Tea Musings| Makeup Dependency

While sipping Twining black tea, flavored with mango and strawberry this morning, I reflected on the growing dependence, of today’s woman on makeup. From contouring, to plastic surgery, fanatic exercise and eating regime et al. All this, to attain the perfect peak of “beauty” for varied reasons, which may or may not stem from, self-esteem…

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How To Wear Prints To Work

Hi print lovers! This is the second outfit, I created from the Jawa print from Vlisco, gifted to me by the AfricanPrintsToday team. (SEE FIRST OUTFIT POST). This outfit was created for work, I wanted to create an outfit that would strike a perfect balance between edgy and conservative. The asymmetrical trend came to mind…

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Davido Unveils Clothing Line

David ‘Davido’ Adeleke has taken to instagram to announce the launch of his own clothing line with the caption; My Official clothing line website is up and running! Make sure you check it out and get your O.B.O T-Shirts today www.HknGangWears.com more designs and clothes coming soon! Davido joins a long list of celebrities who…

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Mania Magazine: The Age Issue

This Age issue bothers not on the concept of ageing but on the idea of ‘coming of age’. We’ve explored the concepts of decadence with heart rendering articles and illustrations. Our cover girl Bassey Ikpi is the famous Nigerian poet whose stellar performances on Russell Simmons’ Def Poetry Jam got her fame and acclaim. She shares her upcoming projects in an…

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Rihanna Rocks A Floral Ankara Dress On The Cover Of Harper’s Bazaar China

Pop sensation Rihanna after swimming with sharks for the U.S. edition of Harper’s Bazaar magazine looks haaamazing on the April 2015 issue of Harper’s Bazaar China. In the stunning shoot by fashion photographer Chen Man, the “FourFiveSeconds” singer rocks a colorful floral ankara dress and headpiece, RiRi revealed both of her front page shots on Instagram, writing: “#COVER…

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Eku Edewor And Lynxx Feature In ThisDay Style’s Heritage Shoot

TV personality Eku Edewor and music artist Lynxxx feature on the cover of ThisDay Style‘s Sunday 1st March 2015 edition & in its Heritage Shoot. In the issue, the pair discuss how their heritage and culture has influenced their lives and career, while going on a journey of “securing their place as entertainment royalty”.    Eku wears Iconic Invanity S/S15…

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”I’m Trying To Do Two Things At Once……. So That Leaves Me Feeling Pretty Exhausted”- Michelle Williams For ELLE UK

34 year old Oscar nominated actress Michelle Williams is the cover girl of ELLE UK’s April 2015 issue. Michelle looked incredible in Louis Vuitton and was photographed by Kerry Hallihan. Read excerpts from the cover interview:  On Hollywood; ”You truly never know what’s going to happen,’ she says of the unpredictability of theatre (having just ended a run playing…

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“The Fountain Of Youth [For Me] Is Exercise, Lots Of Water, Lots Of Laughter, Lots Of Sex”- Cameron Diaz For Cosmopolitan UK

42 year old Cameron Diaz sat down with Cosmopolitan UK for their Love Your Body issue to talk about how she stays fit and healthy through a combination of diet, exercise, and, yes, sex. “The fountain of youth [for me], let’s see…I guess it’s exercise, healthy diet, lots of water, lots of laughter, lots of sex…

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Actress Kristen Stewart Stars In Karl Lagerfeld’s Latest Campaign For Chanel

Actress Kristen Stewart stars in Karl Lagerfeld’s latest campaign for Chanel alongside Vanessa Paradis and Alice Dellal in the 11.12 bag for the “3 Girls 3 Bags” ads. Stewart wears a silk crepe suit in her ads with a white T-shirt underneath, “For me, the iconic handbag is just like the House of Chanel, fundamental and modern,” Stewart…

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French watch brand Withings Channel Cara Delevingne And Kate Moss’s My Burberry Fragrance Advertisements For Its Latest Activité Pop Watch Campaing

French watch brand Withings has chosen to channel Cara Delevingne and Kate Moss’s My Burberry fragrance advertisements for its Activité Pop watch adverts. The images star 10-year-old Harley Chapmen as Delevingne while 12-year-old Maya Koski-Wood plays Moss, according to Fashionista, the brand did not have the budget to get big stars, so why not get the…

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