Winning Fashion Designer Lisa Folawiyo

Lisa Folawiyo, a lawyer turned fashion designer of a global brand is our Woman Crush this Wednesday. Her self-named brand which is formally known as Jewel by Lisa is a multi-faceted global womenswear and accessories collection. The award-winning designer started her brand in 2005 with the sole aim of transforming the idea of ready-to-wear African…

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Oprah Winfrey & Renée Elise Goldsberry Cover ESSENCE’s April 2017 Issue

Media mogul Oprah Winfrey and actress Renee Elise Goldsberry grace the cover of Essence Magazine’s latest edition. The stars of HBO’s upcoming ‘The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks’ look stunning as they both sport white dresses and gold jewellery.The duo are honouring Henrietta Lacks whose cells where used to push science and medicine.”I love the…

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Who What Wear: Lorna Maseko Slays In Lesego Kgosimolao

Lorna Maseko turned heads at the 11th annual South African Film and Television Awards (SAFTAs) which held at the Sun City super bowl, South Africa recently. Keeping up her fashionable appearances, the South African screen diva stepped out in a bustier gown for the event.Lorna channeled a super chic look as she paired the satin…

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Celebrity Style Redefined: Pearl Modiadie’s Hairvolution

Pearl Modiadie proves to her fans that change is truly the only constant thing. With series of ‘hairvolution,’ the South African beauty wdoes not seize to give us amazing hair goals. After years of wearing weaves Pearl decided to embrace her natural hair which she debuted in 2014. She captioned the photo; “I have been wearing weaves…

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Street Style: Ayanda Thabethe Is Flawless In New Photos

South African Television presenter Ayanda Thabethe totally channelled her inner sporty spice in new photos she shared on Instagram. The BET Africa presenter flaunted her toned legs in a thigh-skimming little black dress which she paired with casual sneakers.Ayanda wore her lengthy hair in a side-part as she sports minimal makeup which added a youthful…

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KOKO Junior: TY Bello’s Super Cute Twins

Famed Photographer and musician TY Bello gave birth to Twin boys, Christopher & Christian. The proud mum who has been married for 9 years, gave birth in the United States of America in 2014. In an interview, TY Bello said the journey to pregnancy was a very intense one for her, as she also cleared…

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Barbara Palvin Stuns In Colorful Looks For Fashion Unfiltered

Hungarian model and actress, Barbara Palvin channels colourful looks as she models for online magazine, Fashion Unfiltered’s latest issue. Photographed by Miguel Reveriego, the former Victoria’s Secret model’s makeup was done by Vincent Oquendo.Styled by Anna Katsanis and assistant, Alexandria Rudolph, Barbara wears Christian Soriano, Max Mara, DKNY and more. From red hair to platinum…

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KOKOnista Of The Day: Saína Tchaas Nu Is The Lawyer Bae Breaking The Internet

Our KOKOnista of the day is social media influencer, Saína Tchaas Nu. Saína is a lawyer, philanthropist and creative strategist. The beautiful lawyer specializes in Intellectual Property legal matters facing the Film, Television, Music, Art, Tech, as well as the Fashion industries.As an entrepreneur, Saína is the Founder and Creative Director of Nuri Nahara, an…

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Who What Wear: Toju Foyeh Stuns In Self-Designed African Print Dress

Celebrity fashion designer, Toju Foyeh is arguably one of the hottest designers in the Nigerian fashion scene. Modelling one of her designs, the fashion designer donned an African-print ensemble in new photos she recently shared on Instagram. Toju dressed her sensational frame in the lace-detailed dressed which she paired with a matching headgear.The gorgeous dress…

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Lindsey Wixson & Jules Horn For V Magazine By Karl Lagerfeld

Lindsey Wixson models Spring collection for V Magazine’s latest issue. Captured by Karl Lagerfeld, the American beauty was joined by Jules Horn as they both pose in ballroom-inspired look. Styled by Amanda Harlech, the top model sports airy gowns and embellished separates from the likes of Chanel, Dior and Givenchy. Charlotte Tilbury worked on makeup…

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Jasmine Sanders, Alessio Pozzi & More Are Party-Ready In Just Cavalli’s Spring 2017 Campaign

The Just Cavalli Spring/Summer 2017 campaign is inspired by the music played during a night of partying.Duo Photographers Luca and Alessandro Morelli capture Jasmine Sanders, Frida Aasen and Julia for the Campaign. Lensed in a night club setting, the luxury brand also taps male models Matthew Noszka, Lucas Alves Alessio Pozzi for the advertisements. Just…

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