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Fall 2018 Ready to Wear Collection: Marc Jacobs

I like the over, over size nature of this collection; I think it boxes you in a chic, mysterious way. The Stephen Jones hats combo reminds me of Mask of Zorro. I love the effect of being wrapped in comfort and warmth that the large coats seem to exude. This is Marc Jacobs 2018 Ready… Continue reading Fall 2018 Ready to Wear Collection: Marc Jacobs

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Duro Olowu Fall 2018 Ready to Wear Collection

Duro Olowu's excellent skill at mixing patterns and textiles come into play in his 2018 Ready to Wear Fall Collection. A strong suite in this collection is the mixture of vibrant prints to complement cool colors like the black, red, pink and white used in the collection. Simple, easy dresses with bell sleeves are held… Continue reading Duro Olowu Fall 2018 Ready to Wear Collection

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Back zipper, Front zipper

Reformation Bruno Pants When it comes to comfort, I am thinking a pair of denim pants with zippers that run from the back to the front or placed just at the back will be preferable to regular pants. Aside from being trendy, these pants are functional; when it comes to adjusting the pants to fit… Continue reading Back zipper, Front zipper

African designers · Fashion & Style · Runway

Makioba’s Romantic February 2018 Collection

I am just sitting back and enjoying this collection. It brings big, bold and beautiful into a gorgeous and vibrant reality. It is clear to see the confident smile captured by Smile Fotografi, on the face of Tunmise Oshanisi @everbold, and her diva fierce look while modeling ensembles from the collection. Makioba's Romantic February 2018… Continue reading Makioba’s Romantic February 2018 Collection

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Photo of the Day

NYFW 2018 Joan Smalls wearing a multi-colored Ralph Lauren mini-dress is our style crush for today. The mini dress featured shades of  blue, white, yellow, green and red stripes. With her slicked back hair and glowing natural makeup, Joan Smalls looked chic and sophisticated in the multi-colored piece, one of the latest from Ralph Lauren.

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the culture of hair

I remember the first time I saw a woman sporting kudos (bald hair), it was a spectacular moment. She wore the hairstyle like a queen 👑; her big round earrings, a bright shade of red lipstick and makeup all added glamour to her hairstyle. The image is burned into my heart ♥. Plenty of love… Continue reading the culture of hair

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The Malaika Collection by Ophelia Crossland

The Malaika Collection by Ophelia Crossland presents a variety of choices for brides who are going for a bohemian styled wedding, a simple court wedding or who prefer traditional ceremonies. The designer cleverly blends modern style using sheer details, mesh, fringe, thigh high slits with traditional bridal wear silhouettes and embroidery opening up each piece… Continue reading The Malaika Collection by Ophelia Crossland